Entries open for the 2015 ASA Open Water National Championships

Jun 3rd, 2015 | By
Rother Valley

The two day competition at Rother Valley Park, Sheffield will see top open water swimmers compete for national titles in Masters events on Sunday 2 August 2015, and national Age Group events on Monday 3 August 2015.

Entries for the National Age Groups events close at 12 noon on 1 July 2015, while entries for Masters events close at 12 noon on 16 July 2015.

Download information on the ASA Open Water National Championships, including conditions and entry pack.


SW Region & Dorset ASA 2015 Open Water Championships, Age Group & Taster Events

Mar 4th, 2015 | By

27 June 2015 Weymouth Open 10Km
28 June 2015 ASA SW Region & Somerset ASA Open Water Championships and Age Group Events

Distances from 750m Open Water Taster event to 10km

BEST FEST 2015 – Volunteers required

Jan 9th, 2015 | By
Best Fest

Fancy a week in the sun?
Don’t know what to do?
Or where to go?
Then BEST FEST 2015 is THE PLACE for you!

EDOWSC 10km Swim 2014

Aug 2nd, 2014 | By

The annual informal 10km swim for East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club members is set for Sunday 7 Sept.

There will be a staggered start and the favourable tide means the slower swimmers will set off first around 7am from Sandbanks Beach, near the Lifeguards Station (note NOT our usual Shore Road venue) with everyone aiming to finish at Fishermans Walk for refreshments around 11am.

ASA SW and Dorset Open Water Championships 2014

Jun 30th, 2014 | By
Jordan Young with Ben Batley (ASA SWR President) and Chris Beal (Dorset ASA President)

EDOWSC may not not have had many swimmers in the championships held at Weymouth on 29 Jun 2014 following the 3.8km Seahorse Swim a week earlier but those attending put in good performances.

ASA SW & Dorset ASA Open Water Events 2014

Mar 15th, 2014 | By
Preston Beach

28/29 June 2014 – Preston Beach Weymouth
Various distances and taster swim

Ecover Blue Mile 2014: Registration now open

Feb 17th, 2014 | By
Ecover Blue Mile

Registration is now open for the Ecover Blue Mile Weymouth (19 & 20 July 2014) and the Ecover Blue Mile
(13 & 14 September 2014).

The first 500 places have gone on sale at an *Early Bird rate* and you are invited to register today to take advantage of this special offer. This year a new discounted *Family Ticket* has been introduced (based on two adults and two children aged 14yrs and over) to encourage you to bring the family along for the weekend.

Enter now!

Dorset County ASA Inaugural Masters Competition 2014

Jan 9th, 2014 | By

Block 1 & 2: Sunday 16 February 2014 – closing date Saturday 16 January 2014 (midday).
Venue: Rossmore Leisure Centre, Herbert Avenue, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset BH12 4HR.
b. Block 3 (800/1500m – Dorset only): Saturday 12 April 2014 – closing date Saturday 22 March 2014 (midday).
Venue: Purbeck Sports Centre, Worgret Road, Wareham, Dorset BH20 4PH.

Over the last few years the previous competition had to be cancelled due to a lack of swimmers. Now that it is “under new management” and in a revised format let’s get behind it and make it a success.

Dorset County ASA Open Water Age Groups and Masters Competitions 2013 Results

Jul 15th, 2013 | By
Brownsea Island

Download individual results and the tally of club points.

Overall winners, West Dorset Warriors scored 30 points; Seagulls came second with 27 and equal third were Bere Regis Orcas and East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club with 8 points. Although BRO and EDOWSC only had one swimmer representing them, they each won their particular swim categories.

British Gas ASA 3km Open Water Masters Championships 2013

Jun 3rd, 2013 | By
Rother Valley

28 July 2013 – Rother Valley Country Park, Sheffield.

This event is a great chance to put your swimming and endurance to the ultimate test, some of the best open water swimmers in the country will be taking to the lake and you could be joining them too.

Spectator entry is FREE so bring along your family and friends and enjoy the action together.