Swimming with the Rideau Speedeaus
Our regular fall and winter seasons are from early September to late April. During the fall and winter seasons we swim up to four times a week. Check the calendar below for regular swim times and the registration page for availability.
Swim clinics are back and are now open to non-members for $16 per clinic. Members can register for clinics for free by registering via the members area of the website. The following swim clinics are proposed:
During the summer months we take the opportunity to take advantage of the great outdoors and organize ad-hoc open water swims at Lac Leamy, Lac Meech and Lac Philippe usually followed by a chance to have a picnic together. Click the link below to join the messenger group to discuss and organize the next outing.
Disclaimer: These activities are not included as part of the club membership. Any risks associated with these activities are assumed by the individuals choosing to participate. The club assumes no liability for anyone participating in these activities.
There are two open water swimming races in the Ottawa area that the team takes part in:
- Bring on the Bay 3k and 1.5k
- Riverkeeper 4k, 1.5k and 750m
For more on open water swimming races see the Global Swim Series.