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Please, be aware this group is for swimming in the sea and there are a few details you should take into consideration: - Each one is RESPONSIBLE for him/herself! We are a group of amateur Sea swimmers, no coach or trainer on duty. - There are no lockers available but AT LEAST ONE of us comes with his/her car where we can leave things. If you want to leave your belongings with us, PLEASE COME ON TIME! - We meet at the parking right next to the restaurant "Xiroi Ca la Nuri" about the same hight of the Red Cross Building at the Passeig Marítim de la Nova Icària, 38, 08005 Barcelona. You'll find us right at the cars parked behind the WOODEN BENCHES. - We swim about[masked] METRES FROM THE SHORE, so you have to be confident of getting into deep water. Then we swim parallel to the beach for about 600m forth and back, a total of 1,2km more or less. - Most of us use a SWIM BUOY where we keep the most important VALUABLES dry while swimming. Nevertheless, we recommend not to bring many items. - We suggest you to bring GOOGLES, a SWIMMING CAP and if you have, a neoprene wetsuit (but it’s also possible, to swim without of course) - It takes us about 10 minutes to change clothes before getting into the water, please try to be ON TIME!
Now that we have changed to summer time, and day light is getting longer, Wednesday evening sessions are back! Please, be aware this group is for swimming in the sea and there are a few details you should take into consideration: - Each one is responsible for him/herself. We gather to swim in company but each one swims his own pace and under his responsibility. - We swim about 200 metres from the shore, so you have to be confident of getting into deep water. Usually we swim between[masked] metres. - We suggest you bring goggles and a swimming cap. - No lockers are available and we leave our stuff on the beach, so try not to bring many valuables. - We are a group of amateur Sea swimmers , no coach or trainer on duty.
[Español Abajo] Important: Use the following Google Map to find us, NOT the meetup map (although it's nearby) https://goo.gl/maps/qGBATU971aP2 Please confirm participation via Tel/WhatsApp: [masked] We swim 1.2 - 1.4 km in the sea. We will be near the entrance of Club Natacion Atletico Barceloneta (CNAB). We have participants of all levels and speeds so don't be intimidated if you are not a fast swimmer. Each person is responsible for their own safety. Valuables: We can take with us in Swim buoys (Let me know in advance if you need one, we have some to let, courtesy of Hotspear Watersports Buoy and colorful swimming cap are recommended to make us visible, as well as store your valuables Try to be on time. We wait for 10 min. Just join us in the water if you arrive late. [Español] Importante:Use el siguiente mapa de Google para encontrarnos, NO el mapa de meetup.com (aunque está cerca) https://goo.gl/maps/qGBATU971aP2 Confirme la participación a través de Tel / WhatsApp: [masked] Nadamos 1.2 - 1.4 km en el mar. Estaremos cerca de la entrada del Club Natación Atlético Barceloneta (CNAB). Tenemos participantes de todos los niveles y velocidades, así que no te intimides si no eres un nadador rápido. Cada persona es responsable de su propia seguridad. Objetos de valor: podemos llevarnos en boyas de natación (si necesitas una, avísenme con antelación), tenemos algunas para dejar, cortesía de Hotspear Watersports Se recomienda la boya y el gorro de baño colorido para que seamos visibles, así como para almacenar sus objetos de valor. Intenta llegar a tiempo. Esperamos 10 min o únete a nosotros en el agua si llegas tarde.