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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.

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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seahorse swim sold out

Seahorse Swim 2018 Sold Out

Race Sells Out In Record Time! The 2018 Seahorse Swim is now completely sold out and the waiting list is closed. In 2016 it took 4 months to fill the swim and last year it took 4 days. But this year all the entries were snapped up in 15 minutes! So commiserations to those of …

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End of Season Pre Lunch Swim 2017

End of Season Lunch 2017

We were celebrating last Sunday at our annual end of season swim followed by a lunch and awards, held at the RNLI college in Poole. We’ve had a very successful season with record numbers of new members and record numbers of swimmers attending our sessions. The lunch was well attended as was the rather chilly swim …

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Seahorse Swim at Knoll Beach

Date Set For Seahorse Swim 2018

We’ve set a date for next year’s Seahorse Swim so keep the 1st July 2018 clear in your diaries!

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