When: 18th March 2017, from 9am
Where: Maryhill Locks, Glasgow
£: Free to watch
What is it?
On Saturday 18th March, the challenging Red Bull Neptune Steps race will take place in Glasgow.
Neptune Steps is an open-water swimming event which challenges elite endurance athletes in an adventure race with a difference. Competitors must swim through 420 metres of cold water, and climb 18 metres over seven canal lock gates. This year’s course features a cargo net crawl, a cargo net climb, a wooden ladder, rope ladder, and climbing wall.
The event is designed to push the participants to their limits with a test of speed, strength, and resolve.