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Linda chats about the upcoming Kona Ironman race in the video available here.

She’s about 1/2 way through the video.

Linda Ashmore will be racing this Saturday (8th October) in an attempt to claim her first world title in the 70-74 age category.


You can follow her progress on the day at www.ironman.com.

Details and entry form for the Guernsey OCS Masters Meet next year have been added to the Event Calendar.

European Masters Swimming Championships
London Aquatics Centre
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
25th-29th May 2016
These championships are right on our door step next year.  
A chance to experience swimming in a major event at the London Aquatic Centre.
There will be 50m, 100m and 200m for all the stokes, plus 200m IM , 400m freestyle  and relays.
The majority of you would be well inside the entry times, for example for 50m freestyle they are:
Age Group Women Men
25-29 0:32.50 0:28.25
30-34 0:33.75 0:29.50
35-39 0:35.00 0:30.75
40-44 0:37.50 0:32.50
45-49 0:40.00 0:33.75
50-54 0:42.50 0:35.00
55-59 0:45.00 0:37.50
60-64 0:50.00 0:40.00
65-69 0:55.00 0:42.50
70-74 1:00.00 0:45.00
Something to work towards ??  If you are interested let Kate or Julia know.
Linda Ashmore
on behalf of the Weyport Committee

linda1linda2Another article about Linda’s IronMan exploits can be found here.

Sometimes you just have to tell people how proud of them you are and this time it's all about Linda Ashmore - she only...

Posted by BUSTINSKIN EVENTS on Wednesday, 22 July 2015

No swimming Wednesday 19th August at Weymouth Pool due to carnival night.

On the other Wednesdays in August there will be no coaches on the pool side so you will be working from a schedule.

Saturdays and Tuesdays will be run as normal throughout August.



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See the flyer here for details of a unique training opportunity with ex-world champion Zoe Baker.

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 !!