Swim Open Juniors – Level 3

Who is this for?

Swimmers after an introduction to the exciting world of open water competitive racing. Ideal for club swimmers or those with some open water experience. Swimmers must be competent indoors and comfortable swimming 400m+ without stopping

What will it include?

This crash course covers all the basic elements of competing in an open water event, including mass starts, sighting, race tactics and cold-water conditioning. Swimmers will be offered the opportunity to be timed over a certain distance. At the end of the 5 day course, swimmers can enjoy taking part in a small competition to test out all the skills that they have learnt.

What else do i need to know?

Wetsuits are compulsory for safety reasons – these are not provided please make sure that swimmers provide their own.

Small print

Swimmers must meet swimming pre-requisites and wear a wetsuit and hat in the water at all times. All guardians must stay on sight at all times but are not required to get in the water. All instructors are qualified ASA level 2 as a minimum with water safety procedures provided by Swim Open. The 5 courses are pre-bookable. No drop ins on the day.

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