Carn Brea & Helston Swimming Club Open Water Meet
A small group of 4 TCSC swimmers entered the inaugural open water meet on 19 th July at Stithians reservoir. Hosted by Carn Brea and Helston swimming club the event was run according to ASA rules and regulations, but retained a relaxed atmosphere. TCSC did not go unnoticed with all swimmers coming away with medals, and the club supporting the event with Dan Corbett (official) and Anna Corbett .
3 of the 4 swimmers took on the challenge in traditional open water style wearing no wetsuits. With a 5K, 3K and 1K swim distance there was an event to suit all swimmers. Peter Stephens was the only swimmer to enter both the 5k and 1 k event gaining first place in both distances in his age group . Charlotte Corbett came third in her age group in the 1k no wetsuit, Catherine Ralph first in the 1k no wetsuit and Euan Dungavel 1 st in his age group with wetsuit. All swimmers enjoyed the event and are keen to support other open water events in the future .
Left to right: Charlotte Corbett, Peter Stephens, Catherine Ralph, and Euan Dungavel