December 26, 2018, The 'Boxing Day Dip' takes place on our wonderful coastline at Seaburn Beach and has become a part of Sunderland's history.

Organised by Sunderland Lions Club it is an occasion for the people of the North East to dress up in all manner of fancy dress, take a dip in the North Sea, raise money for your charity* and blow the Christmas cobwebs away. If you want to spectate just turn up.

If you want to take part registration forms can be obtained by downloading the relevant application in pdf or protected Word document formats.  Indvidual (Word) form; Individual (pdf) form; Team (Word); Team (pdf).

Completed forms should be sent to:-

by post                               Lion Jim Nicol

                                           15 Alice Street


                                           SR2 7AL

or by email               

Telephone                          0191 565 4207  or  07826 856 686


All entries must be submitted with the payment of the £25 entry fee per Dipper. Payments can be made by an online/FP method, by cheque or even directly by cash. Confirmation of electronic payments can be in the form of downloaded images from the banking website.

Account details                   Account             Lions Club of Sunderland

                         Sort Code          30-90-89

                         Account No        37727168


* Note Sunderland Lions will no longer retain 20% of all sponorship monies raised for the organisation but will now charge an entry fee of £25 per Dipper for the running of the event as well as their own good causes. All monies raised by Dippers should be paid directly to their chosen organisation).

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