OPEN WATER SWIMMING AT SYWELL
Suitable for all abilities, the open water sessions are in the former drinking water reservoir near the village of Sywell in East Northamptonshire. Although the sessions are run by Northants Tri, they are open to members of the public and other clubs.
1st June 2019 - 28th September 2019
Every Saturday 08:00 to 10:00 & Wednesday 18:30 to 19:30
£5 with free parking
Wetsuit hire is available from Registration at a cost of £5
PRE - REGISTRATION
All swimmers will need to pre-register with Great Swim Local. This is compulsory.
Using individual Great Swim Local wristbands will track your swimming activities via the
Great Swim Local website HERE
The open water swimming is run by Northants Tri in partnership with Northamptonshire Sport,
and Sywell Country Park.
Sessions are managed by volunteers and the venue has SH2OUT accreditation, which is a
partnership between RLSS UK and BRITISH TRIATHLON promoting open water swimming for everyone in a safe environment. Support includes:
Trained Lifeguards, Kayaks and Land based Support.
Our volunteers are not only from the Northants Tri Club, but also from our partner clubs
Welland Valley Triathlon, Wootton Tri and Wellingborough & District Athletics Club ...and of course members of the public. If you wish to support the running of the swimming venue, please contact us via the Sywell OW Facebook closed group, the email address below, or join the Volunteer ROTA HERE
Sywell Country Park
Washbrook Lane, Northampton
Our normal operating procedures are located on the above link.