As part of our on-going support for clubs and members we will be holding workshops in each region to support and foster the relationship between coaches and committees.
As one of the most important relationships within a club setting, we want to allow the opportunity for coaches and committees to come together and discuss the key areas to make sure this relationship delivers for the club.
We are delighted to announce the Saturday 23 March 2019 at the Absolute Hotel Sir Harry’s Mall, Limerick. Sign in from 9.30am
This workshop is open to all committee members and coaches
The workshop is free and all participants will receive a unique gift pack and lunch and refreshments will be provided. Further details to follow in due course.
You can book directly on this link
We will be running Level 1 & Level 2 Officials courses on Saturday 26th January at University of Limerick Pool
Details of how to book below. Please forward to any club members/parents who may be interested.
Level 1 Officials
Date: Saturday 26th January 2019
Cost : €10 (€5 after Munster rebate)
Qualifies you to fulfil the role of Timekeeper at all levels up to and including National Championships.
Level 2 Officials (Must have Level 1 Officials)
Date: Saturday 26th January 2019
Time: 12pm – 5.30pm
Cost : €25 (€12.50 after Munster rebate)
Qualifies you to fulfil the role of Turn judge and Stroke Judge at all levels up to and including National Championships.
Anyone looking to book
- Go to https://swimireland.azolve.com and log in
- Click on the Events and Courses tab at the top of the page
- Search “Officials”
- The list of events open for booking will be available
- There is also an option for club bookings where the club admin can book several members at once.
- A Swim Ireland membership is not required. A profile can be set up on https://swimireland.azolve.com
- Safeguarding and Garda Vetting are not required for these courses.
Direct link if signed in to Swim Ireland profile
To all Swim Ireland Members
I am writing to you on behalf of the Nominations Committee which has been appointed by the Board of Swim Ireland for the purposes of identifying and recommending a suitable candidate to serve as Chairperson of the Board of Directors. The Term of Office of the current Chairperson, Clare McGrath, expires at the conclusion of the Swim Ireland Annual General Meeting (AGM) which will be held on Saturday 13 April 2019.
The Nominations Committee which consists of Ger Fleming (Wexford SC, nominated by the Membership), Clare McGrath (outgoing Chairperson) and Mary O Connor (Independent, CEO of the Federation of Irish Sport) is now inviting expressions of interest from suitably qualified club members who are interested in putting themselves forward for the role. Please find attached a Job Description which outlines the commitment levels and the skills and experience required to fulfil this important role.
If you are interested in hearing more about the role please feel free to email email@example.com or contact me by phone (086-8362901).
If you wish to apply for the role, please send a CV outlining your suitability for the role to:
firstname.lastname@example.org . Please put ‘FAO Nominations Committee’ in the subject line.
or by post to
Irish Sports HQ,
National Sports Campus,
Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 4 February at 5.00pm
Due to the high number of entries, we have had to make some minor changes to the session structure in order that as many of your clubs’ swimmers as possible can participate.
- There are now 5 sessions in total – 1 Friday evening, 2 Saturday and 2 Sunday
- Female 200 F/C has moved to Sunday afternoon in place of Female 200 F/Y which has moved to Saturday afternoon
- Male 50 Br/S has moved to Saturday morning
- Female 50 Br/s has moved to the start of Saturday afternoon.
Please review new session format and times in attached updated Gala Pack.
Find below the schedule of warm ups by club for both Saturday and Sunday morning. Please attend correct session to avoid over crowding. Note: coaches or team managers must supervise all warm-ups
Limerick Swimming Club
The Sundays Well Masters will take place on Saturday, February 9th. This year there are some major changes! New events, online entries and the opportunity to be crowned ‘Champion Swimmer’. The Champion Swimmer will be awarded to the person who has the fastest time by adding the times of the 4 50 meter events. This will be awarded in each age group. Details above.