The SWSC Committee held a meeting by teleconference on 14 Mar 2020 to discuss the Club’s response to COVID-19. As you are aware, the Gus Healy Pool, Douglas and Leisureworld Pool, Bishopstown are closed until 29 March. As a consequence, and in accordance with Government, HSE and Swim Ireland guidelines, all Club activities are suspended. We will review the situation again in two weeks time or earlier as appropriate. Further updates will be communicated on the Clubs website and appropriate WhatsApp groups. Please mind yourselves and looks after family, friends and neighbours where you can.
SWSC travelled to the Munster Development 2 Meet in Mallow on March 1st with a total of 13 swimmers.
All the hard work in training Paid off as PB after pb was achieved and some lucky enough to achieve Regional Qualifying times to swim in the upcoming Regional Qualifying Meet which will be held in UL in April.
A total of 12 medals, 5 Gold, 2 Silver, and 2 Bronze were won overall.
Impressive performances on the day came from Mia Dowling O Mahony who out of 4 events won Gold( 100 Fly) Silver( 100 free) and Bronze( 200 free)
Jenna Mc Ardle also impressed in the pool achieving a Silver (200 free) and Bronze(100 IM)
Helen McCarthy took 2 Gold medals in the( 100 IM) and the( 100 breaststroke)
Conor Moynihan not to be out done by the girls had good swims and won 2 Bronze in the( 100 Fly) and the( 200 IM)
Other medal winners on the day were Dylan Gunn Gold (100 IM) Beth McKnight Bronze (100 back) and Conal Gillard Gold (200 free)
Well done to all the swimmers and thanks as always to the parents who were officials and team managers on the day.
Great job everyone
Coach Kelly Gallagher
Congratulations to all SWSC swimmers representing UCC at the recent Irish Inter-varsities competition in UL.