During the lighter summer months we run River Swims from the West Midlands Show ground. This gives club members the chance to experience the swim course before race day, and is also a great open water experience.
If you are new to open water swimming there are always experienced open water swim coaches on hand to give you advice if your require it.
To take part in this session you need to be a CLUB MEMBER and will need to book via club online booking system; you will also need to download and complete the
and present it at registration before your swim and collect it again after your swim.
WHAT YOU NEED
The following items are compulsory for this session.
- Swim Cap (Brightly coloured).
- For you first session a completed Open Water Swim disclaimer.
WHEN YOU ARRIVE
You will required to hand in your disclaimer (to be collected on exit) and pay for the session where you will be allocated a safety number. Once signed in get changed into your wet suit and be ready for the safety briefing.
The safety briefing for this session starts at 18:30 prompt and is compulsory for all participants to attend; you will be then lead up to the swim start.
DO NOT ENTER THE WATER IF YOU HAVE NOT SIGNED IN & BEEN ALLOCATED A SAFTEY NUMBER