Sandford Parks Lido Events

Every year we run a number of special events on site, here is the list for 2014.


  • Brass Monkey swim
    Sunday 4th January 2015
     Brass Monkey swimSunday 4th January 2015Congratulations to all who took part and survived the 2015 race.  Results can be found at the bottom of this page
  • Sandford Parks Lido May Triathlon
    Sunday 17th May 2015
    Sandford Parks Lido May TriathlonThis is a new super sprint distance triathlon at Sandford Parks Lido.  Following the success of our annual CheltenhamTriathlon which takes place in September we have now introduced this early season triathlon event
  • Cheltenham Biathle
    Sunday 14th June 2015
    Cheltenham Biathle, GB Series Race 3Race 3 of the GB Biathle Series will take place on Sunday 15th June 2014. Biathle is a continuous run-swim-run competition organised by Pentathlon GB
  • Sunrise Swim
    Sunday 21st June 2015
    Be ready to swim when the sun rises on the longest day of the year at 4.42am
  • GE Aviation Aquathlon
    Sunday 28th June 2015
    A sporting challenge at the lido suitable for all abilities.2015 race will be held on Sunday 28th June
  • Pied Piper Junior Aquathlon
    Saturday 11th July 2015
     2015 race will be held on Saturday 11th July.You can enter now by visiting https://endurancecui
  • Night Swimmer
    Friday 24th July 2015
    A team endurance swimming event commencing at 8pm and finishing at 8am.  See how far you can travel in a 12 hour period
  • Season Ticket Holders Swim & Social
    Saturday 1st August 2015
    Evening swim and social event for Season Ticket Holders. This evening is free but tickets must be obtained from the lido reception prior to the evening
  • 2 Peaks 1 Pool
    Sunday 16th August 2015
    A team challenge combining a walk/run to two checkpoints on picturesque hills surrounding Cheltenham, followed by a refreshing swim at Sandford Parks Lido.  Walk or run from the lido to Cleeve Hill and then on to Leckhampton Hill (or the other way – your choice) then return to the lido for an 8 length (400m) swim
  • Heritage Open Day
    Saturday 12th September 2015
    Sandford Parks Lido opens as part of the Heritage Open Days weekend.Open between 11am-7
  • Cheltenham Triathlon
    Sunday 13th September 2015
     This is a fun event open to all abilities of competitors, over the age of 17 who enjoy a personal or team challenge. The swim is undertaken in the Lido's 50 metre outdoor swimming pool (10 lengths)
  • The Devil's Aquathlon
    Sunday 4th October 2015
    2015 race will take place on Sunday 4th October.The Devil's Aquathlon is a tough swimming and running challenge which raises funds for two charities and is designed for competitors aged 17 and above who enjoy a personal or team challenge

Brass Monkey Swim

Brass Monkey Swim (i-oqDhWK.jpg)

Sunday 4th January 2015

A new tough sporting challenge at Sandford Parks Lido only for the most hardy of swimmers.