ALCATRAZ SWIM CLINIC AT ALCATRAZ
Friday, July 12, 2013 at 7:00 AM (PDT)
SWIM CLINIC AT ALCATRAZ JULY 12.
MEETING TIME: 7:00 A.M.
BOARDING TIME: 7:10 a.m.
PLACE TO MEET : Fisherman Wharf - Jefferson St. and Jones St.
Swimmers will be taken to the Island of Alcatraz, and will be instructed all about currents and conditions. Swimmers will have the oportunity to jump in the water to condition themselves to the temperatures and feel how the currents work. They are supervised and instructed the whole time.
Soon after a short practice in navigation, and get stroke critique, swimmers will board to be taken to the usual start of any Alcatraz swim and learn about the landmarks they should navigate in any of these swims
After they practice swimming by the island they will board and will cross on board to the city coastal line, to learn the mark they should be navigating to . At the end of the course the swimmers will swim the last quarter of the swim to either shore or to the entrance of the cove at Aquatic Park
After practice, the boat will return to the same pier where it took off.
Stroke critique will be given at request of the swimmer.
Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any question by email. email@example.com
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Water World Swim
Water World Swim has been offering open water swimming events and training programs for over 16 years. Some of our programs include the “Swim with Pedro”
Weekly workouts and training sessions, regular Alcatraz crossings and instructional clinics, the New Waves program for young swimmers with an interest in open water swimming, and our numerous open water races and events.
Our swims have been chosen for their beauty, safety , and general “coolness” factor. Each swim is prepared, organized, and guided by a team of local coaches and swimmers with vast experience and in-depth knowledge of the local waters. All our swims are fully certified, permitted and supported by the U.S. Coast Guard.
We welcome swimmers from all over the world with all levels of ability. If you are training for an upcoming competition, want to accomplish a swim from Alcatraz, or just want to experience swimming in the beautiful waters of the San Francisco Bay, then we encourage you to join us. We offer something for everyone.
Invite you to check our 2013 swim program listing full of swimming events for everyone interested in taking the challenge and register in the swim of your choice.