Events at Lenches Lakes

Details of our upcoming events are listed below.  If you would like to keep up to date with new events just add our calendar feed to your Google or IOS calendar by clicking on the ‘Add Calendar’ button.

Some notable dates for your diary

  • Fly Fishing Season Begins 15 October 2019 – depending on water temperature
  • Open Water Swimming Session begin on Monday April 29th if the water temperature reaches 11 Celsius
  • Fly Fishing season ends – 31st May 2020
Aug
13
Thu
Open Water Swimming – One Hour Sessions @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 13 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Online Bookings and Payment in advance only – £8 per hour swim. Please complete attendee details on the checkout form to comply with our insurance requirements.

Please do not arrive on site without prior booking and payment – no facility for refunds for missed or late to arrive for session.

Customers are asked to book hourly slots – Arrive onsite/in car park field no more than 15 mins prior to beginning of their time slot – walk to Lakeside 5 minutes before their Session starts. Please ensure you have read the Swimmer Information below the ticketing box

You can book your session here or direct on the Eventbrite Website Please select the date and time you require. Presently there are a maximum of 12 swimmers per one hour slot.

Please ensure you have completed the Swimmer Responsibility Statement before arrival.

Open Water Swimming – One Hour Sessions @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 13 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Online Bookings and Payment in advance only – £8 per hour swim. Please complete attendee details on the checkout form to comply with our insurance requirements.

Please do not arrive on site without prior booking and payment – no facility for refunds for missed or late to arrive for session.

Customers are asked to book hourly slots – Arrive onsite/in car park field no more than 15 mins prior to beginning of their time slot – walk to Lakeside 5 minutes before their Session starts. Please ensure you have read the Swimmer Information below the ticketing box

You can book your session here or direct on the Eventbrite Website Please select the date and time you require. Presently there are a maximum of 12 swimmers per one hour slot.

Please ensure you have completed the Swimmer Responsibility Statement before arrival.

Aug
15
Sat
Open Water Swimming – One Hour Sessions @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 15 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Online Bookings and Payment in advance only – £8 per hour swim. Please complete attendee details on the checkout form to comply with our insurance requirements.

Please do not arrive on site without prior booking and payment – no facility for refunds for missed or late to arrive for session.

Customers are asked to book hourly slots – Arrive onsite/in car park field no more than 15 mins prior to beginning of their time slot – walk to Lakeside 5 minutes before their Session starts. Please ensure you have read the Swimmer Information below the ticketing box

You can book your session here or direct on the Eventbrite Website Please select the date and time you require. Presently there are a maximum of 12 swimmers per one hour slot.

Please ensure you have completed the Swimmer Responsibility Statement before arrival.

Aug
17
Mon
Open Water Swimming – One Hour Sessions @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 17 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Online Bookings and Payment in advance only – £8 per hour swim. Please complete attendee details on the checkout form to comply with our insurance requirements.

Please do not arrive on site without prior booking and payment – no facility for refunds for missed or late to arrive for session.

Customers are asked to book hourly slots – Arrive onsite/in car park field no more than 15 mins prior to beginning of their time slot – walk to Lakeside 5 minutes before their Session starts. Please ensure you have read the Swimmer Information below the ticketing box

You can book your session here or direct on the Eventbrite Website Please select the date and time you require. Presently there are a maximum of 12 swimmers per one hour slot.

Please ensure you have completed the Swimmer Responsibility Statement before arrival.

Open Water Swimming – One Hour Sessions @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Online Bookings and Payment in advance only – £8 per hour swim. Please complete attendee details on the checkout form to comply with our insurance requirements.

Please do not arrive on site without prior booking and payment – no facility for refunds for missed or late to arrive for session.

Customers are asked to book hourly slots – Arrive onsite/in car park field no more than 15 mins prior to beginning of their time slot – walk to Lakeside 5 minutes before their Session starts. Please ensure you have read the Swimmer Information below the ticketing box

You can book your session here or direct on the Eventbrite Website Please select the date and time you require. Presently there are a maximum of 12 swimmers per one hour slot.

Please ensure you have completed the Swimmer Responsibility Statement before arrival.

Aug
19
Wed
OWL – RPL Open Water Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ holders only) @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
OWL - RPL Open Water Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ holders only) @ Lenches Lakes | England | United Kingdom

Maximum of Candidates on course will be 5 to adhere to Covid19 restrictions.

The course will run from 9.00 am and will included the assessment on the day.

INFORMATION ABOUT THIS AWARD

The Open Water Lifeguard (OWL) qualification aims to keep the rapidly increasing number of open water swimmers in the UK safe. This is the one-day RPL OWL qualification for pool lifeguards who hold the RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ). You will develop the skills and knowledge to provide supervision and rescue cover for planned, organised and risk-assessed activities in open water (still non-tidal).

