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Night Swimming at Firestone Bay

Plymouth
swim - Up to 20 people

Description

Everything you expect from our normal Open Water Sessions...but at night!


A unique experience to enjoy the sea at night.


This is a coached Open Water Swimming session based at the Royal William Yard/Firestone Bay, Plymouth. Safety cover will be provided by a qualified lifeguard. We will work on a ratio of 1:5.


Date: Wednesday 13th November

Time: 19.30

Location: Royal William Yard (swim at Firestone Bay)

High Tide: 18.19


This session is designed for swimmers looking to explore sea swimming at night.


The aim is that this group will cover between 250m upto 800m with the view to being in the water for 20-35 minutes.


Wetsuits are recommended for the session. If you wish to attend this session and swim without a wetsuit, a discussion will need to happen before booking. You will need your own tow float if you wish to swim without a wetsuit.


To access these sessions swimmers must be able to swim 150m continuously.


What to bring:

Wetsuit/swim suit

Goggles Towel

A warm change of clothes

A drybag/bag to protect towel/robe from the elements while we swim

Cheap footwear (to walk in)


Itinerary

19:30: Registration, saftey brief and session objectives. Meet in the Royal William Yard

19:35: Walk to Firestone Bay (this will allow provide a warm up activity)

19:40: Guided night swim

20:15: Sign out and depart


N.B: this will be cancelled if the conditions are not safe. In the event of this happening, a refund will be given.

What to bring

Wetsuit/swim suit

Goggles Towel

A warm change of clothes

A drybag/bag to protect towel/robe from the elements while we swim

Cheap footwear (to walk in)

Tow float (desirable)

Physical requirements

Swim 150m continuously

Itinerary

19:30: Registration, saftey brief and session objectives. Meet in the Royal William Yard

19:35: Walk to Firestone Bay (this will allow provide a warm up activity)

19:40: Guided night swim

20:15: Sign out and depart

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Where we'll meet

£8 per person


Wed, 13th Nov
19:30 - 20:30 · 5 spaces left

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