This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Beginners session - open water swimming for triathlon

13 Jul 2018 - 07 Sep 2018

Beginners open water swimming session

Getting you ready to swim outdoors and hopefully for triathlon events too!

In partnership with Pinkston Watersports, we are excited to bring you a fun, friendly and supported introduction to open water swimming and how to wear a wetsuit.

Wetsuits will be available.

Session Details

Date: Friday 13th or Sunday 22nd July 2018 or Friday 7th September 2018

Time: 15th 6.30pm-8.00pm or 22nd 8.30am-10.00am or 7th 6.00-7.30pm

Venue: Pinkston Watersports, 75 N Canal Bank St, Glasgow G4 9XP

Price: £8


  • Must be able to swim 50m

 What to Bring

  • costume or trunks
  • A wetsuit (if you have one)
  • Goggles
  • A swimcap
  • A Towel

How to get involved

Click the sign up button at the top of this page.

Once you have signed up you will receive an email from Triathlon Scotland no earlier than 7 days prior to the session. This will contain all the information you will need regarding the day. 

If you have a disability or any additional needs and require assistance in order to fully participate in this session please contact Craigie-Lee Paterson on  or call 07711598128.


Gemma Simpson

01786 466928

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Beginners session 13/7 - open water swimming for triathlon13 Jul 2018??/16Closed13 Jul 2018
Beginners session 22/7 - open water swimming for triathlon22 Jul 2018??/14Closed09 Jul 2018
Beginners session 7/9 - open water swimming for triathlon07 Sep 2018??/15Closed05 Sep 2018

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Pinkston Watersports 75 N Canal Bank St Glasgow G4 9XP