Outdoor Fitness & Adventure

Usk Night Swims 26th February / April 9th 2021

Friday 26th February 2021 6.30pm

Friday 9th April 2021 7pm



Join me, Angela Jones (outdoor and wild swim specialist) with my water safety support team in Usk for an evening wild walk along the river Usk and a guided 1K night swim downstream.

This session will take in the glorious surroundings of the river Usk at night from the banks of the river before swimming downstream. I will share swimming and safety techniques and advice and guidance on night swimming to help you enjoy swimming wild.

Dates: Friday 26th February 6.30PM  & Friday 9th April 7pm 2021

£35pp

Book at:   Eventbrite:

Friday 26th February 6.30pm 2021

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/winter-night-swim-usk-260221-tickets-134524226583

Friday 9th April 7pm   2021   

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/night-swim-usk-9th-april-2021-7pm-tickets-135370463701

What’s included:

  • – Event led by highly qualified & fully insured wild swim specialist Angela Jones
  • – Angela has over 30 years experience swimming the river Wye and river Usk 
  • – Welcome & safety briefing
  • – Advice on reading the river
  • – Water entry and acclimatisation techniques
  • – Guidance on swim techniques
  • – Water safety and event support team
  • – 1K wild walk along banks of river Usk 
  • – 1K guided wild swim downstream
  • – Hot drink and cake to warm up after swim
  • – Wetsuit and tow floats available to hire
  • – Goggles, head torch, swim hats, water shoes and tow floats available to purchase at event

Meeting Time & Location

  • – 6pm
  • – Usk Island Car Park, Pontypool Road, Usk NP15 1SY

BOOK NOW 

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Equipment & What you need to take part

  • – Arrive in your swim suit with casual training clothes over the top
  • – Wetsuit (essential)
  • – Towfloat (essential)
  • – Head Torch (essential)
  • – Suitable water shoes with a good grip (essential)
  • – Swim hat (essential)
  • – Goggles
  • – Towel
  • – Warm clothes and bobble hat for after swim
  • – Wetsuits & towfloats available to hire at the event
  • – Head torches, change robes, towel robes, towfloats, water shoes, swim hats and goggles available to purchase at the event

Staying Covid Safe

Swim Wild Wye are working within the latest government guidelines to keep everyone safe. In light of the recent rise in cases and localised lockdowns please be aware:

  • – All Swim Wild Wye events are held outdoors in small group settings
  • – Equipment hire (wetsuits and tow floats) are available – these are rinsed and sterilised prior to the event
  • – Swim Wild Wye are not able to hire swim hats, water shoes or goggles – we have a selection available to purchase at the event if you don’t have your own
  • – We encourage you to maintain a safe social distance at all times
  • – Where possible, please ensure you can zip up your own wetsuit
  • – Hand sanitiser will be available at each event, however please bring your own if you prefer
  • – Please do not attend any Swim Wild Wye event if you, or a member of your household, are displaying any Covid related symptoms
  • – Please do not attend any Swim Wild Wye event if you are coming from any of the lockdown counties

If you have any queries please contact me angela@run-wild.co.uk