- Title: TI Open Water Experience: Penticton, BC, Canada
- When: 07.16.2020 - 07.19.2020
- Where: Penticton, British Columbia - Penticton
- Category: Open Water Camp
TI Open Water Experience:
Penticton, BC, Canada - July 16-19, 2020
TUITION: $650 CAD, Referral and alumni discounts available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LOCATION: Penticton is located in the Okanagan Valley region of British Columbia and has been the host city of Ironman Canada for 30 years. With over 2100 hours of sunshine annually and average temperatures in the summer of 26°C to 34°C. Plan on great weather!
The camp will take place in the two freshwater lakes that border Penticton: Skaha and Okanagan. Skaha lake is the perfect setting for instruction and practicing drills with its shallow water and soft sandy bottom, while Lake Okanagan features a kilometre of premium, sandy beach and has recently been voted #2 best beach in Canada by TripAdvisor. Read Total Immersion guest blog with information on Lake Okanagan and an open water swim rated in 2015 as one of the ‘Top 100 Open Water Swims’
Lake Okanagan is one of the lakes used for our open water camp. The Okanagan Lake area is host to numerous swim and triathlon races
REGISTRATION: CLICK HERE to register.
ABOUT THE COACHES: Grant Molyneux, Calgary, (email@example.com) has taught Total Immersion swimming in Calgary for over 13 years and has graduated over 750 swimmers who now experience smooth effortless strokes in both the pool and open water. As an avid triathlete himself, he organizes an open water-swimming program in the summer and does numerous open water mini-clinics to help triathletes and distance swimmers with their races. He’s past president of the Alberta Triathlon association and served as their provincial coach for three years.
Teresa Seibel, Kamloops (firstname.lastname@example.org) actively instructs Total Immersion sessions around the province of British Columbia. She became a Total Immersion coach 10 years ago after recognizing the need for technique based swim instruction in her sport of Triathlon. She is currently a Community Triathlon BC Coach and founder of the Kamloops Spring Sprint. She was the Sport Chair for Triathlon for 2011 Western Canada Summer Games, and is Past President of the Kamloops Triathlon club. Teresa is a veteran of 2 Ironmans, 4 Half Ironmans, 5 Marathons, and many short course triathlons, runs and swims.
DESCRIPTION: This camp is designed for beginner and intermediate swimmers seeking Total Immersion instruction in the open water. Our philosophy is Kaizen swimming; creating continuous improvement by setting your intention to improve one swim skill at each session.
This is a technique-focused camp, teaching you to swim in open water with greater ease and flow, which allows you to swim long distances utilizing thousands of effortless uninterrupted strokes. Our camp is perfect for triathletes seeking to exit the water fresh and ready for the bike.
The Total Immersion Effortless Endurance – Level 1 workshop and Smart Speed Workshop – Level 2 is integrated with an open water workshop to give you an intense 4-day program.
It is highly recommended that attendees be able to swim 400 yards/meters comfortably to obtain the greatest benefit from this open water experience and have some familiarity with the Total Immersion drill sequence using balance, streamline, and propulsion.
SCHEDULE: (Subject to minor revisions)
Note: transportation is provided to and from the lakes
- Venue: Penticton, British Columbia
- City: Penticton
- State: BC