Open Water Swimming

Open water swimming is a brilliant way to get fit, reduce stress and have fun. Everyone can get involved, and what better place to do so than in Liverpool's historic docks. 

 We have limited daily open water sessions for experienced swimmers.

Pre book only.

40 places per 1 hour session. This includes registration and safety brief.

Please arrive ready to swim and wait 2m apart by our ramp bridge for a member of staff to book you in.

You are responsible for all your kit, We do have the changing facilities and toilets open, the lockers take 20p or you can put your bag near the swim shack with the lifeguard on duty.

limited towfloats available, you can bring your own, we do have some to sell.

wetsuit hire available but please arrive 15 minutes before your session start to organise this, you can book the wetsuit on the website..

No refunds if you miss the slot or you are late.

We will be using the 500m course or 750m depending on the conditions.

in Winter we reduce the course size and time in the water.

Children aged 12 or over who are club swimmers can swim if a parent or responsible guardian is onsite they must wear a wetsuit, we do have them for hire

Everyone must wear a bright coloured cap. Goggles are recommended

The water is salty and has jellyfish but they dont sting!

Please do not come if you have any coronavirus symptoms-high temperature,cough.

Wetsuit Hire £5



To find out more about Open Water Swimming and other activities at Liverpool Watersports Centre, please call us on 0151 708 9322 or fill in the contact form below.


110 Mariners Wharf,
Queens Dock,
L3 4DG

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