Lake Longhorn Open Water Swim Clinic

February 22, 2020
League City, TX
New to swimming or to Open Water swimming? Maybe you have some anxiety in the Open Water? Want to try a blueseventy wetsuit for free? How about learning all you need to know for Open Water Swimming in a safe and monitored environment? 

Then this clinic is for YOU!
This is a GREAT camp for you if you want to:
  • Learn how to swim and navigate correctly in Open Water
  • Get the latest in swim training and techniques for Open Water swimming
  • Overcome your fear of Open Water in a safe and supervised environment
  • Sharpen your Open Water skills in prep for upcoming Triathlons or Swims
  • Practice water entry/exit, sighting, navigation & putting on wetsuit correctly
  • Try out incredible wetsuits by blueseventy for FREE
  • Meet local athletes who share the same passion as you
Athlete Level for Clinic
New Athlete
Active Athlete
Serious Athlete
Training Area: League City
Location: Longhorn Lake
Water Temp: 70°s 
Clinic Includes
Not Included
Expert Coaching on OW
30min Dry-land presentation
Wetsuit Demos on site
Team MPI Swag
Lifeguard present
SUP Safety Support
Swim gear (suit & goggles)
Camp Specifics
45min Dry-land talk
Equipment demo/discuss
Group broken into abilities 
1 v 1 with Coach

Meet YOUR Coach

Mark Sortno
Mark Turner



5 x Ironman™,  Ironman™ Certified Coach, USAT Cat 2 Official and USAT Elite Rules Official





"I'm excited to offer this Open Water clinic and am looking forward to meeting athletes!

Clinic Schedule

Clinic Schedule

7:45am   Arrival & Check-in
8:00         Open Water presentation
8:45         Wetsuit Demo and Try On 
9:15         Open Water Practice
10:15      Q&A
10:30      Clinic Ends

Swim Topics to be Covered

  • Open water training

  • Open water racing

  • Proper water entry

  • Proper water exit

  • How to sight correctly

  • How to draft correctly

  • Race tactics

  • How to put on and wear a wetsuit properly

  • How to calm nerves and conserve energy

  • How to Open Water swim efficiently

  • How to alter tactics for Ocean, Lake, River swims

 This is a FREE* Clinic by Team MPI and supported by blueseventy
*Athletes Responsible for Lake Access Fee $15.00
** Participants must have either a USA Triathlon annual license ($50) OR purchase a one-day at $15.
Please feel free to Contact Us with any questions!

Clinic support

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