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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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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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June Beach Training 2015

Jun 7th, 2015 | By

Due to the club providing important safety cover at the Swanage Triathlon, there will be no beach training this weekend. This is true for the first Sunday of each month as there other large open water swimming events where we as a club have been asked to provide Safety Cover on each of those Sundays.

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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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First Summer Beach Twilight

May 16th, 2015 | By

A reminder that the first Summer Beach Twilight takes place at Branksome Chine this Wednesday (20th). If you are 12 years old or above, and want to take part, you will need to be at Branksome Chine, 6pm for a 6:30pm start. You can sign up at the beach sessions tomorrow, via email, or else post

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Beach Training 2015

May 9th, 2015 | By

There have been some ammendments to the beach training dates as they fall on important safety cover dates. This means that the 7th June session will now be on the 14th, the 5th July session will now be on the 12th, and the 2nd of August session will now take place on the 9th. Sorry for

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2015 Beach Training

May 4th, 2015 | By

Contrary to the letters sent out, there will not be any beach training this weekend (3rd May 2015) as the water and air temperatures are still quite low. The club has decided that regardless of whether your child/children are in groups 1 or 2, there will be a mass meeting at the beach for both goups

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