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Brownsea Swim 2018 – Cancelled

That’s it folks – it’s not happening in 2018 despite our best efforts – We will be in touch over the coming weeks via email with more details and options available. Sorry to disappoint you all, but the weather definitely got the better of us this year!!  Item 5 on the yellow alert was the

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Brownsea Swim 2018 - Take 2

Following the cancellation of the 29th July due to storms, the date of the Take 2 event has been set as 23rd September 2018 with a start time of approx 08:00hrs. All swimmers who’ve were down to compete on the cancelled event have the option to swim on the 23rd Sept and have been sent instructions on how to accep the place.

Keep an eye on this website for further details ref the 2018 swim, subscribe to our 2018 mailing list or join our Brownsea Swim 2018 Facebook Group to meet other swimmers and keep up to date.

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Here we go again!

Well the weather has certainly not been kind to us this year 🙁  Here we are on the verge of yet another cancellation of the Brownsea Swim due to high winds and weather warnings issued by the MET Office. In the 28 years of this event we have never had to cancel and it now

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Brownsea Swim 2018-Take 2

Updated on 04th August Following the cancellation of the swim on the 29th July due to storms, the date of the Take 2 event has been set as 23rd September 2018 with a start time of approx 08:00hrs. All swimmers who were down to compete on the cancelled event have the option to swim on

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Brownsea Swim 2018 Update

As you all know the weather is not looking great for Sunday (typical eh! especially after all this glorious weather we have been having),  So just to advise you that we are continuing to monitor the forecasts and we are still intending to go ahead with the setup day tomorrow (sat). The wind conditions tomorrow

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Seahorse Swim Safety Cover

The weather forecasts during the week leading up to This years Seahorse Swim were forecasting Easterly winds, blowing at 16 mph with gustts up to 28 mph. This led to some serious forecast watching and warnings of potential cancellations due to sea star being too rough to hold the swim from a safety perspective. However

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Safetey Cover

Seahorse Swim Safety Cover

The weather forecasts during the week leading up to This years Seahorse Swim were forecasting Easterly winds, blowing at 16 mph with gustts up to 28 mph. This led to some serious forecast watching and warnings of potential cancellations due to sea star being too rough to hold the swim from a safety perspective. However

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Training

Closing Dates 2018

There will be no club sessions on a Thursday night on the following dates during 2018 29th March 30th August 27th December 03rd January

Competitions

Brownsea Swim 2018 – Cancelled

That’s it folks – it’s not happening in 2018 despite our best efforts – We will be in touch over the coming weeks via email with more details and options available. Sorry to disappoint you all, but the weather definitely got the better of us this year!!  Item 5 on the yellow alert was the

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Events

Sandbanks Triathlon Safety Cover

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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Brownsea Swim Notice

Brownsea Swim 2018 – Cancelled

That’s it folks – it’s not happening in 2018 despite our best efforts – We will be in touch over the coming weeks via email with more details and options available. Sorry to disappoint you all, but the weather definitely got the better of us this year!!  Item 5 on the yellow alert was the

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Rookies

RLSS Poole – Splashdown / Pizza Hut

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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