Open Water Introduction & Skills for Sportive Swimmers

Session Details

Goal: To build confidence in Open Water and to familiarise you with the essential skills of Open Water Swimming for mass participation events.
 
Location: Rutland Watersports, Bull Brigg Lane, Whitwell, Rutland LE15 8BL
 
Format: Small group session with approx. 15min introduction and 45min in-water time.
 
Programme Content: Wetsuit on/off, general water confidence, sighting, turning and getting used to swimming confidently in a group!
 
Dates: Thursday 31st May 2018, 18:30 - 19:30 (Arrive by 1815 and off-site by approx 17:45)
 
Availability: Each Session is limited to a maximum of 12 participants. Booking essential.
 
Cost: £20.00 inclusive of Swim fee, Swim Float & Parking, payable on the night by cash or bank transfer (details proivided). 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 of any stroke (20 lengths of a 25m pool).

 

These small group coached sessions have been targeted at Open Water Swimmers attempting Sportives or Mass start swims.
 
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!) Swim event with a little more knowledge and confidence!