WE ARE SWIM OPEN

Conquer the open water!

Are you sick of chlorine and crowded swimming pools? Do you fancy a more exhilarating swimming experience? Come and join us - get healthier, happier and closer to nature. The open water revolution starts now!

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Testimonials

Ian Andrews

Swim Open have enabled me to achieve a long-held goal of swimming confidently across open expanses of sea, something I had thought I could never achieve. I had previously found swimming for long periods in the sea tiring and disappointing,…

Caroline Hudson

I’m part of my university Triathlon team and I race competitively. I took lessons with Tom to improve my open water technique and to gain a competitive advantage for the upcoming Triathlon season. The lessons were really beneficial and my…

Mark Hudson

As an experienced Ironman triathlete who has been competing for more than a decade I thought I had nothing left to learn. However taking part in the Open Water Experts course has totally revolutionised my open water swimming. Kat’s expertise…

Mia Sullivan

I signed up to do my first triathlon to raise money for charity. The only problem being that the swimming part was in a lake and I’d never swum in open water before. I joined the OW Virgins course with SwimOpen and it as really great, we started…

Charlotte Post

I’d never tried open water swimming before but I joined the OW Virgins course with SwimOpen and it was absolutely fantastic - I’d highly recommend it. I’d always done a bit of pool swimming to keep fit but i’d never actually tried open…

Tim Smith

Would thoroughly recommend Tom as an instructor.  I hated swimming lessons at school, being shouted at from the side of the pool is not a great way to learn.  I wanted to relearn swimming to improve my fitness and I was very lucky to have…

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FEELING COOL!! 🏝☀️💦 The best place to be on a day like this is in the water! Come and join us at the beautiful, sunny and refreshing Stoke Newington Reservoir 💪🏼🏊🏻 #cool #cooldown #refreshing #inspiration #swim #training #hot #hackney #tropical #swimminglessons #weekend #hackney #workout #stokenewington #team #squad #fitspo #fitnessmotivation #relax #escapethecity
THE SQUAD! ☀️🏝🏊🏻🌊 Such an amazing weekend at the Reservoir. The best place to be in this heat. Come and escape the city with us!  #squad #team #eastlondon #swimopen #swim #fit #fitspo #hot #tropical #hackney #stokenewington #swimminglessons #wetsuit #fun #weekend #cardio #training #workout #inspiration
PUSH YOURSELF FURTHER!! 🏝🏊🏻💪🏼☀️ Our open water Group Courses are starting again on the 24th June. Boost your technique...and swim faster, smoother and stronger! 💪🏼😀🏊🏻‍♀️ #motivation #swim #swimminglessons #swimopen #stokenewington #london #technique #strong #cardio #workout #fitspo #fit #eastlondon #team #squad
HAPPY WETSUIT WEDNESDAY! ☀️🏝🏊🏻 It's time to swap that suit for a wetsuit. Come and see us down at the beautiful and (always) sunny Stoke Newington Reservoir!  #wetsuitwednesday #sunny #fun #swim #workout #cardio #swimminglessons #yoga #meditation #eastlondon #london #stokenewington #hot #fitspo #motivation
JOIN IN THE FUN!! 💪🏼☀️🏊🏻🏝 The water temperature may have dipped back down to 17 degrees but it sure is exhilarating! Come down and join us at the beautiful and sunny Stoke Newington Reservoir  #fun #swimming #triathlon #funny #lessons #london #londoners #swim #swimopen #training #squad #cardio #fit #fitspo #inspiration #hot #eastlondon #sunny #workout #outdoors
ITS STORMY...BUT WE'RE STILL SWIMMING! 
It's perfect weather to be a wetsuit today. Come and join us down at the Reservoir. There's no such thing as cold! 🏊🏻‍♀️🌊☔️🏝🏖 #wet #swimming #openwater #training #swimminglessons #notcold #wetsuit #eastlondon #stokenewington #fitness #cardio #workout #motivation #fit #fitspo #london #britishweather #londoners #triathlon #triathlete #funny #fun
HAPPY FRIDAY!! 🏝🌊🏊🏻☀️
It's nearly the weekend...so come on down to see us at Stoke Newington Reservoir. Escape the city and get into open water swimming! 💪🏼🏊🏻‍♀️ #swimming #weekend #london #openwater #triathlon #fit #sunny #eastlondon #fun #fitspo #workout #sisters #squad #swimminglessons #stokenewington #cardio #fitness #hot #outdoors #tropical
TAKE THE PLUNGE! 🏊🏻🌊
Head on down for a refereshing dip at the Reservoir this week. We'll be running 1-2-1s as usual and the Tri Training Squad on Thursday evening 🏝💪🏼🏊🏻‍♀️ #swimming #openwater #stokenewington #eastlondon #swimminglessons #fitspo #fit #fun #upsidedown #triathlon #triathlete #training #squad #team #swim #wetsuit #funny #workout #cardio #motivation #inspiration
IT'S NEARLY....THE WEEKEND!! ☀️🏝🌊🏊🏻
Have a fantastic bank holiday weekend. And head on down to the Reservoir for a refreshing swim. It's getting tropical out there!🏝👍🏼 #weekend #friends #openwater #swimming #swimminglessons #fun #london #eastlondon #triathlon #training #tropical #cardio #workout #hot #fit #fitspo #wetsuit #funny #londoners #funday #friday