Cockermouth Swimming Club are back in training after their unprecedented success at this years National Age Group and Youth Championships.
The dangers of swimming in reservoirs have been highlighted with the launch of a safety video.
The purpose of the event is to promote freedom, peace and solidarity in the region following the uprisings last year.
Around five thousand swimmers have taken to Windermere for the Great North Swim.
The event had been postponed for two days after bad weather. Friday's cancelled two mile event will take place this evening at the end of today's scheduled events.
The five thousand people who should have taken part yesterday will be given a full refund.
A safety video highlighting the dangers of swimming in reservoirs has been launched by United Utilities. It's being supported by Cumbria Fire and Rescue service and is called: "Not a game."
Below is the video.
The school pupil from Cumbria competes in the 100m and 200m Butterfly event.
Lucy competes in the 200m Backstroke, she said that being able to compete in the swimming pool that Olympic athletes will be competing in for this years Olympics was an incredible experience.