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Taster Session with Swim and Capsize Drill a Success

Posted by Julie Paillin on Thursday, September 13, 2012,
Tuesday 11th September saw the DERC first Taster Session and second Capsize Drill and Swim Test at Welbeck Defence College. 

25 potential members and new members took part in the 50m swim test using two different swim strokes, then completed the 5m under water swim followed by treading water for 2 minutes, all wearing light clothing on top of swim wear. 

The participants then went on to the capsize drill where they went straight into feet in no sculls. All successfully completed this. They then...
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Capsize Drill and Swim test at Welbeck Defence College

Posted by Julie Paillin on Friday, July 6, 2012,
The Club Undertook in May its first Capsize Drill and Swim test with 14 members completing the evening. A social drink afterwards was enjoyed by all at the Bull's Head. 
The next swim test is pencilled in to be in September 2012. 
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