There’s no better feeling that swimming in the great outdoors, so come and try one of the fastest growing sports in the UK at Salford Watersports Centre! Whether you’re training for a triathlon, want to improve your technique, or just experience open water swimming, we’ll help you achieve your goals.

The 2021 Open Water Swim season launched on Thursday 8th April. This is slightly earlier than usual so the water temperature will be quite low, we recommend that only experienced open water swimmers or those comfortable in colder temperatures attend during this period. Swimmers can swim without wetsuits if they wish however a tow float will be required until the water warms up!

Our sessions offer:
  • Great value, with block passes and discount memberships available
  • Different length courses for all abilities (300 meters and 500 meters)
  • Full safety cover provided by our professional water safety team
  • Regulated water quality
  • Limited free on-site parking
  • Professional coaching for all levels through our partnership with the fantastic coaches at Swimming Matters
Session times (from 8th April 2021):
  • Monday evening – From 10th May
  • Tuesday evening – From 20th April
  • Thursday evening – 5:00 to 8:00pm (time slots vary)
  • Sunday morning – 8:45 to 11:45am (time slots vary)

Please visit the Salford Watersports Centre website for more information and details on prices.