It’s time to get in shape for this year’s Tiddenfoot swimathon

The Swimathon takes place April 18-19
The Swimathon takes place April 18-19

Do you like a challenge? Do you need something to motivate you to get fit? Do you swim?

Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre in Linslade is holding a swimathon again this year and again their charity partner is Marie Curie which provides nursing care at home for people with a terminal illness.

The session dates this year are Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19.

Distances vary from 1.5km to 5km and you can take part on your own or as part of a team of up to five people. You can register online at where you can find out all the details you need such as training programmes and swimming tips.

A Marie Curie spokesman said: “Do something worthwhile and raise money for charity while getting yourself fitter as well.”