Teen Pool to Pier Programme
For swimmers aged 13 - 17, Teen Pool to Pier is an exciting opportunity for young people to try their hand at the fastest growing sport in the UK. On top of sea-swimming training (developing stamina and technique), the course will additionally include elements of first aid and surf rescue practices. Over the duration of the course, each young swimmer will be equipped with the skills they will need for swimming in open-water environments.
For new members, participants should be able to swim 200m continuously in front crawl. Lessons will take place: Monday 7:35pm - 8:35pm (this is for teens that have a parent swimming at the same time) and Thursday 7:30 pm - 8:30pm. To book or for more information, get in contact with Pool to Pier. The total cost for the twelve week course is £178 (or two instalments of £89). You should be to swim 100m continuous front crawl to join.
Benefits of the Teen Pool to Pier Programme
- Develop and build physical conditioning/sustain technique alongside developing stamina
- Complete distance swims and develop swimming techniques for varying sea conditions
- Understand essential sea swimming knowledge such as tides, currents, beach equipment, clothing and beach safety
- Pool to Pier takes safety very seriously and each session is tracked by kayakers and qualified beach lifeguards, all CRB checked.