Brownsea Swim Notice

Brownsea Swim 2018-Take 2

Jul 28th, 2018 | By

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

Jul 27th, 2018 | By

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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Brownsea Swim – 2017 Report

Jul 29th, 2017 | By

Despite the horrible stormy weather during the days leading up to RLSS Poole Lifeguard’s annual Brownsea Island Swim, on the morning of the swim the sun was out, the wind was calm and 300 swimmers turned out to take part in the 6.5km swim around Brownsea Island. This has become one of the most iconic

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Brownsea Swim – 2017 Sponsorship Totals

Jul 27th, 2017 | By

The total amount of money generated by this years Brownsea Island Swim through swimmers using it to raise money for Charities of their own choice, now stands at a massive £27,764.29 This brings the total sum raised by the swim since 2009 to a whopping £151,955.21 which is something I think that RLSS Poole Lifeguard

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Brownsea Swim – Entry Form Guidance

Feb 13th, 2017 | By

A few pointers for the Brownsea Swim Entry Form! Remember it is down to you to fill in the swim entry form correctly, we can not do that for, you as we do not have a crystal ball. Whilst we do operate a 1st Come 1st Serve process, preference will be given to correctly completed

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Brownsea Swim Entry Now Closed

Feb 13th, 2015 | By

The Brownsea Swim Entry Form – is now Closed We had 375 entries for 300 places this year in less than 2hours. We will now start the process of analysing the data and will hope to get the Stage 2 invites off as soon as possible, please be patient. Very sorry to dissapoint those who

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Brownsea Swim 2014 Photographs

Jul 15th, 2014 | By

David Beater Photography has published a blog on their website which includes some lovely examples of his work which capture the magical spirit of this years swim. It is well worth a visit, you can also order prints directly from him should you wish to. David’s own comment was “Thanks very much for having us to photograph your

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Brownsea Swim 2014 Results

Jul 13th, 2014 | By

Another successful year and some more happy faces (and some grimaces) on what proved to be a very successful swim. A full report to follow. The result have now been published – see the Brownsea 2014 Info Page to view them. Follow the link below to view the official photographer’s   website and some cracking photos. Brownsea

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300 Swimmers for 2014

May 14th, 2014 | By

We have recently taken a view on how popular the event is and have added another 25 swimmers to the original 275 that made the cut. This now takes us to a record 300 swimmers and leaves only 40 or so on the reserve list. We still require volunteers to assist with the safety cover

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ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED!

Mar 1st, 2014 | By

Please note: We took the form off line at 10:00hrs (after 3 hours)  when we reached 360. This includes 100 entries which will be on the reserve list. So we will not be adding anymore to the waiting list. – Watch this space for more notices! SORRY TO DISSAPOINT!