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This is a place to read the latest news and stories about the club and its swimmers. If you have a story to tell, an event report or some useful information to share please let us know.

Seahorse Swim 2019 Results

Congratulations to everyone for completing the Seahorse swim for this year. You can find the full results here – http://app.lap.io/event/2019-seahorse-swim/results

The Dorset Jelly Dodgers Channel Swim

The Dorset Jelly Dodgers are setting off tonight (Monday 17th June 2019) to swim the channel. Departing at 11.30 pm from Dover on sea leopard. Tracker Details – https://www.channelswimmingassociation.com/pilots/sea-leopard UPDATE Dear All, Please accept our huge congratulations on an amazing swim yesterday! The water looked beautiful. I hope you all enjoyed yourselves and are feeling OK today after …

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Shore Rd Planning Application

As you may have heard, the council want to redevelop the area at Shore Rd which includes our changing rooms. Maybe we’re being too cynical but it seemed apparent that they were trying to sneak this through hoping that nobody would notice. But we did notice and realised it would have a major effect on the future of …

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Swimming In Sweden: The Vidösternsimmet

Club member Jon Tribbeck recently took part in the 21km Vidösternsimmeet in Southern Sweden. A mysterious land of pickled herrings, cinnamon buns and crazy golf. Read his account on his Cold Wet Blog.

Great Start to the 2018 Season

Cold water and sunshine greeted 25 swimmers at our first club meet of 2018. There was a demand for a slightly earlier start to the season this year, so as an experiment, the club’s committee decided to bring the start of the season forward to 3rd April. It’s been a relatively cold winter for sea …

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