Open Water Race Skills Coaching

Session Details

DATES:  Please go to the booking system for available dates (click on the button to the left)
 
TIME: 18:30 - 19:30
 
LOCATION: Rutland Watersports, Bull Brigg Lane, Whitwell, Rutland LE15 8BL
 
COST: A small group session with Booking ahead essential.Individual Swimmers £18 with minimum 24hr advance booking/payment, £15 with BEYOND SWIM pass (available from 10th May, see button opposite for details). £20 on the night by contactless card if spaces still available. Parking £1 with discounted ticket (if required). If for any reason we need to cancel the session your payment will be refunded in full.
 
FACILITIES: Parking & Toilets available now. Showers, Changing & Bag Drop availability to be updated subject to COVID easing of regulations.
 
EQUIPMENT: Wetsuits are mandatory below 14C water temperature. Wetsuit hire available as an additional extra for £5, booked in advance. Bright hat mandatory. Goggles.
 
ELIGIBILITY: Participants should be able to swim 500 metres continuously, predominantly on frontcrawl. Prior experience of open water is desirable but not essential if you are a strong swimmer with an imminent race. 
 
SAFETY: COVID compliant, BEYOND SWIM accredited safety cover.
 
This is the Parental Consent Form for 2021 that you can download and complete ready for the session if the participant is under 18.

This small group coached session has been designed for Triathletes and Open Water Swim Racing where you can gain confidence in essential race skills such as race starts, turning fast, reducing unwanted extra distance by swimming straight and maximising incremental speed from effective drafting.
 
Through friendly enthusiastic instruction and motivating guidance I aim to inspire you with the knowledge and confidence to achieve plan your next swim race leg with confidence and the techincal ability to maximise your performance.
 
We will plan for 15 mins introduction and wrap-up and 45mins water time.
 
Minimum age 15yrs with Adult on shore or participating.
 
This year, we have introduced a new booking/pre-payment system to make your experience as safe, easy and fast as possible on the day.