Yorkshire Times
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Phil Hopkins
Group Travel Editor & Theatre Correspondent
12:00 AM 30th November 2023

Adventure ‘Training’ Holidays - Swim, Run, Cycle

Terrace at Villa Relais d'Assio (Reiti)
Terrace at Villa Relais d'Assio (Reiti)
Leading open-water swimming company TriSwim is redefining the landscape of adventure holidays with the launch of TriSwim Escapes.

The series of holidays claim to go beyond traditional training retreats by presenting an immersive experience that provides comprehensive swim, run, and cycle adventures, enabling guests to connect with communities and immerse themselves in local life.

Seasoned local coaches take guests on adventures, unveiling hidden gems for swimming, running, and cycling, whilst providing insider knowledge and invaluable tips designed to create a one-of-a-kind experience.

Each holiday is designed to cater to individual interests, ensuring that the experience is as personalised as possible, with TriSwim Escapes curating swims and activity holidays that seamlessly blend the thrill of aquatic adventure with the richness of historical culture and local hospitality.

Villa Relais d'Assio accommodation
Villa Relais d'Assio accommodation
Each escape invites guests to stay in carefully selected independent hotels where they can enjoy local cuisine and life.

Sample Escapes:

Reiti Escape, Italy
Date: 2nd April – 6th April 2024
Over five days, guests can immerse themselves in the beauty of nature, meet friendly locals, and enjoy breath-taking views. This trip is perfect for anyone seeking something special for their body and mind.

Volos Escape, Greece

Date: 11th May – 17th May 2024
Volos Escape is a week-long adventure around the enchanting city of Volos. Find solace in the sea through invigorating open-water swims.

Tuscany Escape, Italy
Islo de Giglio - Tuscany
Islo de Giglio - Tuscany
Date: 23rd September – 30th September 2024
Tuscany Escape is a seven-day triathlon and activity holiday combining thrilling training with coffee and cooking lessons, wine tastings, and swim sessions in stunning surroundings.

Prices for TriSwim Escapes start at EURO 1282 per person. For more information, visit