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Christmas Schedule 2019

Squad One:
Fundamentals, Skills and Development Squads
Last day: Saturday 7th December 2019 – Sprint Gala (age 9+)
Return: Monday 7th January 2020

Squad Two:
Competitive, Performance and Endurance Squads
All sessions take place in Renmore, unless stated otherwise.

Friday 13th December, 6am to 7:30am in Kilcornan
Saturday 14th December, 1:15 to 3:15pm;
Saturday 14th December, S&C 4 to 5pm in Ballybane
Sunday 15th December, 1:15 to 3:15pm

Monday 16 December, 6 to 8pm
Tuesday 17 December, 6 to 8pm
Wednesday 18 December, 6 to 8pm
Friday 20 December, 6 to 8pm
Saturday 21st December, S&C 8:30 to 9:30am in Ballybane
Sunday 22 December, 10 to 3.30pm in UL by invitation

Monday 23 December, 9:15 to 11:15am
Saturday 28 December, 9:15 to 11:15am
Sunday 29 December, 9:15 to 11:15am

Monday 30 December, 9:15 to 11:15am
Thursday 2 January, 9:15 to 11:15am
Friday 3rd January, 10 to 3pm in UL by invitation
Saturday 4th January, 7am to 9am in Kilcornan
Sunday 5th January, 8:45am to 10:45am in Kilcornan

S&C takes place in 7, Glenrock Business Park, Ballybane Industrial Estate, Galway.

Bluefin SC Awarded Swim Ireland’s “Clubmark”

On 28th September, Bluefin SC received the esteemed Clubmark at the Swim Ireland Awards 2019 in Maynooth, and is now recognised by Swim ireland for offering the highest of club standards.

The accreditation programme focuses on attaining and keeping pace with best practice and leading ideas in monitoring membership, club governance and administration, activities, club development /planning and communication, social and marketing.

While raising our club’s profile, the Clubmark will help increase the number of qualified coaches, improve our retention policy and ensure the provision of a safe and secure environment which incorporates all aspects of the Swim Ireland child welfare programme.

The Clubmark application process was taken on by Maurice Boyle, Christine Watterson and Karen Roland, along with the help of last year’s committee and Head Coach Helen Gunning. Congratulations!