MULTIPLE DATES | PHILADELPHIA, PA SUBURBS
Skills clinics and open water training swims for all ability levels. Mid-Atlantic Multisport has been providing open water swimming instruction and training opportunities for triathletes and open water enthusiasts since 2008. During this time, we have helped thousands of athletes overcome their anxieties related to open water and become stronger, more confident swimmers. Our popular Open Water Swim Series is a collection of ten open water training swims spread throughout the spring and summer months. Register for a single session or purchase a Season Pass and attend all of the swims for a greatly discounted price. At many of the sessions, we also offer instructional Skills & Safety Clinics for beginners.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 5:00-7:00 pm (Skills & Safety Clinic and Training Swim) Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:00-10:00 am (Skills & Safety Clinic and Training Swim) Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 5:00-7:00 pm (Training Swim ONLY) Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 5:00-7:00 pm (Skills & Safety Clinic and Training Swim) Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 8:00-10:00 am (Skills & Safety Clinic and Training Swim) Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 5:00-7:00 pm (Training Swim ONLY) Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 5:00-7:00 pm (Training Swim ONLY) Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 5:00-7:00 pm (Skills & Safety Clinic and Training Swim) Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 5:00-7:00 pm (Training Swim ONLY) Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 5:00-7:00 pm (Training Swim ONLY)
Marsh Creek State Park
Chester County, PA
Marsh Creek State Park encompasses 1,705 acres and contains the 535-acre Marsh Creek Lake. The lake is a regional attraction for boating, windsurfing and fishing. In addition, you will find picnic areas, hiking trails and a great place to spend time with family and friends.
Marsh Creek State Park http://www.rnarshcreeklake.corn/ is conveniently located just minutes off the Downingtown exit of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The Park is located at 675 Park Road, Downingtown, PA. For driving directions to the Park from your location, visit the Park web site or CLICK HERE. Please note, all Open Water Swim Series activities will take place on the east side of Marsh Creek Lake, near the Park office, concession stand and boat rental facility.As you enter the Park, continue past the Park office (on your left) and red Mid-Atlantic Multisport tent (on your right) to the parking lot adjacent to the restrooms, concession stand and boat rental facility. Please DO NOT park on the grass alongside the lake or in parking spaces marked "Trailers Only". If the lot is full, continue on Park Road to one of the upper lots at the top of the hill.
Designed to help swimmers of all ability levels become more confident and efficient during the swim segment of a triathlon.Our skills clinics begin with dryland instruction followed by in-water demonstration and practice.
Mid-Atlantic Multisport coaches will review and demonstrate key open water topics, including;
Triathlon swim starts
Dealing with anxiety
Sighting and staying on course
Turning at buoys
Swimming in a wetsuit You will then have the opportunity to practice these skills under the watchful eyes of our experienced coaches and lifeguards.
Standard Registration (closes 48 hours prior to the scheduled session start time): $60. USD
On-site Registration: $70. USD. Cash or check only.
Great opportunity for experienced triathletes and swimmers to practice their open water skills, simulate race conditions and get a workout.
Bring your swimsuit and goggles and train on our 1/4-mile course marked with buoys and monitored by certified lifeguards.
The Training Swims do NOT include dryland or in-water instruction by our coaching staff. If you are new to open water swimming or wish to improve your confidence and efficiency in this environment, you should register for one of our Skills Clinics.
Come out for a single session or purchase a SEASON PASS and join us for all 10 swims!
REGISTRATION FEE: Season Pass (attend all 10 swims): $125. USD Single Session: Standard Registration (closes 48 hours prior to the scheduled session start time): $20. USD On-site Registration: $30. USD. Cash or check only.