Join us in Waterford for weekly Open Water Swimming sessions!

June 27, 2021

Swim Ireland's Open Water Programmes come to Waterford this summer at the beautiful Dunmore East, Boatstrand and Tramore! Bookings are now open for Beach To Buoy for beginners and Open Water Skills for improvers.

Swim Ireland's Open Water Programmes aim to build your confidence in the water, from wherever you are now, to wherever it is you dream of going on your open water journey.

Our experienced Swimming Teachers and Open Water Swimming Coaches share your love of the water, and are passionate about helping you enjoy the water to the fullest, safely.

Scroll for details and to find out how to book your 2021 Swim Ireland Open Water Programme!

Beach To Buoy Programme (Adults)

Dreaming of swimming out to that buoy? Then this is the course for you!

Improve your confidence and technique in open water. Participants should already be able to swim 50m front crawl, with a goal of completing 700m in open water at the end of the programme. Sessions are once per week and 45 minutes long.

Our Beach To Buoy programmes run for eight weeks and are open to adult swimmers.

AVAILABLE DATES:

Boatstrand, Waterford - Beach To Buoy - First session: 9.30am on August 3

The Pier, Tramore - Beach To Buoy - First session: 5.30pm on July 28 - FULLY BOOKED

Dunmore East, Waterford - Beach To Buoy - First session: 10:15am on July 31 FULLY BOOKED

Open Water Skills Programme

If you can swim 700m front crawl and want to improve, this is the programme for you

It's aimed at experienced swimmers who want to improve technique, skills and stamina in open water. Participants should be able to swim 700m front crawl already with a view to building distance in a safe and encouraging environment. Sessions are once per week and 45 minutes long.

Our Open Water Skills programmes run for eight weeks and have sessions open to adults in Waterford.

AVAILABLE DATES:

Clonea Beach, Dungarvan - Open Water Skills - First session: 10.30am on June 21 FULLY BOOKED

Boatstrand, Waterford - Open Water Skills - First session: 10.15am on August 3


Swim Ireland has weekly Open Water Programmes running in more than 30 locations across Ireland. To find Swim Ireland open water coaching outside Waterford (and all the Waterford programmes!) visit bit.ly/openwater2021.


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