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Sky Dive for Richard McNally

Sep 7th, 2015 | By

Have you ever thought of jumping out of an aeroplane from 10,000 ft? Have you ever had the courage to go through with it? Have you ever thought of using that jump to raise sponsorship in memory of someone? Well that is exactly what one very brave woman did recently on behalf of her late

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RLSS Poole Triumph at Life Saving Champs

Sep 6th, 2015 | By

A GREAT result at the RLSS Southern Regional Lifesaving Championships – A well deserved 1st place for both our senior boys and senior girls pairs. This means that both teams have now progressed through the ‘RLSS Wessex Branch Competition’. Won the RLSS Southern Region Competition and now go onto represent the RLSS Southern Region at

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Brownsea Swim 2015

Aug 7th, 2015 | By

Once again, another truly wonderful Brownsea Island Swim, the weather held up beautifully and the wind against tide made for an extremely tough swim on the back half of the island, right into the finish funnel. It was certainly a much talked about topic by the swimmers on the finish line whilst getting their breath

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PBCLSA Summer Twilight No.3 at Poole

Jul 22nd, 2015 | By

With the help of members from other clubs as well as our own, RLSS Poole LG hosted the 3rd PBCLSA Summer Twilight of the 2015 series. Close to 60 competitors turned out from our neighbouring clubs within the PBCLSA, Christchurch, Boscombe, Southbourne, Bournemouth, Branksome and of course our own members from Poole. Great fun was

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RLSS Wessex – OWD 2015

Jul 21st, 2015 | By

On the Sunday 19th July our club welcomed fellow Lifesavers from across the branch as it hosted the 3rd Wessex Branch Open Water Day. Following on from the success of last year’s event, the Branch had organised 2 events for 2015, one having been held 4 weeks prior hosted by our neighbouring club RLSS Boscombe

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Poole Beach Sports Festival

Jul 12th, 2015 | By

RLSS Poole Lifeguard were at it again today with another great publicity stand right on our home turf – Sandbanks Beach, what more could you ask for! Well- sunshine for one thing and no rain for another. But I guess we can’t always have what we want. It was cloudy all day and rained practically

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Swanage Tri – Safety Cover

Jun 7th, 2015 | By

The annual Swanage Triathlon, organised by Results Triathlon (Michelle Noble) took part today, and we again layed the buoys for the course and then provided the safety cover for the swim section of the triathlon. The weather was very kind and we had a wonderful sunrise as we left RMYC at 05:30hrs on board RLSS

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1st Beach Training Session 2015

May 17th, 2015 | By

Well the 2015 Summer season got off to a great start today with a great turn out for our first beach training session of the year. Due to the sea temperature being rather cold for this time of year the actual 1st session scheduled for the beginning June was cancelled and as such all three

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Safety Cover Required for Swanage Triathlon

May 16th, 2015 | By

To all members 14yrs old and over – We are requesting your help!! We are providing Safety Cover for the Swanage Triathlon on the 7th June 2015, funnily enough at Swanage 🙂 We are still short of Paddlers so if you are able to help and free on the morning of the 7th of June,

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PBCLSA Summer Twilght Dates

May 6th, 2015 | By

Please make a note of the dates shown below for the 2015 Summer Twilight Dates: Note the one in July which RLSS Poole are hosting at Sandbanks – we will require a lot of help from parents if we are to encourage our members to compete.