2019 TYR Pro Swim Series – Richmond

 

On April 10-13, 400-600 of the world’s top swimmers including USA Swimming National Team members, Junior National Team members and top 50 world ranked swimmers will compete in the meet, held at SwimRVA’s Chesterfield County facility.

The TYR Pro Swim Series have proven to be an excellent training ground for Olympians and Olympic hopefuls. Olympian Katie Ledecky broke a world record in the 1500m freestyle at one of the meets in Indianapolis this year. Previous TYR Pro Swim Series events have featured athletes such as Nathan Adrian and Ryan Murphy.

DATE: April 10-13

TIME: TBA

SwimRVA 10K Challenge

Are you ready for the SwimRVA 10K? Team up with your friends, family, or neighbors to see if you can complete 25 loops of SwimRVA’s unique 400 meter “open water” style course.

In this challenge you  and YOUR TEAM will be asked to complete up to 25 x 400 Meter LOOPS of our uniquely designed open-water formatted pool design for a total of 10,000 meters (10K). Enjoy crystal clear water swims with the feel of open-water swimming.

DATE: Sunday, April 14th 2019

TIME: 1pm – 4pm

LOCATION: Collegiate School Aquatic Center

SwimRVA Hammerheads PUPS Program

Are you intimidated by a “Masters” practice? Have you ever had these thoughts:

  • Those people are way too fast – I’m not ready”
  • “I have no idea what 10×100@1:30 means”
  • “What is a clock send-off?”
  • “Why would they tell me to buy a snorkel?”

If these are the thoughts running through your head – then our Pups Program is the place for you. This 6-week program meets twice per week and is coached by our talented and experienced beginners coaching squad. The program is designed to start you from scratch and ease you into a comprehensive swim program and get you ready for the more endurance based practices of the main SwimRVA Hammerheads pool program OR to train on your own

NEXT SESSION: February 19 – March 28

DATE: Tuesdays & Thursdays

TIME: 7pm – 8pm

COST: $149

ONLY 12 SPOTS ARE AVAILABLE

SwimRVA Downriver Rip

Ready for a fast swim? Swimmers for the 4.4-mile event start from Watkins Landing and swim straight down river, with the current, to Robious Landing finish. 2.5-milers will be taken by boat to the Rte 288 Bridge and swim with the current back to the finish. Great way to start the season off fast.

DATE: Sat May 18, 2019

TIME: 8:00 am