Technical Clinic for Junior Athletes: The Crossover Turn

Junior athletes and coaches are invited to a Technique Theory Webinar with Sarah Fellner. This 30 minute session on Backstroke to Breaststroke Turn will take place on Thursday 15th April 2021 at 7pm, and is open to all athletes in SQ1, SQ2 and SQ3.

Register here…

If you would like to attend, email Christine at bluefin.secretary@gmail.com – who will send you the zoom link

Swim Ireland Return To Water Roadmap

Swim Ireland are looking ahead to a return to training, which is expected to be a phased approach over the next few months. This roadmap is Swim Ireland’s interpretation of Government guidance and is dependent on Government restrictions being eased.

OUTDOOR TRAINING RESUMES:
26th April 2021

Outdoor swimming pools open for club training. Club sessions/Groups (underage athletes only ROI) can train in an outdoor setting in pods up to 15 (including in Open Water) (non-contact training). Athletes can travel to train with their club.

INDOOR TRAINING RESUMES:
MAY 2021 (TBC)

When Government measures allow, indoor training can resume. This is hoped to include the following: Swimming lessons Water Polo team and ball skills Club swimming and diving Athletes can travel to train with their club.
Please note: This roadmap is Swim Ireland’s interpretation of Government guidance and is dependent on Government restrictions being eased. It is for advisory purposes only, and subject to change. Swim Ireland will provide updated guidance as it is available. 

Great Sports Parenting: Managing lockdown and the return to competitive swimming

Great Sports Parenting: Managing lockdown and the return to competitive swimming

Join Gordon MacLelland from Working with Parents in Sport (WWPIS) on Monday 15th March from 18:30 to 20:00

 Where are we now?
• Managing the return to action for our children
• Creating home sweet home
• Working with our children to plan our next success criteria

Working with Parents in Sport (WWPIS) supports organisations, parents and coaches in working together to provide children with the best possible sporting experiences. 

Don’t miss out! We highly recommend all parents of children in sport register for this fantastic and engaging course. Contact Ruth McQuillan at ruth@swimulster.net for your link.

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