GO TRI Open Water Swimming for Beginners - Thursday 20 May

Thursday 20 May 2021
Leeds

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Event Details:

WHEN Thursday 20 May 2021
WHERE Roundhay Park, Below the Lakeside Cafe, Leeds LS8 2JL
PRICE £10.00
LEVEL Starter
INFO Minimum age - 16

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GO TRI Open Water Swimming for Beginners - Thursday 20 May

Thursday 20 May 2021
Leeds

Description

THIS TRAINING DAY IS FOR BEGINNERS / NOVICE PARTICIPANTS WHO HAVE ENTERED GO TRI LEEDS OR SPRINT EVENT TAKING PLACE IN LEEDS ON SATURDAY 5 JUNE 2021.

Entered GO TRI Leeds on Saturday 5th June 2021? Then let us help you prepare for your Open Water Swimming segment.

At the session, you will:

  • Learn how to put on a wetsuit and take it off
  • How to enter the water
  • How to sight in the water, so you know where you are going
  • Become accustomed to water temperature
  • How to exit the water

We will be on hand with wetsuits, qualified coaches and water safety support to provide you with the best possible experience to help you overcome any worries to open water swim.

There are TWO training sessions (please just book on one).  This booking link is for Thursday 20th May.

When? Thursday 20th May 2021 - 7-8pm.

Where? Roundhay Park, Leeds (meet under The Lakeside Cafe).

Full details including a COVID Health Questionaire will be emailed on Monday 17th May.  All questionnaires must be returned prior to the first session.

PLEASE NOTE, ALL SESSIONS WILL BE ORGANISED IN A COVID-19 SECURE MANNER TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF OUR PARTICIPANTS AND COACHES. ALL BOOKINGS MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE IN LINE WITH LOCAL OR NATIONAL LOCKDOWNS. IF WE NEED TO CANCEL YOUR BOOKING WE WILL PROVIDE AN ALTERNATIVE OPTION FOR YOU.

What you'll need

General kit list:

  • Trainers
  • Shorts/Leggings
  • T-Shirt or top
  • Water bottle
  • Towel

Swimming:

  • 1 or 2 piece costume for ladies
  • Trunks or shorts for men
  • A wetsuit if your swim is open water
  • Don't forget your goggles!

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