1-2-1 Intro to Open Water Swimming

Learn all you need to know about open water swimming

  • 1 hour
  • 60 British pounds
  • WeirWood Reservoir, Priory Road, Forest Row, RH18 5HT

Service Description

The 1-2-1 course is ideal for swimmers who are either quite nervous about trying open water swimming, or would like some swim technique feedback included n the session. We can completely tailor the session to your needs. This 1-2-1 Introductory course is split over two sessions: 1) an online classroom session to learn about open water equipment, safety issues, discuss any anxieties/worries you may have. 2) session at WeirWood Reservoir to learn how to put on a wetsuit correctly so it fits well, how to acclimatise to cold water safely, get used to swimming in a wetsuit, and to build your confidence. The zoom call will be held on the Sunday at 7.30pm before the WeirWood session on either a Thursday or Saturday . Once you have booked a date for the WeirWood element of the course, a zoom link will be sent to you for the online classroom element. * All course participants need to be a member of "PopUpSwims" and pay the £7(Adult)/£4(under 16) swim entry fee. Once you have booked this course, please book your swim slot and pay your swim entry fee for your selected date at WeirWood at: www.popupopenwaterswims.vpweb.co.uk. Following the course, you will be sent an open water swimming information sheet and summary of what we covered in the course. If any video clips are taken at WeirWood, these will also be sent to you. Any questions before booking, please email Marianne at: weightlessswimming@gmail.com

Cancellation Policy

To cancel or re-schedule your swim session, please contact us at least 48 hours prior to your session.

Contact Details

++44 7904579758


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