You are here
Home > Races > Swimming and Running Festival


Swimming and Running Festival

Sywell Country Park – Sunday 24 May 2020

Recognising the diversity of interests of its members, Wellingborough and District AC will host its first Swimming and Running Festival at Sywell Country Parks fantastic Open Water Centre.

Race Information

There will be four race events:

  • 5k Run
  • Sprint Aquathon (750m swim + 5k run)
  • 750m Swim
  • 1500m Swim


Sywell Country Park, Washbrook Lane, Ecton, Northampton NN6 0QX, for full directions click here.


Registration: Saturday 23 May 10:00 to 12:00 in reservoir tower and Sunday 24 May 07:45 to 08:45 in reservoir tower.

Aquathon Transition: will be open from 07:45 and closes at 08:45.

Start Times

5k Run: 09:00 – Run: 5km route click here.
Sprint Aquathon: 09:10 – 750m Swim for map click here Run: 5km route click here.
750m Swim: 10:00 – 750m Swim for map click here.
1500m Swim: 10:30 – 1500m Swim for map click here.

Entry Fees

5k Run: £12.50 to enter click here.
Sprint Aquathon: £17.50 to enter click here.
750m Swim: £12.50 to enter click here.
1500m Swim: £15.00 to enter click here.


Only £3.00 per car – paid cash to the car park marshals on the day.


Commemorative swim hat (for swim events) and medal (for all competitors).

First Aid

Mobile medical crews will be on standby throughout the event.


There are toilet facilities in the transition area as well as a toilet block close to the park Café.

Drinks & Refreshments

At the Mobile Café near transition and the park café. There is a drinks station at the start of the run route.