Thrilled to Be Chilled

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Categories: Swimming

Bardowie Loch, Bardowie
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We are pleased to announce our second Ice Swimming with an Ice Mile event on the 10th February 2018.
We will have 3 distances; 450m, 1k and for the acclimatised* the Ice Mile (a skins/standard swimwear only swim).

You will be able to enjoy this stunning setting while pushing your boundaries in and safe and controlled environment.

Distances will be 450m, 1k & a 1 mile swim on the day. Plus we will have the ‘Chilly Dip’ which is as it suggests a quick Dip in the chilly waters.

Due to the nature of this swim and to ensure the safety of all participants, swimmers will have to adhere to the following:
Swimmers must be a regular attendee at Vigour Winter Swim Sessions or maintain and present a weekly winter swim log
A cut off time of 40 minutes will apply for the 1 mile swim, 30 minutes for the 1k and 15 minutes for the 450m.
Provide complete medical form by their doctor, including an ECG.
Each swimmer must bring along a ‘buddy’ to the event

We will have a fully qualified Doctor, Paramedic plus First Aiders on site during the course of the event including after the swim to make sure everyone warms up and recovers.

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