Children having fun at Medway's Big Splash
  • Date: 13th April 2019
  • Location: Across Medway
  • Time: 10:00 - 16:00
  • Cost: Free entry with some paid for events

The Medway Big Splash was back for 2019 at Medway Park, Splashes, Strood Sports Centre and Hoo Sports Centre!

Sessions that were on offer

A celebration of water-based activities across Medway’s sports centres with free taster sessions included:

  • synchro
  • diving
  • water-polo
  • Fin2Fit mermaiding
  • RLSS Rookie lifeguard
  • Save a Baby’s Life demonstrations. 

Our friends from Black Lion Swimming Club, MedwayTri, Medway Mermaids and Medway WaterSports joined in the fun and gave you the opportunity to take part in some club-based activities.

This year's challenges

Swimming challenges

You took part in our distance badge challenge where you had 2 hours to swim as many lengths as possible and gain a Swim England distance certificate and Badge. 

The ultimate 1 mile challenge (64 lengths) was also an option.

Medway Sport Indoor Triathlon - 2pm to 4pm

New to the Big Splash for 2019 was our very own indoor Triathlon at Medway Park, Mill Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1HF. 

Swim, cycle and run in our ‘Super Sprint’ event featuring 15 minutes of swimming, 15 minutes of cycling and 15 minutes of running.

Medals for all participants and special prizes for top 3 men and women.

Entry fee

  • £10 for Medway Sport premier members
  • £12 non-members

Payment by cheque, in person or by calling Medway Park reception on 01634 336 654.

Register for the Triathlon

To enter please complete the Big Spash Triathlon entry form and email it to medwaysport@medway.gov.uk.