Event Guide 2024

Be part of our popular Event Guide supplement

The Outdoor Swimmer Annual Outdoor Swimming Event Guide for 2024 is a must-read guide for open water swimmers planning their events for the year. This year’s guide will be included as an insert in the March issue of the magazine, shared as a free download in our email newsletter and available on the Outdoor Swimmer website. The estimated readership is 20,000 to 40,000 and we know readers keep and refer back to the guide multiple times as they seek out new events.

Opportunity for your brand

The Event Guide has a full range of advertising and advertorial options, and is ideal for bringing your brand to the front of swimmers’ minds while they are planning their swimming year. Rates as follows:

  • Quarter page*: £250
  • Half page*: £450
  • Full page: £650
  • Competition (including full page and additional newsletter promotion): £850

*Designed by us. Please provide; 50-100 words, image/s and URL or QR code. Half page allows a larger image or two.

(all costs exclude VAT)

Event listings

The Event Guide includes a comprehensive UK listing along with a selection of international event listings for 2024. Listings are free (name of event and date) – please contact stuart@outdoorswimmer.com if you have an event you would like included.

If you’d like additional promotion for your event or series in the Guide, please ask Stuart about featured event options.

Reach and ROI

You can expect the following exposure:

  • Magazine readership – 13k
  • Solus email – 37k
  • Social media – 64k
  • Website – 75k visits per month

The 2023 Event Guide was accessed 9,539 times between March and June 2023.


Confirm interest with Stuart@outdoorswimmer.com by 6 February 2024.

Artwork and assets required by 11 February 2024.