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17 RLSS-UK Honours awarded to Club Members

Nov 29th, 2015 | By

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

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MY TIME – Sponsored Swim

Nov 28th, 2015 | By

“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

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RLSS-UK National Champions

Nov 15th, 2015 | By

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

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Royal Mail do the Fuddy Mud Sucker

Nov 15th, 2015 | By

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

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Closing Dates 2016

Nov 4th, 2015 | By

There will be no club sessions on a Thursday night on the following dates during 2016 31st March 2nd June 25 August 29 December  



Freddie Rowe Trophy goes to Mark Shakles

Oct 4th, 2015 | By

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

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RLSS Poole – Splashdown / Pizza Hut

Sep 27th, 2015 | By

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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A BSpoke way to finish the Season

Sep 12th, 2015 | By

RLSS Poole were at it again bright an early on the morning  of 12th September at Sandbanks, although the weather was far from bright. It was dark, raining and blowing hard., and the sea was rough when we arrived at 05:45hrs. But as predicted as the early hours passed, all three boats were afloat, the

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RLSS Poole lose a valued member.

Sep 7th, 2015 | By

It is with a heavy heart that we have to announce the passing of our former President John Howes MBE. John was a strong supporter of the club from its very early years and became our club President in 1992. A post for which he held office, until last year, when he stood down due

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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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