Category: Swimming News

Winter Swim Club Starts This Saturday

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. We will be running… Read more →

Winter Hours

    Don’t forget we are now on our winter hours schedule so that means we will be starting our morning swim at DCLT’S Hatfield Outdoor activity centre at 9am on Saturday and finishing at 11am.   Normal swim time for Thrybergh Country Park of 2pm – 4pm.   We look forward to seeing you all. Read more →

Dates for Your Diary…

  Here’s a list of our upcoming events and what’s on between now and Christmas in addition to our normal swimming sessions, there’s a warm welcome waiting so come and join us.   5th November    Swimyourswim are hosting a special Bonfire Night Swim at Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre, near Doncaster on Tuesday 5th November 2019. Registration will be open at… Read more →

Soggy Saturday

A massive thank you to all the swimmers that braved the atrocious weather at both sessions today, the winter swim clubs are off to a very soggy and very smiley start.   Apologies to those who were still in the water when the picture was taken, I will get you all in at some point this winter I promise.  … Read more →

STA Winter Swimming CPD

SwimYourSwim are delighted to announce that in association with the STA, we will be delivering our winter swimming CPD course for the second year in December 2019 at DCLT’s Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre in Doncaster. The course has been created to develop the knowledge of those wishing to help and assist individuals swimming over winter in cold water ( ideally,… Read more →

Restart a Heart 2019

    This year the Resuscitation Council (UK) along with the British Heart Foundation, British Red Cross, St John Ambulance and Yorkshire Ambulance Service will be working together to help CPR train as many people as possible in the UK and make sure they know how to save a life. If you suffer an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the UK… Read more →

Last Class of 2019

We’re delighted to introduce our last class of 2019 on the  STA Level 2 Coaching Award Course.   L-R Scott Dawson, Michelle Mansell (Stella), Lindsey Cole, Colin Campbell, Rachel Hill, Sarah Wiseman. They bring with them a huge wealth of experience and knowledge from every avenue of open water swimming, from swim teaching to events including Arch to Arc, a… Read more →