Category Archives: Galas and Meets

2020 Irish Winter Meet

The 2020 Irish Winter Meet will take place in the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin from Thursday 17th to Sunday 20th December 2020.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, entries to this event will be limited and will be based on consideration times.

Click Here for meet information.

Swimmers expected to attend under Level 2 Restrictions:
Caoilin, Jake, John, Paula, Rian and Robin

Swimmers expected to attend under Level 3 Restrictions:
(Entrants to be a minimum of 16 years of age)
Caoilin, Jake, Paula and Robin

• Confirmation of attendance must be received by closing date.
• Entry fee €10 per event.
• Strictly no late entries.

CLOSING DATE: attendance and events must be confirmed by Monday 23rd November 2020 to Kirsten at bluefin.galasecretary@gmail.com.

Bluefin Club Time Trials: Entries and Payments

Entries for the Bluefin Senior Club Time Trials (SQ3 and SQ4) will be updated on Galaman once entry is submitted. Check entries, click here.

Gala fees (€3 per entry) by this Wednesday 7th October by Easy Payment Plus, click here.

Entries for Bluefin Junior Club Time Trials (SQ1 and SQ2) are due 14th October. For more information, click here.

All queries to Meet Manager, Helen at bluefin.headcoach@gmail.com

Bluefin Junior Club Time Trials

The Bluefin Junior Club Time Trials take place on Sunday 25th October in Kilcornan Pool, Clarinbridge. This meet qualifies swimmers for B-times, A-times and is open to swimmers in SQ1 and SQ2.

Warm Up: 8am to 8:30am
Start: 8:30am to 10:30am

EVENTS:
40BF; 40BK; 40BRS; 40FS
100BF; 100BK; 100BRS; 100FS

FURTHER EVENTS (TBC): 100IM and 200IM 

Swimmers expected to compete:
Aeveen, Aisling, Ania, Claudia, Clodagh, Cuisle, Daniel, Élim, Ellie, Emma B, Emma M, Emma P, Evin, Isabelle M, Isabelle M, Grace, Harrison, Jack, Katie, Killian, Léa, Leah, Lily D, Lily T, Lúc, Mia, Milly, Rian, Ruairi and Siofra.

Cost: €3 per event. Maximum of three events.
Deadline for Entries:  Wednesday 14th October to Coach Karen

Please note, in line with Swim Ireland regulations, tech suits will not be permitted for swimmers aged 13 and under.

Times achieved can be used to qualify for the Regional SC Championships in November 2020 and can be used as entry time for the first Regional Development and/or Regional Qualifying Meet held within the Region in 2021 (subject to any other conditions the region place on entry to the Development/Qualifying Meets). Times recorded will be null and void after this period.

Bluefin Senior Club Time Trials

The Bluefin Senior Club Time Trials take place on Sunday 11th and Sunday 18th October in Kilcornan Pool, Clarinbridge. These times qualify swimmers for B-times, A-times and Regional Championships, and is open to SQ3, SQ4 and SQ5 swimmers

**Event running order will be confirmed after entries are in**

Sunday 11th October

Session 1: Warm Up: 6am to 6:30am; Start: 6:30am to 9am
EVENTS: 200BRS; 100BF; 200FS

Session 2: Warm Up: 7:15pm to 7:45pm; Start: 7:45pm to 9pm
EVENTS: 100BK; 400IM

Sunday 18th October

Session 1: Warm Up: 6am to 6:30am; Start: 6:30am to 9am
EVENTS: 200BK; 100FS; 200BF

Session 2: Warm Up: 7:15pm to 7:45pm; Start: 7:45pm to 9pm
EVENTS: 100BRS; 400FS

EVENTS (TBC):
800FS; 100IM; 200IM; 50FS; 50BRS; 50BK; 50BF

Swimmers expected to compete:
Alex, Amelie, Anthony, Brogan, Caoilin, Diarmuid, Emma, Eoin, Hannah, Isolde, Jake, John, Kieran, Lauren, Luke, Mark, Mathys, Miriam, Nessa, Oisin, Paula, Pola, Rian, Robi, Rory, Ross, Sandra, Sarah, Sorcha and Thomas

Cost: €3 per event:
Deadline for Entries: Saturday 3rd October to Coach Helen

Check your entries here: http://schmidt.nuigalway.ie/galaman/invitations/5571

Please note, in line with Swim Ireland regulations, tech suits will not be permitted for swimmers aged 13 and under.

Times achieved can be used to qualify for the Regional SC Championships in November 2020 and can be used as entry time for the first Regional Development and/or Regional Qualifying Meet held within the Region in 2021 (subject to any other conditions the region place on entry to the Development/Qualifying Meets). Times recorded will be null and void after this period.