Whether it’s your first tri or your 20th, it’s crucial to train in open water conditions prior to racing. In addition to our open water swim clinic series, Empire Tri Club offers private, semi-private and small group open water swim lessons to help you prepare for your upcoming triathlon or open water swim! Your coach will completely customize the open water swim practice based on your ability level and goals. Whether you’re training for a Sprint Triathlon, Ironman or open water swim event, our semi-private swim lessons will surely help you gain comfort and confidence in the ocean. Due to the small group size, athletes will receive a lot of personalized instruction. You’ll learn important tips specific to your ability level and race goals, discuss race strategy specific to the type of course you’re racing, learn important things about wetsuits, goggles, swim accessories, etc. and more! Our coaches have decades of experience coaching athletes of all levels.