Swim Ireland Newsletter #10 2017

Cork Rebel Swim – Early Bird Reminder

The inaugural Cork Rebel Swim will take place on Sunday 3rd December in a number of Swimming venues throughout Cork. Participants will have the option of choosing from a 500m or 1km timed swim as part of the event.

In addition to their event entry, participants will also receive a FREE Cork Rebel Swim T-SHIRT, as well as a Swim Ireland SWIMMING HAT & DRAWSTRING BAG.

The events are being coordinated by Cork Sports Partnership and a number of Cork Swimming Pools to promote Swimming as a Physical Activity for all.

The Cork Rebel Swim is supported by KBC BANK Bright IdeasSwim IrelandSport IrelandCork City Council and Cork County Council and is open to swimmers of all fitness levels.

The aim of the Cork Rebel Swim is to encourage communities and people of all abilities to get physically active through swimming.

For more information on the Cork Rebel Swim see www.corkrebelswim.ie


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Cork Rebel Swim Venues

Cork Sports Partnership is delighted to announce that the Cork Rebel Swim will be held in the following great locations across Cork City and County on December 3rd 2017:

Special EARLY BIRD Offer Reminder

The EARLY BIRD price for this year’s Cork Rebel Swim is €10 and includes the following:

All EARLY BIRD Entries will also receive:
– Cork Rebel Swim T-Shirt (Click here >>> for a sneak peak)
– Swim Ireland Swimming Hat
– Swim Ireland Draw String Bag
– Entry to a draw for a 3 month membership in LeisureWorld (T’s & C’s Apply).

EARLY BIRD OFFER is available until midnight on Tuesday 14th November.


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Cork Rebel Swim Goodie Bag 2017

Cork Rebel Swim Goodie Bag 2017

New Munster Record

Congratulations to Neddie Irwin who broke a 20 year-old 14 & under Munster record for the 1500 free at the 2017 Munster SC Gala this weekend. Neddie set the new record in a time of 17:05.15.

Congratulations Neddie!


SWSC Committee

New Club Record

Congratulations to Luke O’ Sullivan who set a new club record in the 400 free at the 2017 Munster SC in a time of 04:18.34.

Well done Luke!


SWSC Committee

Reminder: Munster SC Championships

The warm-up for the Munster SC Championships will take place at 09:00 on both Saturday and Sunday.


Click here for order of events.


SWSC Committee

Munster SC Championships

Munster have assigned 9 slots to SWSC and these are all on Sunday PM to allow teams to travel home. I have matched officials to swimmers competing on Sunday pm.


Officials are all follows

  1. Luke O’Sullivan
  2. Ronan McCarthy
  3. Abby Lynch
  4. Grace Lynch
  5. Illan Wall
  6. Niamh Connolly
  7. Beth Nolan
  8. James Ryan
  9. Frank Toebes



Team Managers

Sat AM: Annemarie O’Keeffe

Emma Coleman

Sat PM: Nora/Eddie Irwin


Sun AM: Maria O’Riordan

Ann Wolfe

Sun PM: Iryna Semchiy

Noelle Cassidy


SWSC Committee