Open water lake swimming

11 Sept Distance Award 2km, 5km, 10km

Choose your open water swim distance? See how far you can swim

  • 35 British pounds
  • Denham Waterski

Service Description

Who is up for an open water challenge? It’s an ideal opportunity to measure yourself to see how far you have come, also to put your training to the test and accomplish a distance you may not have thought possible. It’s recommended you should have completed ¾ of the distance before attempting the distance award. How it works? - Choose from the dates when you would like to swim your chosen distance. 17 June 2022 18 June 2022 9 September 2022 11 september 2022 - Book your swim space via the link. - Email me the chosen date. I will be there to cheer you along and count your laps. The event will be taking place at Denham which offers a 1km swim circuit. 10km swims will take place at 6.00am which allows you three and a half hours to complete the distance. Especially with the 10km distance you need to make sure you can complete in the 3.5 hours. There are no mass starts, no event pressure. It's your swim! Choose your swim distance - Bronze 2km - Silver 5km - Gold 10km Rules!!! 1. Swim with a wetsuit or skins (no wetsuit) 2. Your chosen swim distance must be completed in one swim. 3. Swim any stroke. 4. No time restrictions but the swim must be completed in the Denham swim opening times. Cost: £35.00 Include: • Badge, lake entry, cake and coach overseeing the event. • Advise on training, feeding for the 5km and 10km event (you will need to provide your own drink and snacks for the 5km & 10km) The badge can be sewn onto your change robe.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Booking Terms and Conditions 1. Our open water classes & getaways all require some flexibility due to weather, so we might have to make changes. We will ensure the changes have minimal impact and we will inform you as soon as possible. 2. Any cancellations of pre-booked swim sessions must be via email at least 24 hours in advance of the session start time. Where possible we will transfer the session to a different slot. If you request a refund, 24 hours or more, before the session, it will be subject to a 5% charge (with a minimum of £1). 3. For any pre-booked swim session that you fail to attend, you will be charged the full session amount. Cancellation with less than 24 hours notice, will also incur a full charge. 4. We regret if there is insufficient demand for the trip / course or the minimum number is not met we have the right to cancel it. If we do have to cancel, we will tell you as soon as possible and you will receive a full refund. 5. If pool2lake has to cancel any pool, open water or swimrun classes, you will receive a full refund or the fee will be transferred to another date.

Contact Details

+44 7810 350715

Harpenden, UK



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