Canary Wharf 1 Mile Swim

Millwall Dock, London

Organiser's Description

Starting at the Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre, this 1 mile race takes place in Millwall Outer Dock, a filming location for James Bond's "The world is not enough."

Waves at 06:30am, 07:00am and 07:30am. Feeling fit? Why not swim in all 3 waves! £100.00 cash prize for the fastest time of the morning.

We have some wetsuits available to borrow too. Times recorded by our team (no timing chip needed). With a maximum of 30 swimmers per heat, this is a perfect event for first timers and experienced athletes.

15 June 2020 - Turner Swim have confirmed this event is going ahead as planned. There are no changing rooms and showers included due to Government regulations, changing outside or in your car. The event will be managed health and safety wise accordingly with no refunds.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a compulsory wetsuit swim. This is an adult event for over 18's only. In 2018 the winner was a female, in 2019 a male, we look forward to seeing who wins in 2020.

Race hard, get changed and head to work refreshed!


  • 1 mile swim Heat 1 (6:30am)
    £20 BOOK
  • 1 mile swim Heat 2 (7:00am)
    £20 BOOK
  • 1 mile swim Heat 3 (7:30am)
    £20 BOOK
  • Enter All Three Heats 3 x 1 mile swims
    £40 BOOK

Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre, E14 3QS.

Millwall Dock, Canary Wharf, London.

Turner Swim run adult swim coaching in five star London hotels at Westminster and Piccadilly, in Manchester and Dublin, as well as open water swim coaching by Canary Wharf.

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Canary Wharf 1 Mile Swim

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Friendly relaxed event

This was my first open water swim. Would recommend for other new starters.

Elizabeth Wan / Jul 22, 2019

Brilliant race - will get incredibly popular

The water in Millwall Docks was surprisingly fresh and clear. The 1 Mile race course was easily navigated and the whole event extremely well organised. Coming back next year. I want to be sub 30.

Paul Crompton / Jul 21, 2019

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