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British Triathlon Statement

Following the government announcement last night, British Triathlon are pleased to confirm that swim, bike and run activity and events in England are exempt from the new guidelines.

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SH2OUT are supporting Drowning Prevention Week 2020

To help individuals and families in Britain know how to keep themselves and others safe around open water, SH2OUT are supporting RLSS UK’s annual Drowning Prevention Week from 12-19 June.

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Key safety advice for open water swimmers is published as lockdown is eased

Key safety advice for all open water swimmers has been drawn up by Swim England, British Triathlon and the Royal Life Saving Society UK following the partial lifting of the coronavirus lockdown restrictions.

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SH₂OUT are hosting a Conference!!

For the first time SH₂OUT are hosting a free to attend conference and we would love for you to come along...

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First Event Organiser for SH₂OUT Accreditation

SH₂OUT is pleased to announce the first Event Organiser going through SH₂OUT Event Accreditation. Open Water Swimming Ltd are working with SH₂OUT to ensure that all of their events meet the highest possible safety standards, providing the best experience for all participants.

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Canal & River Trust Partnership Announced

SH2OUT and the Canal and River Trust (CRT) are pleased to announce their new partnership.

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SH2OUT Swim to launch at ITU World Triathlon Series in Leeds 2018

The first ever SH2OUT open water swim will launch at the ITU Leeds World Triathlon series in Leeds on Saturday 9 June 2018. Swimmers new to open water are encouraged to have a go and will have the option of either a 400m or 750m swim.

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SH2OUT Accreditation is Changing...

SH2OUT are pleased to announce that we are diversifying accreditation. Accreditation will be split into Venue Accreditation, Event Accreditation and Club Accreditation, therefore providing specific guidance and safety marking for open water swimming.

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New Venues Sign up to SH₂OUT

Interest in SH₂OUT accreditation has taken off this October with venues using the quieter days as an opportunity to review their safety procedures.

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New National Open Water Delivery Manager

Helen Bowker, has recently been appointed as the new National Open Water Delivery Manager for the SH₂OUT project.

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