Throughout the year we organise and deliver a number of small events. Information about them including what’s involved, dates and how to sign up is below.

Ravens Budgens Aquathlon Series 2023

This year we will be running 3 Aquathlons as part of our series and these swim-run events are open to all abilities with races for adults & juniors. Distances include:

Junior (8-15yrs on race day): 250m swim / 1.5km run

Sprint (16+): 500m swim / 3km run

Standard: (16+): 750m swim / 4.5km run

Race dates are: 24th May  /  12th July  /  13th September

All races are on a Wednesday evening with the racing kicking off at approximately 6:30pm


All finishers get a bespoke medal and trophies for podium finishers.


In 2023 we will also be creating a series leaderboard. The top 10 finishers in each event will gain points that will be added up over the 3 race events. In order to be eligible for the 2023 Series trophy an athlete must compete in all 3 race events.


To sign up head to and type ‘Ravens Budgens Aquathlon’ to find the race event you like.

Ravens Budgens Mental Mile 2023 – June 17th 2023

This is a new event that we are launching for 2023. The concept is simple but the challenge is far from easy. The Mental Mile is a physical, tactical, logistical and mental challenge of completing multiple 1 mile efforts of either swimming or running. 

The event is open to solo athletes but is more suitable for teams of 2-4 people. The options for races include………

Swim Only – open to solo athletes and teams of 2-4 people

Swimmers will complete 13 x 1 mile swims starting every hour on the hour.

Run Only – open to solo athletes and teams of 2-4 people

Runners will complete 39 x 1 mile runs starting every 20mins

SwimRun – open to teams of 3-4 people

Teams will complete 13 x 1 mile swims and 39 x 1 mile runs working as a team


All athletes will receive a fantastic bespoke event medal, hot drinks will be made available during the event and a post event meal will be on offer as well.


The event is on Saturday June 17th and will begin at 07:00 lasting a total of 13hrs.


To sign up and find out more click  

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