Open Water Schedule
Improve your open water swim technique and swim safely in a beautiful open water environment with certified coaches, lifeguards and buoys. OWS Open Water Swim training will thoroughly prepare you for any open water race.
2015 SCHEDULE TO BE POSTED IN APRIL 2015
MAY – JUNE 2014 SATURDAY OPEN WATER SCHEDULE:
- OPEN WATER SWIMMING STARTS MAY 10TH UNTIL THE END OF JUNE AT CONNETQUOT RIVER: EVERY SATURDAY: 7:00AM-8:00AM.
Note: JUNE 28th is our last River Swim of the Summer.
Directions: turn onto Great River Road south in Great River (nestled between East Islip and Oakdale). Take Great River Road all the way down to end. Make left right before Timber Point Mansion.
Drop in rate: $15. OWS members, it is one punch on your membership card. 8 session card cost $90 – good for 12 months from purchase date. Bring your water shoes.
JULY -AUGUST 2014 OPEN WATER SCHEDULE:
STARTING JULY 2nd, OWS WILL MEET ON WEDNESDAY EVENINGS 6:45PM-8:00PM AT THE FIRE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE COVE.
$25 Drop in fee for none members and $20 for members.
Directions to Fire Island Light House: Robert Moses field 5 park to the left by the exit. Park on the north east side all the way towards the light house. There is a path to the bay follow the walk way on the road.
JULY-AUGUST 2014 BRYON LAKE POOL, OAKDALE, NY
JULY 21, 28, AUGUST 4, 11, 18, 25:
- ONE LONG COURSE LAP LANE AVAILABLE TO OWS MEMBERS
- WATER POLO, AGES 5 AND UP WELCOME. WE HAVE REGULATIONS NETS, BALLS AND CAPS.
ALL LEVELS WELCOME! WE HAVE SEVERAL NETS! ALL AGES! ADULTS DON’T THINK YOU CANT PLAY!! IT’S A BLAST! KIDS LOVE IT! GREAT FAMILY TIME!! OUTDOOR POOL!
Total Cost 6 sessions Town Of Islip RESIDENTS: $90
Total Cost 6 sessions FOR NON RESIENTS: $120
First come, first serve. Please contact Coach Bryan for further information at Bkrutowswimli@gmail.com
KEEP IN TOUCH WITH US ON FACEBOOK/OPENWATERSWIMLI AND OUR WEBSITE FOR ALL UP-TO-DATE INFORMATON.
Speed training and technique, stroke analysis and bouy training.
Open Water Swim (OWS) is a certified Masters United States Swim Program and all individuals must complete online USMS registration to be able to swim in the OWS program.
Everyone under age 18 must be a registered Metro Swimmer. Everyone 18 or older must be a registered Masters Swimmer under our OWS Code. Please go online and sign up at the U.S. Masters Swimming registration page. Print a copy and bring it with you. This is mandatory as it insures the U.S. Masters program.
USMS REGISTRATION FOR MASTERS
For the Masters Swim Program Only!* Everyone under age 18 must be a registered Masters Swimmer. Everyone 18 or older must be a registered Masters Swimmer under our OWST Code. Please go online and sign up at NJ LMSC Online Registration
USMS Individual Membership: $37 (USMS fee) + $10 (LMSC fee) = $47 total
Registration opens for members to renew/register on Nov. 1, 2014
If you plan on entering/participating in any swim meets scheduled to be held after November 1st, you will first have to switch your current OWS club affiliation to OWST before signing up for meets. Anyone who is not planning to swim in any meets can wait to process individual USMS registration renewal for 2015 until later in the year (but before December 31st when your current 2014 USMS registration expires). Do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.
Print a copy and bring it with you. This is mandatory as it insures the U.S. Masters program.