Join outdoor and wild swim specialist Angela Jones and safety team for a 7k guided swim (this is the SARA 7k swim Route ideal if you want to recce event before day Wild Wye Swim event ) and 6k Walk back along the beautiful Wye Valley walk with snack and a drink to finish . We’ll be in glorious surroundings, explore the riverbanks and swim in the presence of the magnificent, iconic Symonds Yat Rock. Angela will share swimming techniques and safety tips to help you enjoy wild swim.
This event is NOT for beginners – it’s not about speed, however you need to be an experienced open water swimmer who is used to spending a long time in cold water 1.5 +hours. It can be done breast stroke or front crawl.
Park and meet at lower lydbrook car park ,Lydbrook GL17 9NU
Social distancing and government guidelines for health & safety will be followed.
Angela Jones has been cold water swimming the river Wye for over 30 years and is highly experienced and qualified.
Participants must be able to walk 6.5K over uneven ground and be a confident open water swimmer. Over 16s Only . Wetsuits can be hired and swim kit can be purchased on Day . Water shoes are highly recommended due to sections you may need to stand up and walk
Book through below links:£45
Saturday July 3rd:
Saturday August 7th