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With coaching qualifications developed by Olympic
open water swimming champion Keri-anne Payne and our friendly &
welcoming Community we’ve got everything you need to hit
the open water full of confidence.
Master The Methodology.
Find More Freedom.

At Straight Line Swimming our courses & STA open water swimming qualifications are based on a methodology developed by Olympic athletes Keri-anne Payne & David Carry. This expert input ensures that all participants develop the knowledge, confidence & practice that is vital for safe open water swimming. Gain a mastery of the basics & enjoy more freedom from your open water swimming.

Master The Methodology.
Find More Freedom.

At Straight Line Swimming our courses & STA open water swimming qualifications are based on a methodology developed by Olympic athletes Keri-anne Payne & David Carry. This expert input ensures that all participants develop the knowledge, confidence & practice that is vital for safe open water swimming. Gain a mastery of the basics & enjoy more freedom from your open water swimming.

Open Water Coaching Designed By Champions

Keri-anne Payne is best known as a double open water swimming 10 km world champion and silver
Olympic medallist. Alongside triple Olympian David Carry, Keri-anne founded Straight-Line
Swimming to share their love of open water swimming and develop the
next generation of coaches. Together, we can help take your career to the next level.

Where Community
Comes First

Our Straight Line Swimming membership gives you access to the friendly & vibrant community that brings outdoor swimmers and open water coaches together. Whether you’ve completed our open water swimming course or have yet to take the plunge, our vibrant community is the perfect place to take your outdoor swim practice forward alongside a group of friendly like minded people.

Where Community
Comes First

Our Straight Line Swimming membership gives you access to the friendly & vibrant community that brings outdoor swimmers and open water coaches together. Whether you’ve completed our open water swimming course or have yet to take the plunge, our vibrant community is the perfect place to take your outdoor swim practice forward alongside a group of friendly like minded people.

Find Your Open Water Swimming Coach

At Straight Line Swimming we are committed to continuous development. Our open water swimming
coach finder gives you access to the very best in the business, allowing
you to develop your learning with a fully qualified coach close to you.

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