Open Water Training in the Lake District

Open water and outdoor swimming events in the Lake District grow more popular every year and as the sport develops so is the demand for open water swim training.

Introduction to Open Water Swimming

Swim the Lakes run popular Introduction to Open Water Swimming workshops for swimmers who are making the transition from pool to open water swimming. This fun and informative half day course is usually run most Saturday mornings and some mid-week days from the end of April until the end of August each year.
Its a very friendly course designed to build confidence and skills for open water swimming. The new to open water swimming and swimmers requiring a refresher are most welcome.
We can also put you in contact with local Lake District based coaches for 1-2-1 open water training sessions.

Click to watch our Intro to Open Water Trailer

The Lake District is also home to the Open Water Swimming Club who are a good starting point for information.


Related Links

Book Introduction to Open Water Swimming

Short Guided Swims in the Lake District