Adam 'Ocean' Walkers annual ULTIMATE 5 DAY LONG DISTANCE SWIM TRAINING CAMP in Malta has been specifically designed as an intensive swim course for those looking to swim the channel solo, relay or training for longer distance swims in lower temperatures such as a 1 or 2 way Windermere for example. Wetsuit swimmers are also welcome (see details below).
The Ocean Walker 5 day technical Swim Camp in Malta is the ideal training platform for open water swimmers who are looking to pursue a solo channel swim or relay and for those who generally wish to improve their performance in open water, including an optional 6 hour channel solo qualifier* and 2 hour channel relay qualifier* swim at the end of the camp, for which you will receive a signed Ocean Walker certificate of achievement.
*We cannot guarantee the sea temp will be within Channel Swimming Regulations of 15/16 degrees.
Temperatures fluctuate between 14 - 18 degrees during March and April.
Course duration: Tuesday (starts after midday time tbc) - Saturday (could finish late - after presentation, which will be confirmed on your agenda).
Accomodation covered: [5 nights] Check-in Tuesday (3PM), Check-out Sunday (11AM).
Price includes the course, 5 nights B&B, 3 packed lunches and presentation on the last day.
Course content at a glance:
You will be staying at the 4* luxury Solana Hotel and Spa, Mellieha, which is approx 30-40 mins taxi ride from Malta airport.
USEFUL INFORMATION / FAQ's
All rooms have DOUBLE OR TWIN BEDS
BOOKING OPTIONS EXPLAINED
1 x SWIM CAMPER = You are booking for yourself and will have a room to yourself.
2 x SWIM CAMPERS sharing a room = You are sharing your room with a partner or friend who is also taking part in the swim camp. Price for 2 campers sharing a room is £1199 each. Please enter 2 into the Qty field to ensure the system counts 2 people for this order type.
1 x SWIM CAMPER + NON-CAMPER sharing a room = You are participating and your friend or partner wants to come along for a nice break. They will not be participating in the swim camp, but can join us on particular trips out - should they wish to.
*Once you have booked and confirmed flight details etc, any amendments hereafter will incur an admin fee of £50.
ABILITY LEVEL: Advanced
You are required to be able to swim a minimum distance of 3km in open water without aid.
WANT TO WEAR A WETSUIT? We welcome wetsuit wearers, as not everyone is looking to complete a long distance swim under the channel rules. Any certification you receive on the qualifying swims will state if you wore anything other than what is classed as passable under these regulations.
Please read IMPORTANT INFORMATION before booking your place