Open Water Skills for Triathlon & Swim races

Session Details

Goal: To build confidence in Open Water and to familiarise you with the essential skills of Open Water Swimming for racing or for Open Water Triathlon.
 
Location: Rutland Watersports, Bull Brigg Lane, Whitwell, Rutland LE15 8BL
 
Format: Small group session with approx. 15min introduction and minimum 45min in-water time.
 
Programme Content: Wetsuit on/off, general water confidence, deep water start, sighting, drafting, racing, turning and finishing strong!
 
Dates: First session 24th May 2018, 18:30 - 19:30 (arrive for 18:15 and offsite by 19:45)
 
Availability: Each Session is limited to a maximum of 12 participants. Booking essential here.
 
Cost: £20.00 inclusive of Swim fee & Parking, payable on the night by cash or bank transfer (details provided).
 
Wetsuit hire: £3.50 on the night if required.
 
Health & Safety: You will be required to sign a disclaimer and provide emergency contact details on the night. Minimum course entry requirement is an ability to swim 500 metres continuously in a swimming pool, predominantly on frontcrawl (20 lengths of a 25m pool).
 
 

These small group coached sessions have been designed with Triathletes and Open Water swim racing in mind.

If you can identify with any of the following needs, then this could be exactly the right session for you:

Through friendly enthusiastic instruction and motivating guidance we aim to inspire you to approach your next (or first!) Open Water Triathlon or Swim race with a little more knowledge and confidence!