Dart 10K
Sep
4
7:00 am07:00

Dart 10K

The Dart 10k is a unique 10km swim down the River Dart in the beautiful Devon countryside; from Totnes to the picturesque village of Dittisham.

As a charity partner we need a team of volunteers to support our swimmers and to help with providing refreshments and traffic marshalling. With an early start on Sunday morning volunteers will need to arrive in Totnes on Saturday 3rd September and camp overnight.  In 2015 lots of our volunteers took advantage of the beautiful location and made a long weekend of it; combing a day helping FRANK Water with other Devon based activities!

FRANK Water will have a team of swimmers participating in this event and we would love to hear from you if you would like more information on taking part. 

Windermere One Way Swim
Sep
4
7:00 am07:00

Windermere One Way Swim

For the second year running FRANK Water is the official partner of the Windermere One Way Swim. Starting at the beautiful and sheltered Fell Foot Park at the southern end of Lake Windermere participants will swim the epic 10 miles to finish at the northern tip of the lake at Low Wray. 

We need FRANK Water volunteers on dry land to offer support to all the amazing athletes in this event and to help with some general marshalling duties.  We are hoping to secure a team of volunteers to support us for the whole weekend; camping locally helping at both the Chill Swim on Saturday 3rd and the Windermere One Way swim on Sunday 4th September.

This swim is regarded as THE big swim of the open water swimming season and places have already sold out.  FRANK Water has some exclusive places available for those that wish to swim and raise vital funds to support our projects. 

The Coniston ChillSwim
Sep
3
7:00 am07:00

The Coniston ChillSwim

The Coniston Chill Swim is an amazing 5.25 mile swim across the length of Coniston Water in the Lake District.  For the third year running we are the official charity partner of the Coniston Chill Swim and we need volunteers to help us with event logistic and providing moral support to our athletes!

Fancy a weekend in the beautiful Lake District?  We need volunteers to join us in camping locally and helping at both the Chill Swim on Saturday 3rd and the Windermere One-Way swim on Sunday 4th September.

FRANK Water will have a team of swimmers participating in this event and we would love to hear from you if you would like more information on taking part. 

End of the Road Festival
Sep
1
Sep 4

End of the Road Festival

In September as the festival season draws to a close we return to Larmer Tree Gardens near Salisbury for the very popular End of The Road Festival.

All volunteers will need to arrive on Wednesday evening or early Thursday morning in time for the team briefing at lunchtime on Thursday 1st September.

Shambala Festival
Aug
25
Aug 28

Shambala Festival

Shambala is located on a secret country estate near Market Harborough in Northamptonshire and is without a doubt one of our most popular festivals. Each year August Bank Holiday comes alive with fancy dressed revellers.

Shambala festival is free from disposable plastics, there is a total site ban on disposable water and drinks bottles.  Everyone from crew, to festival-goers and artists are encouraged to bring reusable drinks bottles to reduce the plastic waste.  FRANK Water plays an essential role in this amazing feat in providing chilled, filtered tap water to everyone who purchases a FRANK Water reusable drinks bottle or wristband.

Volunteers will need to arrive on site on Wednesday 24th August.

Thames Marathon Bridge to Bridge
Aug
7
7:00 am07:00

Thames Marathon Bridge to Bridge

Support our team of swimmers as they complete a gruelling 14km swim from Henley to Marlow Bridges in Oxfordshire to raise vital funds for FRANK Water.  We need volunteers to cheer on the FRANK Water team and to help with registration procedures and at food stations.

As the official charity partner we will need a large team of volunteers to help us at this event.  The Volunteer Support Team will travel to Henley on Saturday 6th August and camp locally on the shore of the Thames. In 2015 we enjoyed a team meal in a local pub the evening before an early start the next day.  Volunteers will finish in the afternoon in time to return home on Sunday evening.

Have you ever thought about participating in a sponsored swimming event? This swim could be for you - FRANK Water is hoping to have a large team for this 14km swim.  Follow this link for more information on becoming a FRANK Water athlete. 

WOMAD Festival
Jul
28
Jul 31

WOMAD Festival

WOMAD Festival is the largest festival for the FRANK Water FreeFill calendar.  We will need 60 volunteers to sign up to support FRANK Water to keep everyone at the festival happy and hydrated. 

