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Brownsea Swim – 2017 Report

Despite the horrible stormy weather during the days leading up to RLSS Poole Lifeguard’s annual Brownsea Island Swim, on the morning of the swim the sun was out, the wind was calm and 300 swimmers turned out to take part in the 6.5km swim around Brownsea Island. This has become one of the most iconic

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Brownsea Swim 2017

The date of the next swim has been set as 23rd July 2017 with a start time of approx 09:00hrs.

Keep an eye on this website for further details ref the 2017 swim, subscribe to our 2017 mailing list or join our Brownsea Swim 2017 Facebook Group to meet other swimmers and keep up to date.

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Featured Articles

Brownsea Swim – 2017 Sponsorship Totals

The total amount of money generated by this years Brownsea Island Swim through swimmers using it to raise money for Charities of their own choice, now stands at a massive £27,764.29 This brings the total sum raised by the swim since 2009 to a whopping £151,955.21 which is something I think that RLSS Poole Lifeguard

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Brownsea Swim – 2017 Results

Well done everyone on a fantastic swim – great effort all round, glorious weather and lots of happy, though tired, faces at the finish funnel. Now that’s the magic of the Brownsea Island Swim!! – We hope you all enjoyed your day with us!! 2017 Overal Results 2017 Category Results 2017 Age Group Results 2017

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Sandbanks Triathlon Safety Cover

Once again a huge thankyou to the usual team for covering the inaugural Sandbanks triathlon at stupid o’clock this morning, I know it was particularly challenging on the last turn buoy and that the swimmers were so glad to have you there to pull them back in to the shallows. Thanks to Louise Harrison, David

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Rookies to Splashdown and Piza Hut

The 5th of March saw our annual splashdown and pizza hut trip. 28 rookies and 8 trainers who all took part in the 2016 summer season all met outside splashdown at 0945 hours, ready for the fun to commence. Once inside splashdown the rookies all had a wonderful time socialising with different rookies from different

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Safetey Cover

Sandbanks Triathlon Safety Cover

Once again a huge thankyou to the usual team for covering the inaugural Sandbanks triathlon at stupid o’clock this morning, I know it was particularly challenging on the last turn buoy and that the swimmers were so glad to have you there to pull them back in to the shallows. Thanks to Louise Harrison, David

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Training

Closing Dates 2017

There will be no club sessions on a Thursday night on the following dates during 2017 20 April 8 June 31 August 28 December  

Competitions

Indoor Twilight No 2

The second indoor twilight of the 2017 series being held by Bournemouth at stokewood road on March 3rd. After the success of our home twilight we had a great turn out entering 2 junior teams and 1 open team.  Several other clubs competed seeing teams from; Bournemouth, Boscombe, Southbourne, Branksome and Christchurch. All Poole teams

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Events

Sandbanks Triathlon Safety Cover

Once again a huge thankyou to the usual team for covering the inaugural Sandbanks triathlon at stupid o’clock this morning, I know it was particularly challenging on the last turn buoy and that the swimmers were so glad to have you there to pull them back in to the shallows. Thanks to Louise Harrison, David

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Brownsea Swim Notice

Brownsea Swim – 2017 Report

Despite the horrible stormy weather during the days leading up to RLSS Poole Lifeguard’s annual Brownsea Island Swim, on the morning of the swim the sun was out, the wind was calm and 300 swimmers turned out to take part in the 6.5km swim around Brownsea Island. This has become one of the most iconic

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Rookies

RLSS Poole – Splashdown / Pizza Hut

For those that have been enjoying the training sessions on Sunday afternoons during the summer season, the long awaited fun trip to the Splashdown followed by dinner at Pizza Hut took place went without any hiccups or losing anybody. 24 Rookies turned up and had two hours of great fun riding all the rides in

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