«H2O Geneva» is a LGBTIQ+ swimming club with approximately 50 members in the Geneva (Switzerland) area. It was founded in 1997 in an effort to promote sport among the LGBTIQ+ community, but remains open to all.
Whatever your level «H2O Geneva» offers you the possibility to practice and develop your swimming skills with professional trainers in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
As well, «H2O Geneva» and its members organise various activities such as dinners, parties, cultural visits, other sporting activities, and trips.
For newcomers to the club: you get 2 free training sessions before you decide whether or not to join ! As well, we welcome out-of-town visitors who are members of a swim club affiliated with IGLA .
Registration form (ask a member of the Committee for help if required): formulaire d’inscription.
Calendar 2019 – 2020 :
From 13th September, 2017 to 22nd June, 2018.
We train on Wednesdays and Fridays, from 8:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.; doors open at 8:30 p.m. to be ready.
Please note that the pool is not open during Geneva school holidays and so there will be no training during these dates: 21 – 25 October 2019, 23 December – 3 January 2020, 10 – 14 February, 9 – 17 April and May 1st
After summer break, training resumes around mid-September.
We swim at the Piscine du Lignon, a 25-meter swimming pool located at 30, route du Bois-des-Frères in Vernier/Le Lignon.
Access by public transportation is very easy :
- From downtown Geneva:
Bus 7 or 9
Direction: Tours Lignon
Stop: Grand-Champ (Bus 7) or Barde (Bus 9)
- Other lines, depending on your departure point:
Stop: Cité Lignon
- E-mail: email@example.com
- Postal address: H2O Geneva, CP 1609, 1211 Geneva 1 Switzerland