Entries open for 2km Seahorse Swim 2014 distance

Mar 25th, 2014 | By
earlyseuipss2010

Sunday 22 June 2014 – Knoll Beach, Studland

With the 3.8km race distance full, we are pleased to announce applications to enter a 2km event distance are now OPEN..

East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club is organising its fifth open water swim across Studland Bay, near Swanage on the Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, by kind permission of the National Trust and in support of the Seahorse Trust. The 2km event will be held concurrently with the 3.8km swim, and in affiliation with the BLDSA for wetsuit and non wetsuit competitors, aged 16/O.

Start: from Knoll Beach, Studland peninsula
Distance: 2km
Registration: 8am to 9am
Briefing: 9.15am
Start Time: 10am
Entry Fee – £32, or £35 inclusive of temporary BLDSA Day Membership
Awards to the fastest male / female swimmers in both wetsuit and non wetsuit categories.

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Entries closed for 3.8km Seahorse Swim 2014 distance

Jan 12th, 2014 | By
Sold out

Sunday 22 June 2014 – Knoll Beach, Studland

Applications to enter the event are now CLOSED.

East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club is organising its fifth open water swim across Studland Bay, near Swanage on the Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, by kind permission of the National Trust and in support of the Seahorse Trust. The swim will be held in affiliation with the BLDSA for wetsuit and non wetsuit competitors, aged 16/O.

Start: from Knoll Beach, Studland peninsula
Distance: 3.8km
Registration: 8am to 9am
Briefing: 9.15am
Start Time: 10am
Entry Fee – £32, or £35 inclusive of temporary BLDSA Day Membership
No entries will be accepted on event day.

Awards to the fastest male / female swimmers in both wetsuit and non wetsuit categories and trophies for first local male / female non-wetsuit swimmer over 40.

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Seahorse Swim 2014

Jan 8th, 2014 | By
Seahorse Swim 2012 start

Sunday 22 June 2014

East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club will hold its annual open water swim across the spectacular Studland Bay near Swanage on the Isle of Purbeck by kind permission of the National Trust and in support of the Seahorse Trust.

The swim will be held under BLDSA rules although both wetsuit and non wetsuit competitors may enter.

Start from Knoll Beach, Studland.
Distance 3.8 kms,

Registration from 8 am to 9 am.
Briefing at 9.15 am.
Start time 10 am.

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Seahorse Trust thanks donors

Jun 28th, 2013 | By
Seahorse Trust logo

Neil Garrick-Maidment of the Seahorse Trust and Eva Durant, one of their volunteer divers, have passed on their thanks to members of the East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club who attended the Seahorse Swim on Sunday 23 June 2013.

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Seahorse Swim 2013 Results

Jun 23rd, 2013 | By
Seahorse Swim 2013

We were delighted to welcome BLDSA President Vince Classen to our fourth Seahorse Swim from Knoll Beach, Studland on 23 June 2013. The weather leading up to the event led us to revise our course to 3km to ensure competitors could enjoy a safe swim, albeit cooler than usual for the time of year. 165 completed the course. Results follow.

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Seahorse Swim 2013 Briefing Document and Update

Jun 5th, 2013 | By
Seahorse Swim 2013

The Swim will go ahead. Please click to download the briefing document which includes a briefing letter, course map and back-up course map (in pdf format). Please note competitors must still attend the safety briefing. Read full article for an update to the briefing following a Committee meeting on 11 June.

This year we will be carrying out registration in the car park and not on the beach.

Please click to view competitor lists updated on 18 June 2013.

Due to the current lower than average sea temperatures we extended the period in which we allowed swimmers to change category (non-wetsuit / wetsuit). No further category changes will now be permitted.. Please email us immediately if you wish to withdraw.

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Seahorse Swim 2013 Entries

Mar 14th, 2013 | By
Sold out

The fourth annual 3.8km Seahorse Swim on 23 Jun 2013 is now full.

Please find below competitor entry status as at 18 Jun 2013. Applicants had until 26 March 2013 to remit payments or otherwise forfeit their application with their provisional place offered to a reserve.

Following withdrawals, on 11 June, we reopened entries received on a first come first served basis with correct payment (online only) and sent invitations to pay to enter the Seahorse Swim to all those swimmers we acknowledged had expressed an interest in being a Reserve for the event.

All places have now been taken.

Due to the current lower than average sea temperatures we extended the period in which we allowed swimmers to change category (non-wetsuit / wetsuit). No further category changes will now be permitted. Please email us immediately if you wish to withdraw.

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Seahorse Swim 2013 places – going, going…..

Mar 1st, 2013 | By
Almost Sold Out

The fourth annual 3.8km Seahorse Swim will be held on 23 Jun 2013 across Studland Bay, near Swanage on the Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, by kind permission of the National Trust and in support of the Seahorse Trust.

As at 13 March, 196 of 200 places were taken, so you don’t need to be a mathematician to realise that you will need to get your entry in now to be in with a chance of securing a place. The swim will be held in affiliation with the BLDSA for wetsuit and non wetsuit competitors, aged 16 and over.

Click for more information and to apply and pay for your entry online.

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Entries closed for 3.8km Seahorse Swim 2013

Jan 23rd, 2013 | By
Seahorse Swim 2013

The Swim is full and applications for Reserves are now open. No entries will be accepted on event day..

23 June 2013

East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club is organising its fourth open water swim across Studland Bay, near Swanage on the Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, by kind permission of the National Trust and in support of the Seahorse Trust. The swim will be held in affiliation with the BLDSA for wetsuit and non wetsuit competitors, aged 16/O.

Start: from Knoll Beach, Studland peninsula
Distance: 3.8km
Registration: 8am to 9am
Briefing: 9.15am
Start Time: 10am
Entry Fee – £32, or £35 inclusive of temporary BLDSA Day Membership

Awards to the fastest male / female swimmers in both wetsuit and non wetsuit categories and trophies for first local male / female non-wetsuit swimmer over 40.

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Seahorse Swim 2013

Oct 31st, 2012 | By
Seahorse Swim 2012 start

Sunday 23 June 2013

East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club will hold its annual open water swim across the spectacular Studland Bay near Swanage on the Isle of Purbeck by kind permission of the National Trust and in support of the Seahorse Trust.

The swim will be held under BLDSA rules although both wetsuit and non wetsuit competitors may enter.

Start from Knoll Beach, Studland.
Distance 3.8 kms,

Registration from 8 am to 9 am.
Briefing at 9.15 am.
Start time 10 am.

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