Bolton Tri Club are hosting open water swim sessions at Elton Sailing Club in Bury which start on and run every Tuesday until There are changing rooms and hot showers. To save everyone time we ask people to register on-line beforehand - there will be no paper registration forms. It is £5 a swim or £3 for Bolton Tri Club members. For juniors it is £3 a swim or £2 for BTC members. But you can get free swims if you provide kayak safety cover for an hour.
We have monthly training aquathons with a choice of distances on 12th June, 17th July 14th August. For novice open water swimmers who want to improve their skills and confidence there will be coached sessions starting in June, watch this space for more details. Also catch us on Facebook search for 'Open Water Swimming at Elton Sailing Club'.
Directions to Elton Sailing Club. Use this postcode if relying on SatNav BL8 2BR
If travelling down Bolton Road (A58) towards Bury turn right at the Wellington Pub into Kitchener Street signposted Elton Reservoir and Cygnet Hospital. At end of Kitchener St turn right into Buller Street. Turn left over a small bridge signposted Cygnet Hospital. Once over bridge bear right and down lane to Sailing Club.