SwimRun Training Events are listed on this page! We are compiling a list of training events all around the world to help you get ready for the 2021 racing season.
If you are an event organizer please contact us with your training event and we can add it to this page.
Event: 2021 SwimRun Season Discussion and Athlete Q&A
Date: 5th March 2021
Venue: Online Zoom Session
The first in a series of FREE online Zoom meetings to discuss the sport of SwimRun and specific Odyssey events in their 2021 Calendar. Each only meeting will have a specific topic to discuss. In the first one the Odyssey team will introduce themselves , talk about 2021 events planned and take general athlete questions about any/all races.
All sessions will be recorded and posted on their YouTube channel for those that can't make the 'live' session.
This is a great new online resource - we will definitely be listening in!
You can read more about the Odyssey events on our webpage HERE.
Event: SwimRun Workshop
Date: 8th May 2021
Venue: Aberdyfi, Wales, UK
Get ready for the upcoming SwimRun season with this very comprehensive workshop covering many topics, including kit choice, open water swim technique, transition training, nutrition, race strategy and much more!
A short route with several transitions will be completed at a sociable pace to consolidate what you have learnt.
Further information can be found HERE
Event: Weekend SwimRun Festival
Date: 8/9th May 2021
Venue: Ravinen OK Club house (Hellasgården), Sweden
Free full weekend of swimrun activities with trainings, workshops, inspiration and a chance to try new products.
Current confirmed lineup of partners that will be present at the festival:
ORCA wetsuits (their re-seller in Sweden Venkanto)
Push On Coaching (Sports Counselling)
Event: SwimRun Kit Testing & Training
Date: 16th May 2021
Venue: Sibson Marina, Cambridgeshire, UK
Here is a great opportunity to train, test your kit, test new kit and chat to other SwimRunners - experienced and new. This is excellent if you are new to the sport as you can try swimming in your trainers, test out kit without the pressure of race day.
As Keen As Mustard Events have a training course set up and an area for testing new, and trying out your own, kit. Help is on hand to answer any questions and John from Fenland Runner (race sponsor) is there with all the best kit on offer from HEAD for you to try. This will include hand paddles, wetsuits plus Oriocx swimrun shoes, nutrition and much more!
Find out more at the Keen As Mustard Events website HERE
Event: SANDHAMN TO UTÖ in 2 DAYS - Swimrun Training Camp
Date: 5/6th June 2021
Venue: Stavsnäs, Sweden
Between Sandhamn and Utö, you will learn about the mythic swimrun course, the mother of all the swimruns. A great opportunity to try out the ÖtillÖ World Championship Swimrun race course. 75 km including almost 10 km of swimming, 26 islands to run through. With Envol Swimrun instructors you will get all the details of this course during two days. In a safe and fun way!
Saturday 3rd July, 9.30-12.30 at Llyn Padarn, Wales, UK
Organised by loveswimrun.co.uk
This is a 3 hour course with a land based session covering Swimrun wetsuits and gear, training safely in open water, use of hand paddles, pull buoys and tow systems, running in your wetsuit, shoes for Swimrun, transition training and race strategy, swimrunning as a solo or in a team, race hydration and nutrition and environmental considerations.
Do bookmark and come back soon as organisers are contacting us with their training events and we will be adding to this Training Event Calendar!