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Brownsea Swim – 2017 Report

Jul 29th, 2017 | By

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 Sponsorship Totals

Jul 27th, 2017 | By

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

Jul 24th, 2017 | By

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

Jun 25th, 2017 | By

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

Mar 30th, 2017 | By

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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Closing Dates 2017

Mar 10th, 2017 | By

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



Indoor Twilight No 2

Mar 4th, 2017 | By

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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Brownsea Swim Entries Now CLOSED

Feb 20th, 2017 | By

We are sorry to announce that the entry for this years swim is now CLOSED! Well that was a mad rush – appologies for the website crashing, despite being in contact with the website host last week to make them aware of the increased activity, them increasing what ever they needed to increase to allow

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Brownsea Swim – Entry Form Guidance

Feb 13th, 2017 | By

A few pointers for the Brownsea Swim Entry Form! Remember it is down to you to fill in the swim entry form correctly, we can not do that for, you as we do not have a crystal ball. Whilst we do operate a 1st Come 1st Serve process, preference will be given to correctly completed

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Club Memership Due

Dec 24th, 2016 | By

Club Membership Fees and Forms for 2017 are now due. All members, as of 1st Dec 2016, will have received their renewal forms via hand at the pool or by Royal Mail. To renew your club membership for 2017, follow the instructions on the Membership Renewal Form or go to the Membership Area on this

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