Welcome to your Club Newsletter!

 

Dear Club Member

 

Seasons Greetings! We hope that you had a Great Christmas!

The first half of this newsletter concentrates on looking forward and into 2016 at the things that we have got lined up.


The second half of the newlsetter shows some articles which describes what the club was involved in between October and December 2015.


Don't forget - first club night back is Jan 7th 2016

 

I hope you enjoy reading it and may we wish you all a
Very Happy New Year.

From all of us at RLSS Poole Lifeguard

Membership Renewal

A reminder that your 2015 membership expires on the 31st December.

So if you have not already done, so please renew your mebership now using the  ON LINE FORM to enable you to continue to enjoy all the activities and training that come as part of being a member.

It is a simple two part process of paying via paypal and then submitting the renewal form - all done on line to make life easy.

Please Note: you will require your existing membership number that was given out in your renewal notice at the beginning of December 2015. (email: membership@rlss-poole.org.uk for more info)

http://www.rlss-poole.org.uk/membership/membership-payment/

http://www.rlss-poole.org.uk/membership/club-membership/

PLG Club Champs

PLG Club Champs

Not long now till our annual club championships. Could you become the overall club champion in 2016 and follow in the footsteps of previous winners. The Date of this years competition is 28th January 2016 with a fall back of 04th February 2016 if we cannot fit everyone into the 1st evening. To enter simply fill in the online form …

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PBCLSA 2016 Indoor Twilight Series

The PBCLSA Indoor Twilights 2016 series gets off to a great start on January 29th 2016. The first one will take place at Stokewood Road Hosted by Bournemouth Lifeguards

RLSS Poole will host a Twilight on Feb 25th

Twilight    DATE            TIME                       HOST CLUB
Twi No.1    29th Jan     20:00-22:00hrs    Bournemouth
Twi No.2    25th Feb    19:30-22:00hrs     Poole
Twi No.3    19th Mar    18:00-21:00hrs     Christchurch

Please inform Tim Harris if you would like to take part in a team at these Twilights  comps@rlss-poole.org.uk

Click here for the Indoor Twiligh Event Guide which lists all the Events and Rules

RLSS-UK Speed Champs

20th to 21st February 2016

As previouosy reported, Tim Harris is eagerly mustering teams and individuals together, who are interested in takeing part in this great event.

If you have not already given your name to Tim, you must do so as soon as possible to ensure that we can get the entries in to the RLS-UK on time.

CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES:15th Jan 2016

for more info follow the link below:
http://www.rlss.org.uk/awards-activities/lifesaving-sport/speed-championships/entry-information/

Up Coming Events.

PLG Club Comp28th January 2016 @ 19:30 – 22:00
PBCLSA Indoor Twi No129nd January 2016 @ 20:00 – 22:00
RLSS-UK Speed Champs20th February 2016 – 21st February 2016 all-day
PBCLSA Indoor Twi No 225th February 2016 @ 19:30 – 22:00
PBCLSA Indoor Twi No.319th March 2016 @ 18:00 – 21:00
Bespoke Poole Swim21st May 2016 @ 07:30 – 12:30
Swanage Triathlon5th June 2016 @ 05:30 – 13:30
SEAHORSE SWIM3rd July 2016 all-day
John Lewis Swim Camp9th July 2016 all-day
John Lewis Swim Camp10th July 2016 all-day
Brownsea Swim4th September 2016 all-day
Bespoke Poole Swim17th September 2016 @ 07:00 – 13:00

And now for some articles showing what we have been upto since our last newletter at the beginning of October!

17 RLSS-UK Honours awarded to Club Members

17 RLSS-UK Honours awarded to Club Members

What a great year for RLSS Poole Lifeguard Members and one that we should be proud to promote. In total 17 RLSS-UK National Honours were bestowed upon some of our members for the hard work that they put in, to help teach and promote the activities and objectives of the Society. The list of awards and their recipients are shown …

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MY TIME - Sponsored Swim

MY TIME - Sponsored Swim

"A BIG BIG THANK YOU" to everyone that took part in the club sponsored swim on Thursday 26th November 2015. What a fantastic effort made by everyone (young and old), in total we managed  746 lengths in the first session and early indications show that the amount pledged is just over £550 for the charity My TIME and hopefully this …

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Royal Mail do the Fuddy Mud Sucker

Royal Mail do the Fuddy Mud Sucker

What on earth is the Fuddy Mud Sucker? you are probably asking, well it is a gruelling, muddy, and sticky run with 20 obstacles over a 5km lap or if that is not enough then 2 laps at 10km. Slides, lakes, tunnels, mud pits, and a stream are just some of the obstacles you'll have to negotiate to get round …

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RLSS-UK National Champions

RLSS-UK National Champions

Sam Harrison, and George Kennedy recently competed at the RLSS -UK  Lifesaving Championships on Oct 31st 2015, which was held in the 50m Pool in Sheffield. This was as a result of winning the Branch Heats as well as the Southern Region Heats earlier in the year. They competed as the Senior Boys team and took part in the following …

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Freddie Rowe Trophy goes to Mark Shakles

Freddie Rowe Trophy goes to Mark Shakles

WHAT IS THE FREDDIE ROWE SPORTS CUP? The Freddie Rowe Sports Cup is the premier award issued by Poole Sports Council to mark outstanding performance, achievement or service in sport by an individual. WHAT QUALIFIES FOR NOMINATION? Any outstanding achievement in sport, e.g. winning world or national events or by coaching,  dedication or long service to a club or sport, …

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