Splash and Dash Series
Freyberg Beach, Oriental Parade
Distance options: 400m, 700m, 1300m, 2000m
More info: www.splashanddash.co.nz
Ocean Swim Clinic with Evelyn Williamson
Navigational skills including: sighting, maintaining a straight line, dealing with currents, rounding buoys, race starts and finishes, swimming in a pack amongst the chaos and remaining calm, specific course pointers for the Interislander Swim the Lighthouse ocean swim event, and much more!
Traction Fitness Sea Swim Clinics
World Champion Triathlete, Jenny Rose and National Surf Water polo and long-distance swimmer Anna Marshall, coach a sea swim clinic for swimmers of all abilities, covering the full range of open water skills. Get ready for the Capital Classic event this summer and build your confidence, improve your skills and fitness, connect with others in a safe and fun training environment and enjoy swimming in the sea!
Where: Freyberg Beach (back up Evans Bay)
When: 2020/21 Dates and times to be announced.
More info at www.tractionfitness.co.nz
RealSwim Race Series
Lyttleton – Corsair Bay and Naval Point Yacht Club
Dates: Wednesday Evenings – mid Nov 2020 through until late Feb 2021
Distance options: 500m, 1000m, 2000m
More info at www.fitandabel.com/race-series
Fit and Abel Open Water Fitness and Technique Series
This is a great series for triathletes and open water swimmers looking to focus on technique and fitness in the open water. Swim participants can expect to increase fitness, improve technique and learn more about open water swimming. Sessions are suitable for anyone aged 16 years or older looking to improve their open water swimming abilities. Participants should be able to comfortably swim a minimum of 1500M freestyle/front crawl in a pool.
More info at www.fitandabel.com
NEW ADDITION 2020:
Distance Swimming Training Camp
Dates: 03 – 06 December 2020
Location: Lake Brunner, South Island, West Coast
Click here for more information.
Harcourts Cooper & Co Beach Series
Takapuna Beach, Auckland
Dated and Times to be announced.
Distance options: 2000m, 1500m, 1000m & 500m
More info www.beachseries.co.nz
Summer Swim Series
Kohimarama Beach, Auckland
Thursday Evenings – 29 Oct 2020 – 11 March 2021
Distance options: 2000m, 1500m, 1000m, 500m,
More info www.summerswim.co.nz
Karen Markin – Ocean Swim Clinic
Karen has been involved with open water swimming for over 35 years and currently runs a small, highly successful swim school specialising in tailor-made tuition in pools and the ocean, and adult squads.
Karen aims to make her quality one-hour clinic relaxed and enjoyable. Whilst swimming in the company of likeminded people, you will have access to expert guidance and, under similar conditions to those on race day, an opportunity to learn and/or practice.
How to swim efficiently and effectively over long distances, navigational skills including: sighting, maintaining a straight line, dealing with currents, rounding buoys, starts and finishes, swimming in a pack, amongst the chaos and remaining calm.
Minimum Requirements: Participants must be over the age of 16, be able to swim 300m non-stop and tread water confidently.
The clinics in a group (number dependant) or 1 on 1 and are available on demand. Contact details: To book or to get more information please contact Karen on 09 402 5212 / 021 292 6768 or email email@example.com
Shorebreak Aquatics – Open Water Skills Sessions
Throughout each summer Shorebreak Aquatics, in association with Team Shorebreak Inc (Aquatic Sports and Triathlon Club), offer a comprehensive programme of open water skills sessions. The programme is structured and progressive and covers all aspects of open water swimming. All sessions are coached and patrolled by lifeguards. Participants must be able to swim 300m non-stop and tread water confidently to participate in the clinics.
The clinics are suitable for anyone and everyone wanting to improve on water entry + exit techniques incl. wading and duck diving, direction finding, coping with the surf.
Where: Pilot Bay (the grassed area nearest to Salisbury Wharf)
Contact details: To book a clinic or to get more information please contact Sheryl on 027 288 1131 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mt Maunganui – Team Shorebreak Swim Series
Pilot Bay, Mt Maunganui
Dated and Times to be announced.
Distance options: 750m, 1500m and 300m option for children 12yrs and under
More info at www.facebook.com/teamshorebreakincoceanseries or contact Sheryl on 027 288 1131 or email email@example.com