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One Mile Swim 12th November 2016


The BodyHoliday 1 Mile Swim with Keri-anne Payne will see swimmers of all abilities competing for fun in this stunning Caribbean location. Starting and ending on the resort’s pristine beach, the race will take place in the beautiful turquoise waters of Cariblue Bay.

Olympic Athlete Kerrie Ann Payne at The Body Holiday Lesport

Keri-anne Payne, two-time World Champion and Olympic Silver Medalist, will be at BodyHoliday two weeks leading up to the 1 Mile Swim offering morning beach fitness classes to guests as well as a leading bespoke open water swimming programme.


One Mile Swim Course

The BodyHoliday 1 Mile Swim with Keri-anne is equivalent to 64 lengths of a 25 meter pool. The average completion time is 45 minutes. The one mile race will start on the north side of the Cariblue Beach. Swimmers will swim out and back twice in an M-shape style finishing on the south side of the beach.


Age Requirements

The minimum age for entry is 16yrs

Race Entry Fees

  • International Entry – $120
  • BodyHoliday Guest Entry – $60
  • SwimFit Programme Attendees – FREE
  • Local & Regional Entries – A discount is available if you are a resident of a Caribbean island. Contact us for details.

Registration includes:

  • Swim Cap (must be worn for safety)
  • Race T-Shirt
  • Finishers’ Medal
  • Post Swim Refreshments

Proceeds from the event will be donated to a local charity teaching young children how to swim and be safe in and around the water. The Charity also develops their water-sports skills giving them employment opportunities in the future.


Two free all inclusive nights will be awarded to the fastest male and female to complete the swim.

Race with Olympic Swimmer Keri-Anne Payne in St Lucia at the Body Holiday Lesport


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BodyHoliday is the official hotel of the 1 Mile Swim. It is the ultimate getaway for body and mind. Recognised as one of the finest destination resorts and centre of well-being, there couldn’t be a more idyllic place to be either before or after the 1 Mile Swim. Click here to book your stay.

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