GALWAY SC SWIMMERS START THE CONNACHT REGIONAL QUALIFIER SEASON IN POSITIVE FASHION!
The first Connacht short course Regional Qualifier meet hosted by Longford SC from 12-14thOctober, proved to be a super meet for the competing GSC swimmers who posted multiple PB times & podiums places.
Leading the top swims, podium places were achieved by Kassie Rather (1st/U12, 400IM), Ciara Davitt (1st/U12 200 Backstroke & 2nd200IM), Gillian Murphy (1st/U12 200 Breaststroke, 3rd/ 200IM & 3rd/50 Breaststroke), Michael Hussey (1st/U12 800Freestyle, 200 Freestyle, 100 Backstroke & 3rd50 Freestyle & 100IM), Cillian McCullagh (3rd/U12 200IM, 2nd200 Backstroke & 3rd/200 Freestyle), Senan McDonnell (1st/U12 200 Backstroke, 2nd50 Backstroke), Sasha McAleer (1st/U12 400IM, 2nd/U12 100 Backstroke & 3rd/100 Breaststroke), Katie Water (1st/U14 400IM & 3rd/200 Breaststroke), Alison Gibbs (1st/U14 100 Breaststroke & 100 IM & 3rd/U14 50 Fly ), Emma Murphy (1st/U14 50 & 200 Breaststroke & 3rd/200IM), Aoife Davitt (3rd/U14 400 Freestyle), Martin Mitchell (2nd/U14 1500Freestyle & 800 Freestyle), William McDonnell (1st/U14 200 Backstroke), Kaelan Geng (3rd/U14 100 Fly), Ailbhe Mulhall (2nd/15+ 100Fly ), Tom O’Sullivan (3rd/15+ 200 Backstroke, 3rd/400 Freestyle & 2nd/200 Fly) & Keela Mulhall (3rd/15+ 50 Freestyle).
Positive early season performances & PB swims were achieved by Eidhne Kennedy, Maria NicDhonnacha, John Patten, Louisa Hussey, Eimear O’Leary & Anouska Vinod.
GSC would like to congratulate all the swimmers for their endeavours & fantastic swimming over a very busy weekend of racing & GSC would also like to extend sincere thanks to GSC Team Managers, Trisha Murphy, Michelle Davitt, Tracy Mulhall & Ken Kennedy, & Coaches Brian & John for their excellent coaching support to the team.