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Exciting new colourways have been added to our Poole Swimming Club 90th Anniversary Appeal on Crowdfunder! Our high thread-count, luxury cotton T-shirts are now available in BLACK and MARL GREY as well our trademark BRIGHT YELLOW! Our swimmers are loving their Dri-fit tops, which are perfect for quick-drying on poolside, but we are also getting great feedback on the super silky cotton finish and stylish cut on our pure cotton T-shirts. We have decided to make these available in BLACK AND MARL GREY in sizes suitable for older swimmers and...

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Thank you to everyone who has supported our 90th Anniversary project so far. We have broken through our £5000 target and we are very grateful to all our swim families and supporters for getting behind our merchandise sales and for their generous donations. Thanks also to Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership for their generous £2500 match-funding. Selling commemorative kit is apparently not a new idea for PSC. This amazing photo has been discovered in the archives, showing our Golden Jubilee merchandise display from 1981! After the costs of our 90th Year...

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As mentioned earlier, we are a club that relies heavily on our valuable staff and volunteers. To celebrate these wonderful people, we will be running a initiative in 2021, where we recognise these special people through sharing their amazing superpowers with our community. If you have any lovely stories from your experiences with these fantastic people, please do share them with us here [email protected] We would love to hear them. Assistant Head Coach Jan Hutchings On March 8th, we celebrated International Women’s Day and as a club, we send a...

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Guess who is modelling our first batch of 90th Anniversary merchandise in this photo? We have just received our first deliveries, currently being bagged and labelled, ready to be given out at training this week. TO SECURE YOUR ORDER BUY NOW ON CROWDFUNDER, via the link below! OUR SECOND BATCH IS BEING PROCESSED AT THE END OF THIS WEEK, SO MAKE SURE YOU GET YOUR ORDER IN ASAP! Our fantastic quality Hoodies, Dri-Fit Tops, T-shirts and commemorative Swim Hats are available to buy now on Crowdfunder: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/poole-swimming-club-90th-anniversary-appeal

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Following our hugely popular Easter Fitness Trails, we are delighted to announce the following winners from our free PRIZE DRAW! The winning 15 names will each receive a chocolate Easter Egg, kindly donated by TESCO COMMUNITY FUND at their Fleetsbridge store. We were eggcited to see so many of our swimmers motivated, getting out and about and taking part that we have decided no-one will go home empty handed and EVERY SWIMMER who submitted a photo entry will get a small prize! A video of our spin-the-wheel prize draw will...

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Look out for an email with details of 6 Easter weekend fitness trails for you to enjoy with family and friends! Our brilliant parent volunteers have spotted the Easter bunny out and about across the area, setting up special PSC 90th year EASTER EGG hunts, in our trademark colours of yellow and black! Six walking, running or cycling routes will be ready by Easter Saturday morning, for you to get out in the spring sunshine and keep your fitness going as we start the count down to our return to...

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Crowdfund Dorset Business has provided £2,500 of funding Poole Swimming Club has just received a fantastic £2,500 match-funding donation from Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership, following the submission of our bid to the local scheme last month. Our Poole Swimming Club 90th Anniversary Appeal on Crowdfunder has just been bumped up to over £4000 as a result and we are now well on our way to hitting the £5,000 fundraising target we are aiming for. Crowdfund Dorset Business provides opportunities for existing micro and small businesses seeking to cope in challenging...

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Check out our striking new PSC shop window, in the Dolphin Shopping Centre! Gina Wilcox and Gail Nuttall have secured us this prime location shop window display on the ground floor of the Dolphin, right in the main thoroughfare leading to the smart new parade of artisan pop-up shops connecting with the High Street. You can find us opposite H Samuel's. A huge thank you to Gina and Gail for their brilliant work in arranging this for the club and for generously funding new 90th year banners and posters to...

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ROOKIE LIFEGUARDS! Join us this Easter for our Rookie Lifeguards course for children aged 8-12. Swimmers will have the opportunity to learn important lifesaving and survival skills! These classes will be held from the 12th-16th April at 10.10-11.10am. All children will receive a free badge once they complete the course. Swimmers must be in Swim England Stage 7 or above (or equivalent) and can swim 100m confidently. Spaces are limited so book your place now! Email- [email protected] Phone- 07309 740314 5 DAY EASTER INTENSIVE SWIM COURSE! During the Easter Holidays...

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WIN CHOCOLATE in our FREE PRIZE DRAW! Join our PSC EASTER EGG HUNT FITNESS TRAILS! To keep our swimmers motivated and connected to their team, we are planning EASTER EGG HUNT FITNESS TRAILS, over the Bank Holiday Weekend of April 3rd-5th with FREE ENTRY to a PRIZE DRAW and a chance to WIN FREE CHOCOLATE EASTER EGGS ! There are 9 cards to find per route – one for each decade of the 90 years of PSC! We urgently need parent volunteers to: Set up 9 PSC Easter Egg Cards...