PREREQUISITES

Candidates MUST hold a current RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ).
Be able to meet the following criteria:
Confident in open water
Able to swim at least 400 metres in a pool/ open water swimming continuously on their front and showing urgency
Able to submerge under the water confidently
Must complete minimum guided learning hours
Successfully complete the course assessment

WHAT TO BRING

Swimwear
Wet suit and shoes for open water.
Pen and paper
Lunch and drinks

Please Note:-  Hot drinks will be available, please bring lunch / snacks etc with you.

Please contact Lenches Lakes to reserve your place,  a £50 deposit is required

Aug
20
Thu
Open Water Swimming – One Hour Sessions @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 20 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Online Bookings and Payment in advance only – £8 per hour swim. Please complete attendee details on the checkout form to comply with our insurance requirements.

Please do not arrive on site without prior booking and payment – no facility for refunds for missed or late to arrive for session.

Customers are asked to book hourly slots – Arrive onsite/in car park field no more than 15 mins prior to beginning of their time slot – walk to Lakeside 5 minutes before their Session starts. Please ensure you have read the Swimmer Information below the ticketing box

You can book your session here or direct on the Eventbrite Website Please select the date and time you require. Presently there are a maximum of 12 swimmers per one hour slot.

Please ensure you have completed the Swimmer Responsibility Statement before arrival.

Open Water Swimming – One Hour Sessions @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Online Bookings and Payment in advance only – £8 per hour swim. Please complete attendee details on the checkout form to comply with our insurance requirements.

Please do not arrive on site without prior booking and payment – no facility for refunds for missed or late to arrive for session.

Customers are asked to book hourly slots – Arrive onsite/in car park field no more than 15 mins prior to beginning of their time slot – walk to Lakeside 5 minutes before their Session starts. Please ensure you have read the Swimmer Information below the ticketing box

You can book your session here or direct on the Eventbrite Website Please select the date and time you require. Presently there are a maximum of 12 swimmers per one hour slot.

Please ensure you have completed the Swimmer Responsibility Statement before arrival.

Aug
22
Sat
Open Water Swimming – One Hour Sessions @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 22 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Online Bookings and Payment in advance only – £8 per hour swim. Please complete attendee details on the checkout form to comply with our insurance requirements.

Please do not arrive on site without prior booking and payment – no facility for refunds for missed or late to arrive for session.

Customers are asked to book hourly slots – Arrive onsite/in car park field no more than 15 mins prior to beginning of their time slot – walk to Lakeside 5 minutes before their Session starts. Please ensure you have read the Swimmer Information below the ticketing box

You can book your session here or direct on the Eventbrite Website Please select the date and time you require. Presently there are a maximum of 12 swimmers per one hour slot.

Please ensure you have completed the Swimmer Responsibility Statement before arrival.

Aug
23
Sun
OWL – Open Water Lifeguard Qualification – 3 Day Course @ Lenches Lakes
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – Aug 28 @ 4:30 pm
OWL - Open Water Lifeguard Qualification - 3 Day Course @ Lenches Lakes | England | United Kingdom

Maximum of Candidates on course will be 5 to adhere to Covid19 restrictions.

Dates:-

First Day – Sunday 23rd August 9 – 5 PM

Second Day – Thursday 27th August 9 – 5 PM

Third Day – Friday 28th August 9 – 5 PM

INFORMATION ABOUT THIS AWARD

The Open Water Lifeguard (OWL) qualification aims to keep the rapidly increasing number of open water swimmers in the UK safe. This is the three-day, full OWL qualification, for new candidates that don’t currently hold a Lifeguard qualification. You will learn all the skills needed to provide supervision and rescue cover for planned, organised and risk-assessed activities in open water (still non-tidal).

PREREQUISITES

Must be 16 years of age at the date of assessment. Be able to meet the following criteria: Confident in open water, Able to swim at least 400 metres in a pool/ open water swimming continuously on their front and showing urgency, Able to submerge under the water confidently

WHAT TO BRING

Swimming gear – costume/trunks
Towel, shower gel
Wet suit
2 x bright swimming hats
Goggles
Antibacterial gel
Lunch
Drinks
Water bottle
Shorts and t’shirt to go in the water
Footwear to go in the water
Whistle
Warm clothing – inc hat and gloves
Pad, pen

 

Please Note:-  Hot drinks will be available, please bring lunch / snacks etc with you.

Please contact Lenches Lakes to reserve your place,  a £50 deposit is required