Time for a New Challenge?

Time for a New Challenge?

We've a great opportunity for you to Come & Try Open Water Swimming (coached session) at Loch Lomond, plus Participation Events at Loch Venachar to Loch Ken. Why not come along, join like-minded swimmers in a safe environment at these stunning venues? Click here to find out more & book your space!

7 Tips for Putting on Your Wetsuit

Raise your hand if you’ve ever struggled putting on a wetsuit!

When you try to slide the neoprene over your skin, it sticks and bunches, destroying any dive excitement you may have felt, little by little. Forget trying to put on a damp wetsuit, and never mind if you’re hot and sweaty. 

Find out how to easily get your wetsuit on without breaking your fingers. Here are some tips to make it easier to put on a wetsuit we found online - please click here.

Booking Links for Participation and Challenge Events

5 Aug: Come & Try Open Water Swimming: Loch Lomond
13 Aug: Open Water Venachar Half Mile and Mile Challenge
2 Sept: Loch Ken 1km Challenge

British Masters & Senior Age Group Championships 16-18 June

If you're in the Aberdeen area and want to be inspired by some great Masters swimming, why not look out for the British Masters Championships that are being held at the Aberdeen Aquatics Centre with over 530 competitors, across 2500 entries!

This is the first time the British Masters event has been hosted in Scotland for 7 years - it will be an exciting event!

More info here 

Top Tips for Open Water Swimming

We recently caught up with Colleen Blair, Scottish Swimming Regional Swimming Manager (Highlands and Islands) and asked her for some Top Tips on Open Water Swimming.

Colleen is an open water swimming coach and competitor herself.

We hope you find this useful for possible training/Wild Swimming and Race/Event swimming.

Please click here

Open Water Championships and How to Become a Masters Swimmer

Scottish National Open Water Swimming Championships 2017 (1km, 2km, 5 km, 10km)
Thinking of becoming a Masters Swimmer? What should I expect? Click here!
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