Open Water Swim & Triathlon

7th of August
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP 17:00 - 20:00

Take the plunge and try something new! Open Water Swimming might be the sport for you. 

Under the watchful eye of our local triathlon trainers, we’ll be hosting an evening of sporting events. Beginner and experienced swimmers are invited to dip their toe into Open Water Swimming. You never know, you might discover it’s the sport for you. And if you really want to test yourself you can go on to complete our triathlon course, which includes a run and cycle around the stunning lakeside paths of Green Park to the finish line. You and your supporters are welcome to stay for a social gathering and food after your swim.

Beginners can choose to swim 250m or 500m and experienced swimmers have the opportunity to swim 1km. Please note that wetsuits and footwear are required to participate.

Participants must bring their own wetsuit and protective footwear to wear.

Why should you choose swimming:
There are numerous health and wellbeing benefits to swimming. From lowering blood pressure, to being a great low impact cardio workout, swimming has it all! Swimmers can enjoy all the benefits of improved circulation, increased metabolism, a boosted immune system and much more.

*Wetsuits and footwear required*

Check out this video from our previous Open Water Swim & Triathlon event.

Photographs will be taken for marketing purposes. If you do not wish to have your photograph taken, please see a member of the Green Park Events Team at this event.