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30-Oct-2026 - Team coaches are ranked highest in nation
02-Oct-2026 - Swimmer breaks record at regional meet
01-Sep-2026 - Swimmer performs great at Nationals
07-Jul-2021 - Summer Break 2021
We are coming to the end of another season. It has been a very strange time but we hope that it will be all systems go when we return in August. The last date for sessions at 1610 is Friday 23rd July ...
07-Jul-2021 - Dorset ASA Newletter - June 2021
Please click here to view Dorset ASA's newletter.
16-Jun-2021 - Trophy Winners (2019)
In January 2020, we held an Award Ceremony at Herrison Hall. Due to Covid restrictions we were not able to get the trophies engraved. However, this has now been done and they will be ready for colle...
09-Jun-2021 - Small Pool Training Sessions (as of 18th Sept)
Return to training - Small Pool We are now ready to return the small pool to training, we are going to get PC3 in for a session with our teachers so we can make sure our process is going to work c...
06-Jun-2021 - Entry and Entry Times to Poolside for Main Pool Swimmers
Please see below some changes to our covid procedures for our swim sessions from June 2021. Entry to sessions for the main pool Junior Development Squad (formerly Development & Advanced Developme...
19-Jan-2021 - CLUB RECORDS BREAKERS - HARRY, LAUREN & LEON
Contratulations to all those swimmers who took part in the Level X event in December, especially to all those that broke PBs. A huge well done. Club records were also broken. Again, many congratulat...
28-Nov-2020 - Holiday Training Times
Christmas period sessions - 1610/Osprey/Bridport SPS JPS DS/ADS Small Pool Synchro Monday 21st As normal (Normal invited Regional swimmers) n/a n/a n/a Tuesday 22nd As normal Bridport 7....
29-Oct-2020 - Harry Stewart - Club Record Breaker!
Following 400m Freestyle Time Trials over the last couple of days, please find new WDSC Rankings under the Records; Ranx and PBs tab. Congratulations to Harry Stewart for breaking a Club record with a...
11-Oct-2020 - Postponement of County Championships 2021
Click here to find out more from Dorset ASA.
18-Sep-2020 - All squad training times and venues
11-Sep-2020 - Changing Rooms Open - 13th September
TO ALL PARENTS WITH SWIMMERS IN THE MAIN POOL Hi all We have now made arrangements for the changing rooms to be open from Sunday 13th September , this will allow the change over between squads...
07-Sep-2020 - Main Pool Training Sessions (as of 7th Sept)
Monday - STARTING 14th SEPTEMBER Regional Squad (Dorchester - by Invitation) 7pm to 9pm Tuesday SPS (Dorchester) 7pm to 9pm JPS (Bridport) 7.30pm to 9pm - STARTING 29th SEPTEMBER Thursday ...
31-Aug-2020 - Dorset County ASA Newletter
Please click here to open the Dorset County ASA Newletter for September
31-Aug-2020 - Training Times - Main Pool Squads
Hi You will hopefully have seen Colin's post on Facebook. The return to swimming is going well and we have therefore arranged the sessions for September to be in line with the old timetable. There ...
21-Aug-2020 - How to enter and exit Millfield
I Millfield 22 August 2020 Please view this video before arrival at Millfield if possible. The following swimmers have registered to swim at Millfield on Saturday. If you are NOT on the list DO NOT...
10-Aug-2020 - Temporary Training Schedule
Please see below the current training schedule for main pool swimmers. We will be in touch via email, and the website updated, as more training dates are confirmed. Please remember that the Return ...
02-Jul-2020 - workshops
Hi all, As you know we are continually looking for volunteers to help support the running of the club. Below lists some online courses that are being run by the region. For those wishing to take pa...
21-May-2020 - Swim England Newsletter May 2020
Swim England News - May 2020
20-Mar-2020 - Competition Update
West Dorset Swimming Club Up Coming Meets Swim England has announced the cancellation of all events until the end of May, following government recommendations on mass gatherings and non-essential tr...
