Category: Coniston

Free introduction to open water swimming for children

Open Water Safety-Drowning Prevention   Swimyourswim will be hosting in partnership with Thrybergh Country Park, a free introduction to open water swimming course for children between the ages of 10 and 16 on Saturday 21st of July 2018. The course will start at 1pm and lasts 1 hour. It is suitable for children who can swim 50m and will include… Read more →

Deferred Places now available

Hi Everyone   We have a small number of deferred places available at both Bala & Coniston this year, please see below for details and to book on.   Bala, or ‘Llyn Tegid’, is a beautiful lake set in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park in  North Wales, and is the longest lake in Wales. This swim will start on Saturday… Read more →

Only Four Places Left For Swim Coniston 2018

  Coniston is third largest lake in the Lake District in the north of England.  The lake is famous for the children’s novel Swallows and Amazons, which is set around Peel Island, and also as the location for the World Water-speed record attempts by Donald Campbell. The swim will start on Saturday morning from the beach near to the Brown Howe… Read more →

Last Minute Spaces Available on SYS 2017 Events

With the 2017 Open Water Swimming season now underway, we are able to announce that there are still limited spaces available on some of our exciting swimming events this year:     On Saturday 6th May 2017, Olympic medal winning open water swimmer Keri-anne Payne will be running a SWIMMING MASTERCLASS with us at Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre, Doncaster.  Tickets are available… Read more →

SYS Events 2018

We are very excited to announce the dates for the SYS Swim Events 2018.  After a very successful season in 2017 we are looking forward to next year, as we know many of you are too!  We hope to see you in the water with us, completing your Swim 2018 challenges! To ensure your place(s) please complete the registration form(s)… Read more →

SYS Summer Event Updates

This summer Swimyourswim is running a number of exciting swim events for which we have just extended the registration dates….  Click on the images below for details on how to book your place on our Swim Coniston and Swim Bala events…                Please note: The Swim Coniston end to end event is now FULL – but we… Read more →

Swim Coniston 2016

In 2016 we are running two SWIM CONISTON events: The Swim Coniston One Mile event will take place on the morning of Saturday 16th July 2016, and will involve a swim of approximately one mile starting from the beach by the Browne Howe carpark and swimming around Peel Island.  This swim is IDEAL for those new to open water events! This event costs £40/entrant.… Read more →