Chalkwell Redcaps is an informal social open water swimming pod that meets regularly at the Crowstone at Chalkwell Beach in the United Kingdom. It has 240 swimming members, a club house and achanging facility situated on the foreshore. The age of our members ranges from 6 to 86 years old who all wear red swim caps.
Open Water Swims
The Chalkwell Recaps swims throughout the spring and summer months, from April through to October, in organised swim sessions that cater for all abilities. A small group of Redcaps also swim through the winter braving sea temperatures of between 2 and 5 degrees Celsius.