19-Mar-2020 - Cancelled - Bournemouth Open Meet 4th & 5th April 2020
To all those swimmers, coaches and officials at the Rising Stars Swim Bournemouth L3 Open Meet On 4th/5th April. I expect this email is the news you have all been anticipating. In the light of Covid...
19-Mar-2020 - No Swim Training Until Further Notice
Please see the message below from Stuart Dawson, WDSC chair. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask Dear Parent/Swimmer Coronavirus Following recent guidance issued by the Gover...
17-Mar-2020 - Novice League Round 3 and Graded Meet Cancelled
Following the Government Guidance on Social Distancing and the Swim England Response to recommend events be cancelled where more than one club is taking part, the decision was taken by Dorset Count...
17-Mar-2020 - Covid-19 Update
The current situation with Covid 19 and the high risk of infection is clearly concerning - our priority is that you are personally safe, we hope that you all stay well. Our current thoughts are: ...
12-Mar-2020 - shower before entering the pool please
Please see the advice below from Swim England regarding coronavirus (covid-19) - please note the guidance is to shower before entering the pool. 10 March 2020 Swim England has issued the following ...
11-Mar-2020 - Record Breakers!
Latest rankings and records, plus results and PBs from the Poole Regional Qualifier held this weekend can be found on the website (Records;Ranx & PBs tab). Congratulations go, again, to Ben Keeping, w...
04-Mar-2020 - TRAINING SUNDAY 8th MARCH
Due to the Poole Open Meet this coming weekend, there will be a joint session between 7-9pm for swimmers in JPS & SPS who are not competing on Sunday. ALL OTHER TRAINING IS CANCELLED (including land t...
29-Feb-2020 - Club Hat and Kit Orders
We will be placing a Named hat order at the end of the week, please email Cloe on [email protected] name you would like on hat plus either in green or white, please pay £7 via bacs to the club a...
20-Feb-2020 - Young Club Record Breaker! - Harry Keeping 7yrs
Congratulations Harry who broke 2 club records at the Club's Performance Gala on 15th February. In fact, he smashed 50 Backstroke. Well done! Stroke Age Old Time Harry's New Time 50 Back 7 01:43.4...
05-Feb-2020 - WDSC Annual General Meeting - 11 March - 7pm - Dorford Centre
The West Dorset Swimming Club Annual General meeting will be held on Wednesday 11th March at 7pm at the Dorford Centre. The AGM is open to you all and it would be good to see you there. In advance of ...
05-Feb-2020 - NOVICE LEAGUE TABLES
Novice League Results Following Round 1: Congratulations to the whole team! CLUB PLACE POINTS West Dorset SC 1st 136 Weymouth SC 2nd 115 Seagulls 3rd 108 Poole SC 4th 101 Bridport Barracud...
05-Feb-2020 - More Club Records at County Champs !!
6 more club records broken last weekend at County Champs. Swimmer Age Event New Time Old Time Last Achieved Lauren McRobbie 16 100m Backstroke 01:06.05 1:07.28 October 2019 Leon Mowlem 16 100m Freesty...
27-Jan-2020 - New Club Record Breakers!
Well done to the following swimmers who broke club records at County Champs last weekend. PBs, Results, updated Rankings and Records have been uploaded to the website. Swimmer Age Event New Time Ol...
27-Jan-2020 - Record Breakers! Niahm Bradley; George White; Harry Stewart; Lauren McRobbie
Many congratulations go to the following swimmers, who all broke Club Records at County Champs last weekend! All PBs and Results have now been uploaded to the Website, along with current record holde...
25-Jan-2020 - Congratulations to our new Time Keepers!
Many congratulations go to the following junior volunteers who today, at the Novice League, completed their Time Keepers Assessment successfully! Well done. This award allows them to keep time at any...
