Our Facebook Page is Six Months Young
Our Facebook Page is now six months young. There has been lots of activity. We are now up to 129 likes. Can we get to one for every year of the club - i.e 132 by year end? Click here for our page.
21 members attended the 2012/13 AGM at Sportsco. Many thanks to Mark and Ellen who have stepped down from the committee after many years of great service. We welcome new committee members Roisin Kelly and Michael McInerney. Our new Patron is Gay Maloney and Vice President is Anne-Marie Bourke. Congrats also to the recipients of the Captain's Prizes - Tony Hickey and Mairead Cashman. Shauna Conway was named as Young Swimmer of the Year while Claire O'Dwyer was overall Swimmer of the Year. You can read some of the reports from the night below.
Save the DATE - AGM TUESDAY 12th November
Time 8pm in the boardroom at Sportsco. If you would like to submit a motion for the agenda, please do so by by the previous Thursday 7th by email.
Gala Results October 2013
At the NAC gala our team of ten brought home a haul of 4 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze finishes on Saturday. Barbara Cashin had the biggest haul for the ladies and Andrew Comerford came home with the most men's medals. Ceall may also have a new Leinster record for the 200m f/c. Keep up the great swimming folks.
Talking History with Dublin Swimming Club
On September 29th 2013, Niall O'Sullivan, Dublin Swimming Club President, and Cyril Smyth, Emeritus professor of Trinity College spoke on Newstalk's 'Talking History' show about the rich and important history of Dublin Swimming Club and about the great Liffey Swim. Click here to listen