Love Sports Events are proud to work with London Royal Docks Open Water Swimming to host this iconic swim race in the heart of London for the 5th consecutive year. These unique and historic waters offer an unforgettable opportunity to compete in open water in the heart of the vibrant East End. Whether you are looking to enter your first open water event or take on the ultimate swimmers’ challenge, the Dock2Dock offers a range of distances to suit all abilities.
The 5k & 10k events both start in Royal Victoria Dock and the course will take you east towards London City Airport and into Royal Albert Dock to the turnaround before heading back west, past the imposing historic cranes lining the dock. 5k swimmers will complete 1 lap of the this course and the 10k swimmers will complete it twice.
The 1.5k event will take place in Royal Victoria Dock on a one loop course.
The Dock2Dock Race will operate using the NOWCA safety system offering all competitors a safe and enjoyable race.
Please be aware that this is a challenging event and is not suitable for swimmers without some open water training. Find the location of your nearest NOWCA venue and get training for the 2020 Dock2Dock.