GO TRI Open Water Swimming for Beginners at Boggle Hole - August

Friday 23 August 2019
Whitby

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Event Details:

WHEN Friday 23 August 2019
WHERE YHA Boggle Hole, Mill Beck, Whitby YO22 4UQ
PRICE £10.00
LEVEL Starter
INFO Minimum age - 16

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GO TRI Open Water Swimming for Beginners at Boggle Hole - August

Friday 23 August 2019
Whitby

Description

We are delighted to announce that we will be returning to Boggle Hole in 2019.  In partnership with The National Trust and YHA Boggle Hole we will be offering opportunities for people aged 16+ to try Open Water Sea Swimming not far from Robin Hood's Bay which is situated on the coast in North York Moors National Park, YHA Boggle Hole is next to a bay that was once an infamous smuggler's cove!

At the session, you will:

  • Try on a wetsuit
  • Learn how to put on the 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.

When? Friday 23rd August, 6pm to 8pm.

Where? YHA Boggle Hole, Mill Beck, Whitby YO22 4UQ.

Cost? £10 and covers the use of the wetsuit.  All you need is a costume (to wear under the wetsuit), swim cap and goggles.

Please note that changing facilities will be at YHA Boggle Hole.  The swim is a short 5min walk to the beach where the session will take place.

Full information will be emailed after the closing date on Friday 16th August. 

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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