The wonderful WOMAD (World of Music, Arts and Dance) Festival is returning to Charlton Park in Wiltshire 28-31 July for its 10th year in 2016.  The beautiful Charlton Park near Malmesbury in Wiltshire; for four days each July becomes host to artists and musicians from around the world.

Volunteers will need to arrive onsite on Wednesday 27th July and will be able to depart on either the evening of Sunday 31st July or Monday 1st August.

Larmer Tree Festival
Jul
13
Jul 17

Larmer Tree Festival

Larmer Tree Festival is located at the lovely Larmer Tree Gardens on the Dorset/Wiltshire border near Salisbury.  In its 26th year it is a well established and popular festival in a beautiful location, in recent years the weather has been very kind at this time of year.

This is a five day festival and we will need volunteers to be onsite by the morning of Wednesday 13th July.  The festival ends on Sunday evening, we will try and accommodate those needing to leave late afternoon/early evening so that they can get back to work on Monday morning although most volunteers will leave in Monday 18th July.

Cornbury Music Festival
Jul
8
Jul 10

Cornbury Music Festival

FRANK Water will be bringing FreeFill to Cornbury Music Festival for the 5th year in a row.  Described as a one-of-a-kind: eclectic and eccentric musical carnival.  Located in the stunning 4,000 acre Great Tew Estate in Oxfordshire; it is only a short drive from Bristol.  Headliners this year include Jamie Cullum and Soul II Soul.

Volunteers will need to arrive onsite on Thursday 7th July and be able to leave in the evening of Sunday 10th July or Monday 11th July.

Bristol Triathlon
Jun
5
8:00 am08:00

Bristol Triathlon

When a run or swim alone simply doesn’t cut it!  The Bristol Harbourside Triathlon is in its 7th year and consists of a 750m swim, 20km cycle and 5km run.  Located in central Bristol, the swim takes place in the Cumberland Basin whilst the cycle and run are under the shadows of the famous Bristol Suspension Bridge.

We will need some local volunteers to help us hand out water to competitors and to offer support and encouragement to the FRANK Water athletes.  This is a one day Bristol event, volunteers will need to be able to get to central Bristol early in the morning and the event last approximately 5 hours.

If you would like to participate as an athlete for the FRANK Water team we would also love to hear from you. 

Windermere One Way Swim
Sep
13
9:00 am09:00

Windermere One Way Swim

  • Lake Windermere

Windermere One Way Swim (13 Sept)

In 2015 FRANK Water is proud to be a new charity partner for the Windermere One Way Swim. Starting at the beautiful and sheltered Fell Foot Park at the southern end of Lake Windermere participants will swim the epic 10 miles to finish at the northern tip of the lake at Low Wray.

We need FRANK Water volunteers on dry land to offer support to all the amazing athletes in this event and to help with some general marshalling duties.

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Coniston ChillSwim
Sep
5
9:00 am09:00

Coniston ChillSwim

  • Coniston Water

Coniston Chill Swim (5 Sept)

The Coniston Chill Swim is an amazing 5.25 mile swim across the length of Coniston Water in the Lake District.  As the official charity of the Coniston Chill Swim our swimmers need your support!

Join FRANK Water in this stunning location to cheer on all participants and assist in some of the event logistics on the day.

http://www.chillswim.com/the-swims/coniston-end-to-end/ 

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Dart 10K
Sep
5
9:00 am09:00

Dart 10K

Dart 10K (5 Sept)

The Dart 10k is a unique 10km swim down the River Dart in Devon, from Totnes to Dittisham. The swim is not a race, but a journey: all swimmers can swim at their own pace, from leisurely to fast, as they wind their way downstream flanked by rolling Devon hills.

As one of the official charity partners of the Dart 10km 2015 we have 20 places available for those ready to take the plunge for FRANK Water and swim to raise money for safe water.  Please get in touch if you think you are up for the challenge!

If that’s not your cup of tea, then helping with making cups of tea for the participants is exactly what we need! We need volunteers to help on the day; to offer support to our swimmers and to help with providing refreshments and traffic marshalling. 

