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Medway Big Splash
The Medway Big Splash weekend showcases aquatics and
water based activities at Medway's Sports Centres and
will return January 2018.
Inspired to learn to swim, or to improve your
stroke? Find out more about the Medway Sport
Swim Academy programme for all ages. We offer a wide range
of swimming lessons, from tiny babies through to adults who want to
improve their stroke. Whatever the ability or need, we can
The Medway Big Splash
Sports Centres swimming
pools all host free family pool parties with large pool
inflatable and splash fun, music, inflatables and raft games
including an organised family gala with races and medals.
Also over the weekend our pool parties feature club
and aquatic tasters sessions including aqua zorbs, diving, water
polo, scuba, synchronised swimming, lifesaving and much more.
The Medway Big Splash Team Challenge.
The ‘It’s a Knock-Out’ style competition sees teams of
four (to six) people battle it out in events
including water polo, water volleyball, waboba, relay races,
treasure hunt and a giant inflatable obstacle
The Medway Big Swim Challenge
How many miles can Medway swim?
The Medway Big Swim
Challenge offers the public the chance
to come together to amass lengths throughout the day.
It's is open to all ages, who can safely swim at least 25m
and every participant receives a free Big Splash souvenir
t-shirt and medal.
During the 2017 event participants swam a total of 3,280
lengths or 51.25 miles see full
The Medway Big Splash Aquathlon
We launched a new Aquathlon event in association with
Medway Tri for
To encourage all levels to take part in this multi race format,
all competitors will complete a separate run and swim, with
distances determined by age group and or confidence.
Times for each discipline are added together to determine the
fastest time and winner in each category.
- Race 1 - 150m swim then 1.5km run (9 to 14yrs)
- Race 2 - 300m swim then 3km run (9yrs +)
- Race 3 - 500m swim then 5km run (15yrs +)
Results from 2017 can be found here .
Medway Sporting Legacy
Medway Clubs supporting the Big Splash event are:
If your club want to get involved email firstname.lastname@example.org