Category: Bala

Bala 2019 – Wet but not so windy

The weekend saw the team setting up in Wales for our fifth annual Swim Bala event, this year saw a reduced number of swimmers taking part ( rearranged swim date & date clashes with the Welsh triathlon and GNS ) however, the weekend definitely didn’t disappoint.   Starting line up, all finished safely.   With forecast high winds and the… Read more →

Swim Bala 2018 1 Mile Event Pictures

Congratulations to everyone that took part in our 2018 Swim Bala 1 mile event this year, here are your pictures, if you see any you like you can order the originals from Zoe via email by clicking this link    If you would like to join us next year the event booking will open in September, we look forward to… Read more →

Swim Bala 2018 Event Pictures…

Congratulations to everyone that took part in our 2018 Swim Bala event this year, here are your pictures, if you see any you like you can order the originals from Zoe via email by clicking this link    If you would like to join us next year the event booking will open in September, we look forward to seeing you… 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 →

Swim Bala 2018 – Last Few Places Remaining

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. With a mile one swim taking place on Saturday morning from Llangower public beach, near the railway station, and the full length swim starting in the afternoon, we have distances to suit both new and experienced… 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 2019

At Swimyourswim (SYS) we are passionate about supporting people to achieve their swimming goals. For years Leon and Alistair, the founding coaches at SYS, have been setting themselves swimming goals – such as swimming Windermere End-2-End, completing Ice Miles, and becoming Channel Swimmers. Now with the help of our fantastic support team, who have themselves completed many of the above challenges,… Read more →

Bala 2016

  Our superb 2016 ‘Swim Bala’ Swimmers                 A huge thank you to all of the volunteers and swimmers for making this years Swim Bala event such a success.   With near perfect conditions everyone succeeded in achieving their goals and there were lots of happy smiling faces at the finish of both… Read more →