Category: Hatfield

Winter Swim Club – Challenges

The Winter Swim Club a 6 session course designed to safely introduce and acclimatise you to open water swimming at low (winter) temperatures (varying from approximately 12ºC down to 5ºC).  If you have NEVER swum in winter-temperature open water WE RECOMMEND completing the WINTER SWIM CLUB course before swimming in water under 12ºC, but the course is NOT COMPULSORY at our venues.  … Read more →

Winter Swim Club 2018

The Winter Swim Club a 6 session course designed to safely introduce and acclimatise you to open water swimming at low (winter) temperatures (varying from approximately 12ºC down to 5ºC).  If you have NEVER swum in winter-temperature open water WE RECOMMEND completing the WINTER SWIM CLUB course before swimming in water under 12ºC, but the course is NOT COMPULSORY at our venues. We… Read more →

Ice Mile 1K Qualifying Swim

    SYS are running a 1km ICE MILE QUALIFYING EVENT on Saturday 24th November, from 8am -10am, at Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre, near Doncaster The event will cost £10 and provide you with an opportunity to swim a 1km distance in temperatures (hopefully) at 6ºC or under…  We will then be able to complete your ICE MILE QUALIFYING SWIM… Read more →

6 New Swimmers 1 New Coach

  ITOWS Tonight saw 6 amazing swimmers completing their introduction to open water swimming course with Angela our brand new open water coach. Angela completed her STA level 2 award in open water coaching last month and tonight was the perfect evening to put her new skills to the test.   Judging by the smiles on their faces and the… Read more →

Class of July 2018…

We are very proud to introduce SEVEN new Level 2 Open Water Swimming Coaches, who have today successfully completed the STA’S new coaching award course with SYS.       The three day training course was held at  DCLT’S Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre in Doncaster, bringing together a vast wealth of pool, triathlon, channel swimming and open water knowledge.  … Read more →