Swimming

Swim with the club up to 6 times a week, all abilities welcome.

Regular sessions typically have 4 lanes doing a chosen programme or personal training. Fees are £3 for members per session, £2 for concessions (junior, student, super vets) and £5 for non-members.
The club run 4 week block technique training sessions usually at the Friday session looking at beginners/intermediate technique and these are open to members and non members alike. Contact Chas (email below) for next sessions details.

Junior members welcome on Monday and Friday and can only swim if there is a lifeguard present. Juniors must be able to swim in a mixed lane. Due to changing facilities (i.e. no separate junior and adult) juniors must either arrive changed or change in the disabled WC

New College

Every Monday* and Wednesday 17:30 – 18:30, and Friday* 17:15 – 18:15
New College, Whittington Road, Worcester WR5 2JX [map].
*except bank holidays.

Sansome Walk

Saturdays 17:00 – 18:00, Perdiswell Leisure Centre . Coached session twice a month starting again soon

Open Water

2018 season kicks off Weds 2nd May (subject to water temperature being >12c)

Last OW swims of 2018 Weds (5th Sept) and Sat (22nd Sept)

OPEN TO ALL (members and non members, experts and beginners) are held at

Venue – Aztec Upton Warren Outdoor Activity Centre Worcester Rd, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire B61 7ER

Times

Saturday mornings 7am – 8.30 am and Wednesday evenings 6:30pm – 8:00 pm.

Reasons to swim here:

  • 500m course
  • Location – 2 minutes off junction 5 of the M5 [map] opposite Webbs of Wychbold
  • Water quality – in a word, great! Average depth is around two metres
  • Safety – on-water safety cover plus shore safety officer.
  • Facilities – ample free car parking, great changing rooms with hot showers and disabled facilities. NOTE if the car park is full we can park in Webbs of Wychbold across the road but note the gates close at 8pm on a Weds eve.
  • On site cafe serving great food, cakes, ice creams and drinks (great coffee).
Swim costs are Worcester Tri Club members £3, Non Members – £5.
Don’t forget to bring a bright coloured swim-hat and we suggest footwear to get from the change rooms to the lake (100m walk)
Non wetsuit swims for experienced / BLDSA swimmers etc. where temp above 14c
Juniors
12+ who can swim 400+ metres well and subject to approval of Shore Safety Officer /letter or note from Coach are welcome to swim.  Distance will be limited to 2 laps unless temperature dictates 1 lap

Under 8- 12’s must swim close to the beach area NOT round the buoys and be accompanied in the water at all times on a 1 to 1 basis by a competent adult (who can swim) and subject to approval of Shore Safety Officer. Adult swims free in this situation.

Please complete this registration form and bring along to first session.
Disabled swimmers welcome of course. Contact Chas if you have any questions
NOTE – PLEASE ALWAYS CHECK THE FRONT PAGE OF WEBSITE FOR UPDATES ON THE LAKE For more details e mail Chas at  greentaylors@yahoo.co.uk