25-Jan-2020 - Novice League Winners! Congratulations
Congratulations go to our fabulous team of younger swimmers who pulled together tonight at the first round of the Novice League and came in a very strong first place. Well done to every member of the ...
17-Jan-2020 - Presentation 2020 Trophy Photos
Photographs are now available to view from the Presentation evening. Congratulations to all those that were awarded trophies. To view photos from the Presentation evening, log in and click the Photo...
30-Dec-2019 - Reminder for Health Forms For Counties
Just a reminder if you child has entered Counties, please complete the attached ASA health form ONLY where there are health conditions, functional ability or photography restrictions to be reported a...
20-Dec-2019 - England Development Programme - 11 Years Old before 31/12/2020?
England Development Programme - 11 Years Old Please could the parents of County Champs swimmers who will be 11 years as at 31 December 2020 read the following regarding the England Development Progr...
13-Dec-2019 - Lauren McRobbie - 5 Club Records Smashed Again!
Many congratulations to Lauren McRobbie (16years), who continues to break records. 5 Club Records were broken at our WDSC Open Meet. What an inspiration to all! 50m Freestyle to 27.70 from 27.89 ...
09-Dec-2019 - WDSC Open DEPhoto
If you want to look and order photos from this weekend's Open Meet click here and then select the event/s your child swam in. You will need a code to access the photos - tracey
04-Dec-2019 - 1610 Entry Via Turnstiles
From the end of January 2020, there will no longer be a registration desk at the entrance of 1610. We are aware however that our swimmers use the desk to gain access poolside. So 1610 have supplied ...
04-Dec-2019 - 2020 Regional Programme and Times
Swim England South West have announced the programme and times. Take a look. It is within your reach...... Click here for the Programme Click here for Consideration and Qualifying Times
04-Dec-2019 - Dates For Your Diary - December and January
Please see below the list of dates showing changes to regular training or additional information you may need. If a training session is not listed here it means there is no change and it will take pl...
20-Nov-2019 - Record Breakers! Lauren Osgood; Lauren McRobbie; Leon Mowlem and Henry Wyrill
Over last weekend (16th & 17th Nov) at the Bournemouth Winter Level 2 Open, four of our swimmers broke Club records! Well done to Lauren Osgood; Lauren McRobbie; Leon Mowlem and Henry Wyrill. Congra...
06-Nov-2019 - Record Breakers! Henry Wyrill, Leon Mowlem and Lauren McRobbie
Over last weekend (2nd 3rd Nov) the Winter Regional Champs were held at Millfield. Four of our swimmers acheived times to be entered. Well done to Lauren McRobbie; Harry Stewart; Leon Mowlem and Hen...
04-Nov-2019 - 4 New Record Breakers! Top Club! Top Girl
Congratulations go to all swimmers who helped WDSC get the Top Visiting Club award presented to them from the recent Poole Season Starter (26th & 27th Oct). Also to Lauren Osgood who acheived the Top...
03-Nov-2019 - DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Please find below a list of dates for your diary. This is subject to change, and I will email out any changes or additions. November 1st - 3rd - Winter Champs (Regional) 9th - Arena League round 2...
22-Oct-2019 - South West Regional Qualifying & Consideration Times
Please see Useful External Links and Documents for 2020 Regional Qualifying and Consideration Times or click here
21-Oct-2019 - Record Breakers! Harry Stewart, Leon Mowlem and Lauren McRobbie
Congratulations to Harry Stewart, Leon Mowlem and Lauren McRobbie who all broke Club Records at the 1st Round of Arena League on 12th October. Lauren McRobbie 100 Butterfly (16 years old), 1:08.22 fro...
18-Oct-2019 - 25 Oct - WDSC Open Entry Form Sign Off; Q&As
The closing date (1st November) for our open meet on the 7th & 8th of December is fast approaching. As you will know, all entries need to be signed off by your coach before entering and a health for...
