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Brownsea Swim 2019 Results

Sep 15th, 2019 | By

Here are the results from this years Brownsea Swim 😊 Fantastic weather and sea conditions today, certainly made up for the 2 x cancellations last year. 287 swimmers took to the water and all bar 2 completed their swim /challenge. Lots of happy faces all round suggests that everyone had a great time, which is

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Brownies & Guides Beach Safety

Jul 20th, 2019 | By

Had a great evening with the Brownies and Guides from 2nd Canford Heath Group on Thursday evening. Gorgeous conditions with sunshine all round. We split the group into two halves and Lara and Izzy took one half into the water and did lots of work and play on the rescue boards and sit on top

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Redditch & South Worcester ‘Fest’

Jul 18th, 2019 | By

The Sand Fest might have been the biggest and loudest event on Sandbanks beach on the weekend of the 13th & 14Th July, but the flags were out for the 10th year in a row for the Redditch & South Worcester visit. Some familiar faces and some new, of both young and ‘not so’ young. Youngsters wanting

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Malcolm Acreman RIP.

Jun 3rd, 2019 | By

It is with extreme shock that I write this tribute to Malcolm Acreman who sadly passed away during his sleep on the the morning of Monday 3rd June 2019, aged just 73. Malcolm has been an extremely active member of RLSS Poole Lifeguard since for a very long time and was our Pool Training Officer

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No Club Sessions

Apr 4th, 2019 | By

There will be no club sessions on a Thursday night on the following dates during 2019 18th April 29th August 26th December 02nd January



Brownsea Swim 2019 Entry Update

Mar 13th, 2019 | By

If you were on either of the start lists for the 2018 swim you will receive an invitation to apply to the ballot process. We anticipate that those emails will go out tomorrow afternoon and evening (Thurs 14th Mar) to the addresses we have on file for you. Applications will open at 9am on Sat

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Brownsea Swim Partnering with the National Trust

Mar 13th, 2019 | By

As always we have been eager to work close with the National Trust – Brownsea Island and have created a long lasting partnership with them and the Brownsea Island Swim. This year we’re very keen to take this partnership to new levels and as such have agreed to working closely with the National Trust to

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Notice of EGM & AGM reminder.

Feb 5th, 2019 | By

Please be aware that the up coming AGM will take place on Wed 6th March 2019 at the Training Room at the Poole Harbour Commissioners Training Center.  Starting at 19:30hrs EGM NOTICE 15 minutes prior to the start of the Annual General Meeting the club will hold and Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to propose the following

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Internal Club Champs

Jan 13th, 2019 | By

The competition will take place on a Thursday evening at 19:30hrs. You need to know the events so that you can select your very own Trump Event where you can double the points that you can score for that event. ZONE 1 – KNOWLEDGE EVENT 1A – QUESTIONNAIRE EVENT 1B – LIFE SUPPORT QUIZ ZONE

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2019 Membership Fees Now Due!

Dec 27th, 2018 | By

A reminder that Membership Fees for 2019 are now due, if not already done so, please complete your renewal by 31st January 2019 to remain a member of RLSS Poole Lifeguard. You would have received a membership renewal notice by hand on a Thursday evening during December or via royal mail with all your details

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