about us

Gill Anderson and Dawn McFarlane are now starting their 8th year of business in their purpose built premises, just outside the centre of Rochford. Tri ‘N’ Swim W.E.L.L. features an Endless Pool and is located near the Golden Cross in Rochford, Essex . We offer expert swim coaching for all abilities.

Our U.V light filtered water is a comfortable 29-30 degrees making it perfect for teaching. We have 2 large changing cubicles and a separate disabled shower/toilet/ changing area.  Our facility is very clean and welcoming .

Most of our business is generated through recommendations from satisfied customers. We have strong links with local clubs East Essex Tri Club and The Chalkwell Redcaps.

Please note that appointments are required for all Coaching sessions ,Fitting Sessions and Try Before You Buy on wetsuits.

The name Tri n Swim W.E.L.L came about by using the initials of our childrens names : William and Emily (Dawn’s children ) Liam and Lucy (Gill’s children)

The Coaches

Gill Anderson

Gill Anderson Has been a certified 4 Stroke Total Immersion swimming coach for 7 years working full time from the Tri n Swim WELL studio.

Gill is also an ASA qualified swimming instructor & former triathlete.

Her hobbies are open water swimming , running , cycling and falling off her mountain bike!

Dawn McFarlane

Dawn McFarlane Has been a certified 4 Stroke Total Immersion swimming coach for 7 and a half years working full time from the Tri n Swim WELL studio.

Dawn is also an ASA qualified swimming instructor & former triathlete.

Her hobbies are Ladies league football, netball, running and cycling

Mark Livings

Mark Livings  Has recently qualified as a Freestyle Total Immersion coach , having completed 8 months of training with Dawn and Gill in their studio and open water under the apprenticeship scheme. Mark will be working part time in the Studio and coaching in the open water sessions .

Mark has also been a beach and pool lifeguard and is currently a Health and Safety Advisor in the Rail industry  

His Hobbies are Surfing and open water swimming

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Opening Hours

Shop Hours

MON 08:00 – 17:30
TUES 08:00 – 20.30
WED – CLOSED
THURS 08.00 – 20:30
FRI 08.00 - 13.30
SAT 09.00 – 17:00

These hours only apply during the school holidays

These are the hours we can be available for sales of goggles and swimming accessories. Please always call ahead though as we do sometimes have to leave the pool . For wetsuit sales, please always make an appointment for our personal fitting service.

Coaching Hours

Mon and Fri  08.00 – 13.00 then 17:30 to 20:30
Tues and Thurs  08.00 –  15.00 then 17.30 - 21.00
Wed Lessons with Mark evenings only 17.30- 19.30
Sat  08.00 – 16.00
During school holidays our coaching hours are Mon-Fri 08.00 - 11.00 then 18.00- 20.00 and then Saturday 08.00 til 16.00.

Please call to make an appointment.

Wetsuits

Wetsuits

Let our expert knowledge guide you through your choice of wetsuits. Full fitting service and try before you buy available at our swim studio or Tri Farm lake in Boreham. We have tried and tested all the wetsuits we sell and believe we have selected a perfect range to suit all budgets

Open-water

Open Water Coaching

Our open water sessions help make that transition from the safety of the pool to the excitement and sometimes daunting open water.