14-Oct-2019 - Club Record Breaker! Lauren McRobbie
Massive congratulations to Lauren McRobbie who was selected as part of the Dorset County team to swim in Sheffield last weekend, obtaining 2 new club records. 50 back was 32.67 now 31.10 having not ...
14-Oct-2019 - Congratulations to Claire Williams!
Congratulations to Claire Williams who has successfully completed her training to become a level 1 synchronised swimmer judge. Well done Claire! If you want to know more about any of the roles availab...
10-Oct-2019 - Starts and Turn Extra Training Session
Hi, At the parents' meeting last month, one of the points discussed was swimmers in the small pool squads and those in development squad do not have enough opportunity to practice starts and turn...
10-Oct-2019 - Club Record Breaker! Evie Burgess
Many congratulations to Evie Burgess who broke the Club record for 7yr Girls 25m Backstroke at the Performance Gala last Saturday. Well Done!
10-Oct-2019 - Club Kit Orders - Last Order Before Christmas
Following on from the FB post last week, we have extended the deadline for kit orders until Friday. To place an order we need 11 of each item - as yet, we do not have enough. If you did want to o...
15-Sep-2019 - Congratulations to our Junior League Team
I would like to say a HUGE well done to all the swimmers that represented the club tonight in the final of the Southern Junior League at Littledown. You were all awesome swimming against some very st...
09-Sep-2019 - coaches national development programme
Apologies for the short notice, but we have been asked to circulate the coaches national development programme information. The booking form (link below) contains a link to the course content, https...
09-Sep-2019 - ASA Level 1 &/Or 2 Teaching Qualification
Hi all, I am keen to progress candidates through Level 1/2 Teaching Qualifications if anyone would like to discuss this. In order for anyone to Teach/Coach on their own they need to be at least Le...
09-Aug-2019 - JPS and SPS land training and swim training times
Hi all Just a quick reminder that the new timetable for main pool (and land training for JPS and SPS) starts this Sunday, 8th September. Development / Advanced Development will swim 4pm - 5pm JP...
09-Jul-2019 - IMPORTANT INFORMATION REQUIRED
Just a little reminder that the deadline to confirm your email address is today but we have some replies outstanding. If you have not already done so, please can you reply as soon as possible? Jo...
09-Jul-2019 - IMPORTANT INFORMATION REQUIRED
Just a little reminder that the deadline to confirm your email address is today but we have some replies outstanding. If you have not already done so, please can you reply as soon as possible? Jo...
05-Jul-2019 - Children's Carnival - 6 July 2019
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05-Jul-2019 - Training Time Changes - Sunday 7th July 2019
Hi, As a large number of swimmers will be at the development meet on Sunday we will be combining the JPS and SPS training sessions into one which will run from 6-7pm. There will be no SPS land tra...
04-Jul-2019 - Safeguarding & Protecting Children Course
Dear all, As part of the clubs commitment to look after the wellbeing of children, a vitally important course has been made available that will enable compliance of our mandatory obligation to the...
03-Jul-2019 - End Of Season Inflatable Session
Hi all, To say thank you for all of the hard work your swimmers have put in this season, we have organised a fun inflatable session on Sunday 14th July. To give all squads an opportunity to take...
28-Jun-2019 - Dates for your diary - Summer 2019
With a busy month ahead of us, please see below some dates for your diary: 6th / 7th July - Dorset Development meet at Littledown 6th July - Dorchester children's carnival - email to follow 20th/2...
11-Jun-2019 - 7 More Club Records Broken - What A Year We're Having!
Many congratulations to Ben Keeping and Lauren McRobbie for breaking the following records at our Summer Sprint and Junior League Round 1. Euan McPhail (age 8) 25 Butterfly 22.17 Ben Keeping (age 9) 1...
11-Jun-2019 - Congratulations to our Junior League Team
Congratulations go to the whole Junior League Team. They worked together last Saturnday evening and came out top for Round 1 with an outstanding 150 points! They completed the evening with an amazin...
