WeyPort Masters

Masters swimming in Weymouth & Portland

All but two Wednesday swims will be available over the Xmas and New Year:

There will be the opportunity to do a 1500m time trial on Tuesday 23rd at Osprey as we know quite a few of you are thinking of entering the Dorset Masters 800/1500m event at Osprey on 21st March.

  Tuesday Wednesday Saturday
23rd Dec Swim 7.30pm Osprey
24th Dec No Swim
27th Dec Swim 7.55am Weymouth
30th Dec Swim 7.30pm Osprey
31st Dec No Swim
03rd Jan Swim 7.55am Weymouth

For those of you who have yet to pay the Annual Membership Fee (£35.00), remember it is due by 31st December and, we do charge £5.00 to ‘non’ members !!

The Event Calendar now has the entry forms for the 2015 Dorset County ASA Masters and Senior Age Group Championships.
The closing date  for both  is 16th January.
Sunday 15th February at Rossmsore Leisure Centre BH12 4HR (12:30 & 16:30 warm up)
 
50’s, 100’s, 200’s & a 400m
 
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Saturday 21st March Osprey Leisure Centre (12:00 warm up)
 
800m & 1500m (combined)
The 800/1500m event will only take place if there are enough takers.
We think that with all the triathletes and open water swimmers we have at Weyport we should be able to fill the event ourselves !!
Linda Ashmore
On behalf of the Weyport Committee

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Contact Kate Mason 07900604445

Can be pool or open water based. From beginners to Channel swimmers!

More details on www.katemasoncoaching.co.uk

 

 

 

 

WARM WEATHER TRAINING CAMP

MASTERS ONLY

(facilities available for Partners & children)

24TH 31ST MAY 2014

50M 10 LANE POOL IN MALLORCA

Used by Team GB as their holding camp pre 2012 Olympics

2 SESSIONS PER DAY

QUALITY COACHING 

SUB AQUA STROKE ANALYSIS

Further details Laurie Dormer ASA Coach

web site totalaquatics.co.uk

Phone 01425 475440                 E Mail Laurence.dormer@gmail.com

We’ve had confirmation that this won’t be run this year but they hope to return in 2015 with a revised swim course.

Entries are open for this year’s Seahorse swim which once again is being organised by East Dorset Open Water SC.

 

Distance is 3.8KM with both westsuit and traditional non-wetsuit categories.

 

You can enter here.

Dorset ASA are running two Masters galas in 2014 after staging no events this year.

 

The first is on 16th February at Rossmore Pool and features events from 50m to 400m.

 

The second is being held at Purbeck Leisure Centre, Wareham and is the long distance 800m and 1500m championships.

 

Details are available via the Event Calendar or here.

Entries for this are now open; details on the Event Calendar or here.

A beautiful sunny morning at 9am August 10th 18 swimmers left the beach at Sandsfoot/castle cove beach accompanied by their own kayaker to escort them across Portland harbour to finish at the slipway at osprey leisure centre.

Conditions were perfect with a slight breeze.

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We would like to run as a non-wetsuited swim but depending on interest from the ‘traditional‘ swimmers we may well open to wetsuit swimmers.

So if you are interested please express an interest ASAP.

Also if you don’t want to swim , we need kayakers and helpers on the day.

Many thanks

Kate and Julia

(Entry form on the Event Calendar)