Click no the link below for a full print out of results for the Irish Minor Schools Gala Irish Minor Schools Meet 2017 Results
The first BC graded meet hosted by Bluefin SC of 2017 was held on Saturday 11th February in Kingfisher Club NUIG and proved to be an impressive meet for the competing GSC swimmers.
These impressive results on a super night in the pool included 7 A graded times, multiple B and C podium finishes and PB times by the 28 strong team.
A Grade times were achieved in the 100 Breaststroke in the Girls U11 Age-group by Gillian Murphy & Katie Waters & Boys U11 Age-Group by Ross Bradley, while in the U11 Girls 200 Backstroke, Gillian Murphy and Katie Waters were joined by Marija Giedraityte and Ciara Davitt achieving superb new A Grade time standards.
B Grade podiums were achieved in the 100 Breaststroke by Ciara Davitt (3rd/U11 Girls), Martin Mitchell (2nd/U13 Boys); in the 200 Backstroke by Maria NicDhonnacha (1st/U13 Girls), Cillian McCullough (2nd/U11 Boys), Martin Mitchell (1st /U13 Boys), while in the last event of the night the 50/100 Butterfly, there were B Grade podiums for Anouska Vinod (3rd/U13 100 Fly).
C Grade podiums were achieved by in the 100 Breaststroke by Cillian McCullough (1st/U11 Boys), John O’Sullivan (3rd/U11 Boys), Vlad Chizhevski (3rd/U13 Boys); in the 200 Backstroke by Sophie Lally (1st/U11 Girls), Erin Smyth (3rd/U11 Girls), Nina Bodamer (2nd/U13 Girls), Vlad Chizhevski (2nd /U13 Boys), while in the 50/100 Butterfly, there were C Grade podiums for Alison Madden (3rd/U11 Girls), John O’Sullivan (2nd/U11 Boys) & Ross Bradely (3rd/U11 Boys), Eva Shaughnessy (2nd/U13 Girls) & Martin Mitchell, Vlad Chizhevski & Conor Burke made it a 1,2,3 in the U13 Boys C grade podium category.
This concluded a very successful & rewarding BC meet for GSC’s younger generation of swimmers & GSC would like to extend sincere thanks to Team Managers Michelle and Anne-Marie for their brilliant work on the night supporting the team and a big thanks to Coaches Gwen, Magda & Brian for their coaching tutelage to the swimmers during a very busy night of racing.
The 3rd G.S.C time trial of the season will be held next Sunday in Leisureland 6pm-8pm
Bluefin Swimming Club will host the next B/C gala in Kingfisher NUIG on February 11th 2017, see attached notices for details.
Tuam SC will host the next “A” graded gala in Coral Leisure Centre in Tuam on February 19th 2017. See notices for full meet details
Leinster Long Course Meet, February 25th and 26th next, see notices for full details
Galway Swimming Club’s Annual General Meeting will be held in the Galway Bay Hotel on February 28th 2017 at 7.45pm. All G.S.C members are welcome!!
An full report, including pictures to follow shortly – here’s the Hy-Tek report! Well done to all!
Here’s February’s list of PIA Duties and Club Events.
Swimming fast requires intense physical and mental exertion, which is all the more reason for competitive swimmers to focus on what goes into their bodies.
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Here’s the squad list for Term 2 of 2016/17 season – Revised Jan 29th 2017
Here’s the list for Term 2 of 2016/17 season – Updated January 29th 2017
The annual Galway SC Jimmy Cranny memorial meet took place on Sunday 19th December in Leisureland with 47 swimmers representing Galway SC at the meet, PB times & podiums placing’s were aplenty & brought to a close a positive end to the 2016 season.
Swim Connacht Sprint Gala, hosted by Laser Swimming Club, will be held in Kingfisher NUIG on January 28th next. Warm up 5.30pm, gala start time 6pm. Please see attached for details of events and gala entry collection. Good luck to all our swimmers taking part!
Here’s all the results of the G.S.C Time Trials that were held at Christmas!!