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Open Water Swimming 2018

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Please read the below carefully to ensure that you book onto the correct night.

 

There will be a total of 17 Mondays of Open Water Swimming in Knockbracken Reservoir starting Monday 14th May 2018.

Monday Dates: 14th, 21st, 28th May,  4th, 11th, 18th, 25th June,  2nd, 9th CLOSED, 16th, 23rd, 30th July,  6th, 13th, 20th, 27th August,  3rd,10th September

 

There will be a total of 15 Thursdays of Open Water Swimming in Knockbracken Reservoir starting Thursday 31st May 2018.

Thursday Dates: 31st May,  7th, 14th, 21st, 28th June,  5th, 12th CLOSED, 19th, 26th July,  2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th August,  6th, 13th September

The Facility will be open from 6.30pm each night (Mondays and Thursdays) and will close at 8.30pm.

Swimming time is from 7pm to 8pm only.

 

There will be a total of 14 Saturdays of Open Water Swimming in Knockbracken Reservoir starting Saturday 2nd June 2018.

Saturday Dates: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th June,  7th, 14th CLOSED, 21st, 28th July,  4th, 11th, 18th, 25th August,  1st, 8th September

The Facility will be open from 8.30am to 10.30am for swimmers.

Swimming time is from 9am to 10am only.

The cost is £5 per swim or £50 for a single day season pass (Same day each week only) or £135 for a season pass for all 3 weekly swims. If you would like to upgrade your current season pass please get in touch.

 

What is required: A Tow Float and bright coloured swim cap are mandatory (From 1st June) and can be purchased on site if required.

It is advisable to have a towel and a wetsuit (it does not need to be a triathalon wetsuit)

Course length – 750 meters

You can do as many laps as you like within the hour.

There will be qualified safety on SUP or in Kayaks while the swimmers are out from 7 - 8pm.

Please park in the large car park, access via Mealough Road. Please follow the signs for Letsgohydro.

There are changing rooms and toilet facilities but no showers.

It is about 400 meters from the carpark to the changing rooms.

Wetsuit hire -  £5 per wetsuit.

Tow Float Cost - £15 per float