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Open Water Swim Clinic Tomorrow!

By peter | June 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

Tomorrow, Saturday June 12th, is the next Open Water Swim Clinic! Leanne Manlove from Pinnacle Elite Athlete will be teaching how to put on your wetsuit correctly and will be continuing to practice sighting techniques, as it is very important to swimming faster and straighter in the open water. After the swim clinic we’ll hold…

The “Manteo Mile” is now open!

By peter | June 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

With the assistance of the City of Kelowna, we have added a second loop to the Gyro Swim Loop. Dubbed the “Manteo Mile”, the loop is a 1300m out and back from the 100m buoy to just in front of the Manteo Resort. Completing this loop plus the regular Gyro loop gives you exactly 2km…

The "Manteo Mile" is now open!

By peter | June 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

With the assistance of the City of Kelowna, we have added a second loop to the Gyro Swim Loop. Dubbed the “Manteo Mile”, the loop is a 1300m out and back from the 100m buoy to just in front of the Manteo Resort. Completing this loop plus the regular Gyro loop gives you exactly 2km…

Tomorrow is the first Open Water Swim Clinic!

By peter | June 4, 2010 | 0 Comments

Tomorrow is the first Open Water Swim Clinic, coached by Brent Hobbs. This will be a great clinic for those a little antsy about swimming in open water or for those who need to brush off the open water cob webs. Brent Hobbs is a great coach and this clinic will be perfect for all…

Did You Win a Free Race Entry?

By peter | June 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

Last year we placed 5 special tokens in various goodie bags which gave you a FREE entry into this year’s race! It was in the inside pocket of the bag (you did look didn’t you? doh!) If you’ve won, please contact the registrar to claim your free entry! Hey… where’d everybody go? Ah – bet…

Open Water Swim Clinics Starting This Saturday, June 5!

By peter | June 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

On June 5th, we’ll be starting our open water swim clinics at the Gyro Beach Swim Loop. All that’s required is a $5 fee to cover insurance. There’s a great lineup of coaches: English Channel swimmer: Brent Hobbs, open water specialist and ATLS Safety Director: Nick Nabinovitch, Pinnacle Elite Athlete coach: Leanne Manlove and Okanagan…

The First Lake Swim of the Season!

By peter | May 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

Well, it’s done! A trio of crazy Across the Lake Swim Society directors took a dip in the chilly water at the Gyro Beach Swim Loop. Race Director Mark Fromberg, Media and Promotions Director Biggi Weischedel and Safety Director Nick Rabinovitch donned their heavy duty swim gear and did a loop (or almost a loop)…

Ta-da! The Brand New Custom ATLS Beach Towel!

By peter | April 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Catch this! We have taken race souvenirs to the next level! The ATLS will be offering a race bag goodie that has never been done before, and what for many will be a welcome relief to a huge stack of racing t-shirts. Have you ever ordered a small race shirt, received a large, but you…

Let’s Welcome IMPACT Magazine!

By peter | April 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

IMPACT Magazine has joined as a new sponsor of the race! Visit their site to get the latest info on fitness, sport performance and health. www.impactmagazine.ca

Let's Welcome IMPACT Magazine!

By peter | April 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

IMPACT Magazine has joined as a new sponsor of the race! Visit their site to get the latest info on fitness, sport performance and health. www.impactmagazine.ca

2 Comments

  1. Allan Kempton on June 11, 2018 at 10:48 am

    what days are the packadge pick ups? you have the 14th 3-7 pm,and thats the day of the swim? thanks

    • peter on July 6, 2018 at 3:08 pm

      The package pickup days are Thursday, July 12th and Friday, July 13th from 3-7pm

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