TVT members competing in open water triathlons this season should be practicing swimming session in wetsuits and cold water. TVT do not organise any formal open water swim training but there are normally a number of members out at the weekend during the summer months!
The most popular time and venue is 06:00 Sunday’s – Heron Lake. However due to races this is subject to change. Please speak with members at training events during the week to confirm if any members are planning to swim.
Details of TVT member’s popular/local open water venues are below.
Tri2O Swim Center – Reading Lakes Hotel
The easiest way to find it is to follow directions for the Reading Lakes Hotel [signposted from Junction 11 on M4] . There is ample parking for at least 100 cars. The standard cost will be £5.00 per swim session or £45 for a 10 swim ticket. website
Swimming during mornings and weekends from the 27th April until September 2013 at £5 or £40 for a 10 swim ticket. website
Liquid Leisure Waterski Lake
Two lakes to choose from, Little Marlow (opens April 29th) and Datchet (opens April 27th). website
The Quays, Camberley
The lake will be open on various mornings from May 4th due to the cold weather. website