Dart 10K

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End of The Road
Sep
3
Sep 6

End of The Road

  • Larmer Tree Gardens Dorset

End of The Road (3-6 Sept)

In September as the festival season draws to a close we return to Larmer Tree Gardens near Salisbury for the popular End of The Road Festival. This year both FRANK Water and End of The Road celebrate their 10th birthdays – what better way to celebrate than support the amazing work of FRANK Water as a FreeFill Volunteer.

http://endoftheroadfestival.com/

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Shambala
Aug
27
Aug 30

Shambala

  • Northamptonshire

Shambala (27-30 August)

Come join the carnival! Shambala is well known for its fancy dressed revellers, and this year with a Carnival theme, it will be no exception.  Shambala is located on a secret country estate near Market Harborough in Northamptonshire.  

http://www.shambalafestival.org/

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Henley Bridge to Bridge
Aug
9
9:00 am09:00

Henley Bridge to Bridge

  • Henley

Henley Bridge to Bridge (9 August)

Support our team of swimmers as they complete a gruelling 14km swim from Henley to Marlow Bridges in Oxfordshire to raise vital funds for FRANK Water.  We need volunteers to help cheer on the FRANK Water team and to help with registration procedures and at food stations.

Have you ever thought about participating in a sponsored swimming event? This swim could be for you - FRANK Water is hoping to have a large team participating in the 2015 Bridge to Bridge so we would love to hear from any interested swimmers!

http://henleyswim.com/events/bridge-to-bridge/

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WOMAD
Jul
23
Jul 26

WOMAD

WOMAD (23-26 July)

The wonderful WOMAD (World of Music, Arts and Dance) festival is returning to Charlton Park in Wiltshire 23-26 July for its 9th year in 2015.  This year the theme for the festival is myths, legends and folktales from around the world. The beautiful Charlton Park near Malmesbury in Wiltshire; for four days each July becomes host to artists and musicians from around the world.

WOMAD is the largest FRANK Water FreeFill Festival event and we are looking for lots of lovely volunteers to keep everyone happy and hydrated.

http://womad.co.uk/

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Larmer Tree Festival
Jul
15
Jul 19

Larmer Tree Festival

  • Larmer Tree Gardens Dorset

Larmer Tree (15-19 July)

2015 celebrates 25 years of Larmer Tree Festival and with FRANK Water celebrating its 10th year there is no more perfect time to sign up to become a FreeFill Volunteer. Larmer Tree Festival is located at Larmer Tree Gardens on the Dorset/Wiltshire border near Salisbury.

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Cornbury Festival
Jul
10
Jul 12

Cornbury Festival

  • Great Tew Estate Oxfordshire

Cornbury (10-12 July)

The first festival of the 2015 FRANK Water FreeFill calendar is Cornbury Music Festival.  Described as a one-of-a-kind: eclectic and eccentric musical carnival.  Located in the stunning 4,000 acre Great Tew Estate in Oxfordshire; it is only a short drive from Bristol.  Headliners this year include Sir Tom Jones, Razorlight and The Fratellis.

http://www.cornburyfestival.com/  

 

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Bristol Triathlon
Jun
14
8:00 am08:00

Bristol Triathlon

  • Bristol

Bristol Triathlon (14 June)

When a run or swim alone simply doesn’t cut it!  The Bristol Harbourside Triathlon is in its 6th year and consists of a 750m swim, 20km cycle and 5km run.  Located in central Bristol, the swim takes place in the Cumberland Basin whilst the cycle and run are under the shadows of the famous Bristol Suspension Bridge.

We need volunteers to help hand out water to competitors and offer support and encouragement to the FRANK Water athletes.  If you would like to compete in the event as part of the FRANK Water team we would also love to hear from you.

http://www.badtri.org/

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Bournemouth 7s
May
22
May 24

Bournemouth 7s

  • Bournemouth

Bournemouth 7’s (22-24 May)

Bournemouth 7’s is the worlds largest Sport and Music Festival and attracts over 30,000 participants and spectators.  With Rugby, Netball, Dodgeball and Hockey teams competing during the day, and 10 separate music arenas in the evening; there is something for everyone.

FreeFill is back again this year keeping everyone hydrated and spreading the FRANK Water message.

www.bournemouth7s.com 

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