Speedo Open Water Swim Series

The Speedo Open Water Swim Series, a three-part training clinic, was born from a shared passion for the open water between Speedo and Olympian, Michelle Weber.

From novice to experienced, this unique swimming series has been curated to offer swimmers of all performance levels the opportunity to experience the true essence of open water swimming, while being guided and coached by South Africa’s best. All event proceeds will be donated to Michelle’s 2021 Olympic goal.

Open Water Introductory Training Clinic

Nestled on the slopes of the Palmiet River, Elgin River Lodge will play host to our first open water event. For those who are new to open water swimming or planning your first triathlon, this event is for you. Explore the true beauty of open water swimming, with full confidence and firsthand experience from an elite athlete, as Michelle guides you through your first open water swim.

Included with your ticket

  • 1. Training clinic presented by Michelle Weber
  • 2. 1.5h Open Water Swim at Elgin River Lodge
  • 3. Light lunch
  • 4. Training Programme Booklet curated for your experience level by Michelle
  • 5. Speedo Open Water Swim Series limited edition swimming cap



Event details



Experience Level

Beginner to Intermediate


8 November 2020


Elgin River Lodge, Western Cape

Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for the next open water swimming clinic - coming soon.


Intermediate Open Water Clinic

Planning your first Robben Island Crossing or half Iron Man? Then this is the event for you! Distance covered: 5 - 8 km


Advanced Open Water Clinic

Training for the English Channel or looking to get some serious mileage in? Here's the clinic for you! Distance covered: 10 km +

Our Event Partners

We'd like to thank our partners for their support and participation in bringing this great initiative to life.

Water Safety Partner
Sports Fuels

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