Open Water Swim Clinic and Potluck
May 21, 1-4 p.m.
Free for Loveland Masters Members
$20 for all others
How Age & Treachery Can Overcome Youth & Skill
Swimming in open water isn’t like swimming in a pool. This clinic will cover technical adjustments to your stroke along with tips on adjusting to the environment, evaluating specific conditions, reading the course and utilizing strategies and techniques that are key to open water success.
Coach Eney Jones (Boulder, CO) has achieved diverse success as a pool, open water and Ironman triathlon swimmer. She is a coach, educator and writer whose skills and insights are requested around the world. As a Professional Triathlete (1983-1991) she was the first woman out of the water in every Hawaiian Ironman participated (6). Eney has amassed numerous open water accomplishments including 5k Champion, Perth Australia (2009); 2.4k Overall Champion, Maui Aumakua Swim (2008); Waikiki Rough Water Swim third place (2006, 2012), second Overall (2009). In the pool, Eney was a member of the United States National Team (1979-1980) and a finalist over twenty times at U.S.A. Swimming Nationals including Olympic Trials (1980). She has been a Masters National Champion and European Masters Record Holder in numerous events since 2005.