10-Jun-2019 - WDSC Summer Meet Medalists
Congratulations to all everybody who swam at last weekend's Summer Open Meet! Records were broken and many medals received. The medals list is a long one - click here to see
31-May-2019 - AND ANOTHER 2 CLUB RECORDS BROKEN
Congratulations to Leon Mowlem who broke 2 club records at Plymouth Leander National Qualifier on 25 May! 50 Freestyle - 25.02 100 Freestyle - 53.71 They are there to be broken......
22-May-2019 - NO BAGS IN 1610 CHANGING ROOMS PLEASE
We have previously asked that swimmers do not leave their bags and clothes in cubicles whilst they are swimming. Last weekend we received another complaint that there were no cubicles available as ba...
22-May-2019 - THURSDAY MORNING TRAINING ON
Thursday morning swimming - 6-7am. This week the session is ON but there will be no sessions on Thursday 30th May or 20th June. The numbers attending are low - to keep this session going we need ...
22-May-2019 - DATES FOR YOUR DIARY 2020
Dates for your diary - 2020! Dates for county events for 2020 are below but these have also been added into the Website Events, either Swim Meet or Team Function and on the Team Calendar.
15-May-2019 - NEW CLUB RECORD BREAKERS!
On 11th May, our Club Performance Gala took place. This is an even open to all swimmers in each squad up to and including JPS. Many congratulations go to the following who broke Club records that ha...
03-May-2019 - Dates for your diary
As you will see from the dates below, there is a lot going on in the club at the moment so this is to let everyone know what is happening for the coming month. For those who usually train on a Mon...
02-May-2019 - Swim England South West Region Newsletter Issue 27 - May 2019
Please click here to view the May edition of the Swim England South West Region Newsletter Information such as Regionals; swim camps; England Synchro display; South West Open Water Champs in July at...
19-Apr-2019 - MORE... RECORDS BREAKERS
Following another successful weekend at the Millfield for the Exeter and Taunton Regional Qualifier we announce the following Club Record Breakers. Well done!!! They are there to be broken. The...
10-Apr-2019 - NEW CLUB KIT LAUNCH FRIDAY 12th APRIL
Please see the message from Colin b elow : Hi all, NEW CLUB KIT LAUNCH - FRIDAY NIGHT 6.30. At 1610 in the upstairs gallery. We have plenty of samples for you to try for size. I am pleased to ...
03-Apr-2019 - CLUB RECORD BREAKERS
Following another successful weekend at the Plymouth Regional Qualifier we announce the following Club Record Breakers. Well done!!! They are there to be broken. An amazing 4 Club Records Broken: H...
03-Apr-2019 - Easter Training
1610 & Bridport: No Session on Good Friday 19th April No Session on Easter Sunday 21st April No Session on Easter Monday 22nd April All other sessions during the Easter school holidays will be as norm...
28-Mar-2019 - Novice League Winners!
Round 3 of the Novice league was held tonight and our team came joint 1st with Weymouth. This result, coupled with victories in previous rounds means that WDSC are NOVICE LEAGUE CHAMPIONS! Congratula...
28-Jan-2019 - Sunday 3rd and 17th Feb Training Changes
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22-Jan-2019 - THURSDAY MORNING TRAINING
Marianne has asked that any swimmer who is going to the early morning session on Thursday (24th Jan) should know which events they are doing at the forthcoming County Champs. Marianne would like to do...
22-Jan-2019 - SPS Friday 25 Jan Training
Hello, Colin has asked that his SPS swimmers should bring a racing suit to the session on Friday (25th Jan) evening please. If you have an old one, this will be good enough. Thank you Cris
22-Jan-2019 - Information - Forth Coming Events
18-Jan-2019 - Lions Club Swim
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08-Jan-2019 - WDSC Presentation Evening
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08-Jan-2019 - Sunday 13th Jan Only - Amended Training Times
We have been advised that the main pool is double booked next Sunday 13th January, which means that we cannot start our sessions until 5.30pm. Please see below for the revised session times; Main ...
