Training Session Pool Etiquette


It is very pleasing that numbers at training are improving with the weather. Just as a reminder for the comfort and safety of all members included below is a copy of the rules for "Pool Etiquette" from Appendix D of our By-Laws.

Generally we have three lanes available at our training sessions. They are divided into: slow – medium – fast lanes. Usually we swim in a clockwise direction but sometimes we may ask alternate lanes to swim anti-clockwise so that each lane is then swimming in the same direction when the swimmers are closest together, so there is less likelihood of swimmers arms clashing together.

There are NO set numbers in each lane, BUT for convenience, and to enable ALL members to gain the maximum benefit from the training session, we would ask that if there is a large nu