08-Jan-2019 - Club Performance Gala 19th Jan Volunteer Request
07-Dec-2018 - JPS & SPS Land Training
To J PS and SPS swimmers Most of you will be aware that the Studio at 1610 is being refitted as an interactive fitness room. This is exciting for us because we have been invited to use it for land tr...
06-Dec-2018 - Christmas Training Schedule
Here is the schedule for training over the Christmas break; Thursday 20th - NO TRAINING Friday 21st - ALL TRAINING AS NORMAL Sunday 23rd - ALL TRAINING AS NORMAL except NO LAND TRAINING ...
06-Dec-2018 - County Champs Invites
Please see email providing invitations for those swimmers who have achieved a qualifying or consideration time for the 2019 Dorset county champs. Congratulations to all these swimmers. As the champion...
12-Nov-2018 - WDSC Open Meet Raffle and Tombola Donation Please
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08-Nov-2018 - South West Region Qualifying Times 2019
Swim England South West Region Qualifying Times 2019 click here
07-Nov-2018 - Swim England South West Regional Newsletter
25-Sep-2018 - Extra Training Saturday 20 October
We have booked 3 lanes at the pool on the evening of Saturday 20th October for an extra training session. The session will be devoted to Technique, Starts and Turns and will run as; 6-7pm ALL S...
10-Sep-2018 - Thursday Morning Training
GREAT NEWS! Two of our coaches have offered to run the Thursday morning sessions for a trial period. The sessions will recommence on Thursday 13th September 6-7am. Thank you to Marianne Gerety, who wi...
03-Sep-2018 - Swim England Latest Newsletter
22-Aug-2018 - Swim England Latest Newsletter
Swim England Member Newsletter - latest edition for further Swim England news, please click link within Useful External Links and Document
21-Aug-2018 - Return to Training dates
Hello all, I hope that you are all enjoying the Summer break. This is a reminder that ALL MAIN POOL SQUADS will return to training this SUNDAY, 19TH AUGUST. SMALL POOL SQUADS return SUNDAY 2ND SEP...
21-Aug-2018 - Time Keeper and Judge 1 Training
Dear all, There are still spaces on the following advertised timekeeper/J1 courses: Dorford Saturday 1st Sept at 9.30am Wednesday 12th Sept at 6.30pm Canford Sunday 2nd Sept ...
27-Jun-2018 - THURSDAY MORNING TRAINING ON
Hello, Just a note to confirm that there IS a training session tomorrow morning 6-7am. All welcome. Cris Cris Hitchcock Club Secretary, West Dorset Swimming Club
27-Jun-2018 - SUNDAY JULY 8th TRAINING JPS & SPS joint 6-8pm
On the Sunday of the Development Meet weekend (8th July) there will be a joint training session for SPS and JPS swimmers who are not at Littledown. This will be at 6-8pm. Please note that there will b...
26-Jun-2018 - SUMMER 2018 TRAINING DATES
Here are some dates for you regards the Summer break from training; Wednesday 4th July - last Millfield training session until September Thursday 12th July - last early morning training sessio...
18-Jun-2018 - MILLFIELD TRAINING CANCELLED WED 20 JUNE
Hello, Unfortunately we will have to cancel the session at Millfield on Wednesday (20th June) because we do not have a coach available. Apologies for the inconvenience. Cris Cris Hitchcock Club S...
15-Jun-2018 - Return of Club Trophies Please
Please can all club trophies that were awarded last year be returned to the club before the end of the season (Friday 13th July). Please can you ensure that all trophies are returned in the state in...
15-Jun-2018 - Dave White - Presentation - 5th July 2018
We have taken up an offer from Dave White, an esteemed ex para swimming coach, to come and speak to club members about working with disabled swimmers. He will be coming to speak on Thursday 5th July a...
14-Jun-2018 - Wareham Gala Saturday 16th June
Hi, Thank you to all the swimmers who have confirmed that they are able to swim at Wareham on Saturday. The doors will open at 5.20pm and warm-up is at 5.30pm. the gala will start at 6pm. Please ens...
14-Jun-2018 - NO Thursday early morning training 21 June
Unfortunately Dave has work commitments for the next 2 Thursdays so we will have to cancel the early morning training sessions on Thursday 14th and 21st June. Apologies for any inconvenience.
12-Jun-2018 - SMALL POOL SWIMMERS - EXTRA TRAINING
Hello, We have got the pool booked for an extra training session on Saturday 23rd June 7-8.30pm. We would like to offer this session to our small pool swimmers for some technique training. If your sw...
12-Jun-2018 - CAKES; PASTRIES; BISCUITS & FLAPJACK APPEAL
08-Jun-2018 - CLUB RECORD BREAKER
It's not just our oldest swimmers who break club records. Following our recent performance gala we are delighted to announce that one of our 7 year old swimmers broke no less than 4 club recor...
02-Jun-2018 - Club Record Breakers and Summer National Champ entries!
At the Level 1 Plymouth meeting over the May Bank Holiday weekend 2 Club Records were broken: Henry Wyrill - 50m Backstroke Abigail Barnes - 1500m Freestyle We are very proud and delighted to tel...
02-Jun-2018 - Team Managers L1 Course
Dear All, I have been advised that there may be an opportunity to hold a Level 1 Team Managers course locally if enough people are interested. Completing the course means that you would be able t...
16-May-2018 - CLUB RECORD BREAKER
Congratulations to another Club record breaker following SW Regional Championships in Bristol last weekend: Holly Johnson broke the 100m Butterfly record twice.
16-May-2018 - 2018 South West Region Residential Swim Camp
15-May-2018 - Butterfly Master Class - 30 May
Hi, Please see below for an opportunity to attend a butterfly skills Masterclass which is being run by Barry Alldrick, Poole SC and Team GB coach. Cris Cris Hitchcock Club Secretary West Dorset Sw...
10-May-2018 - CLUB RECORDS BROKEN
Congratulations to Club record breakers following SW Regional Championships in Plymouth last weekend: There were 6 Club Records broken: Leon Mowlem - 100mFreestyle and 100m Butterfly (twice) H...
10-May-2018 - Weston Super Mare Open Water Series
THE FOLLOWING IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY. WDSC ARE UNABLE TO PROVIDE COACH, TEAM MANAGER OR ENTRY SUPPORT TO THIS EVENT BUT ENTRIES CAN BE MADE TO WESTON SUPER MARE DIRECTLY FROM THE INDIVIDUAL APPLICAN...
24-Apr-2018 - Volunteer Request - Club Performance Gala 12 May
23-Apr-2018 - Photos From Dorset Graded Meeting 22 April
Please see link below for photos from yesterday's Dorset Graded Meet. Cris From: Chris Coe [ mailto:[email protected] ] Sent: 22 April 2018 22:56 To: [email protected] . Subject: ...
21-Apr-2018 - WDSC July Open Meet Pack
PLease find below the link to the meet pack for the July Sprint Meet Meet Pack
16-Apr-2018 - No Training on Sunday 22nd April (except SPS)
Next Sunday 22nd April is the date of the Dorset Graded Meet, which will take place at Dorchester Sports Centre. Because this is not due to finish until 6pm we have CANCELLED TRAINING for ALL SQUA...
16-Apr-2018 - Party Time - small pool swimmers
FINAL REMINDER!! The party at Sharkys on Thursday will go ahead despite there only being a small number who have signed up. If you have forgotten to do this, please do so asap! If you would like to...
16-Apr-2018 - Extra Training Regional Competitors
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09-Apr-2018 - Small Pool Time Changes - Friday Only
Please note that all Friday night small pool sessions will start 5 minutes later as from Friday 13th April 2018, so PS1, PS2 and PS3. This takes into account time spent putting the lane ropes in the ...
04-Apr-2018 - Millfield Training is ON tonight as usual 6.30-8.30pm
Milfield training is on tonight as normal, 6.30pm to 8.30pm
04-Apr-2018 - NO Thursday early morning training
Just to confirm there is no early morning training on Thursday 5 April 6.00am to 7.00am
27-Mar-2018 - Easter Training
Hello, We will be having a small break for the Easter weekend. All other sessions will continue during the holiday as usual. Good Friday - NO TRAINING Easter Sunday - NO TRAINING Easter...
14-Mar-2018 - UPDATED: WDSC Annual General Meeting
07-Mar-2018 - Disqualification Codes
The current British Swimming Disqualification Report has now been added to "Our Club", Documents at the request of some parents.
02-Mar-2018 - Synchro cancelled Sat 3rd March
Hello, 1610 will remain closed tomorrow morning therefore the usual training for our Synchro swimmers is cancelled. Please can you all spread the word if you know that there are swimmers who do no...
01-Mar-2018 - No training Friday 2nd March for obvious reasons
No training Friday 2nd March as pool not open due to adverse weather conditions. Training should resume as normal on Sunday.
28-Feb-2018 - No Thursday morning training 1 March
Due to the expected weather conditions there will be NO training tomorrow morning, 1st March. As most of the schools are shut tomorrow enjoy the lie in!
27-Feb-2018 - County Champs hats available at the front desk on Friday
07-Feb-2018 - High Level Nutritional Information
HIGH LEVEL NUTRITIONAL INFO There are different types of ‘fuel’ – the prime one being; Carbohydrates (Carbs) are key; however, there are two types; Simple = cakes, buns, chocolate, fruit, sweets…...
04-Feb-2018 - Lions Fundraising Swim
Hello, Sadly we have had a very poor response to our appeal for small pool swimmers to take part in the Lions Club Fundraising event on Sunday 4th February 5-6pm. W e would like to form teams of up...
31-Jan-2018 - Sat 10th Feb - Extra County Champs Training Session
Hello, The last training session for all Counties swimmers will be on Saturday 10th February and will be as follows; 6 - 7.30pm Development squad, Advanced Development squad and Junior Perform...
31-Jan-2018 - Millfield Training Sessions
Please be reminded that long course training sessions take place at Millfield on the first and third Wednesdays of each month only. So where there are five Wednesday's in the month, there will be NO ...
23-Jan-2018 - Change of Sunday Training Times in February
22-Jan-2018 - County Champs 2018 - Extra Training - Sat 27 Jan
Hello, There is another training session for ALL SWIMMERS TAKING PART IN THE COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS ONLY on Saturday 27th January. Because there is a Novice league gala that evening, we only have ...
13-Jan-2018 - County Champs 2018 - Extra Training
Hello, Thank you to all who attended the training session on Saturday. we will be holding another session this Saturday 13th January from 6.15pm (please note slight change of start time!) The sess...
29-Dec-2017 - County Champs 2018 - Extra Training
Saturday Training - The run into Counties I think it is really important to give our swimmers the best possible chance to achieve their best times at Counties. I have arranged some additional sessions...
08-Dec-2017 - Christmas 2017 Training
CHRISTMAS SWIMMING! Friday 15th December - normal training Sunday 17th December - normal training Monday 18th December - normal training Tuesday 19th December - normal training at Do...
08-Dec-2017 - Sunday 10th Dec - bring medals
WIN A MEDAL AT THE WDSC OPEN? Please can all swimmers who took part in the WDSC Open Meet last weekend be on poolside with their club shirts and any medals/trophies that they won, at 6.50pm on Sunday ...