SLIABH BEAGH ASC
CHRISTMAS 2013 / NEW YEAR 2014 TRAINING SCHEDULE
The period concerned is from the 2/12/13 to 2/1/14.
There will be no changes to AM training due to school from 2/12/13 to 20/12/13 inclusive.
The senior and intermediate squads have the opportunity to get one additional hour training on Thursdays from [...]
Ulster Secondary Schools Championship – 17th & 18th Jan 14 – Ballymena
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CLOSING DATE: 13th December 2013 (Entries are only to be entered through your school, entry forms can be collected at pool)
Leinster Distance Graded Galas – 18-19 Jan 14 – NATIONAL AQUATIC CENTRE, DUBLIN
The Leinster Distance and Graded [...]
Our Famous Five pictured along with Dessie Duffy and Cornelia Connolly
Last Saturday morning when most of their peers were still tucked up in bed five swimmers from the club took part in the last Muckno Triathlon of the season. The event started with a 750m swim followed by a 20k cycle and a 5k [...]
Still enough energy to smile!!
Halloween 50m pool training camp
During the Halloween break the club organised long course training in Magherafelt. We joined up with the Leander club from Belfast for this 3 day camp. Apart from training twice a day for two hours each session, we also had [...]
Eleven Sliabh Beagh swimmers participated in the Leinster Graded Gala at the NAC in Dublin on Sunday October 20th. There were many outstanding swims, many strong swims, and some swims that were a decent start to the competition season. Notably, Colin Gorman’s lucky number was 7, as he took 7 seconds off of his 100 [...]
SWIM LEINSTER DISTANCE GALA:
Report from Coach Dana Sheridan: “Sliabh Beagh swimmers displayed strong swims at the Leinster Distance Gala on Sunday, October 12th 2013 at the National Aquatic Center (NAC) in Dublin. Personal best times were the norm, with some swimmers already achieving Division 2 and Division 1 times. Good technique was clearly seen as [...]
After a two year absence Swim Ireland are re-introducing the Swim Ireland Handbook for Clubs and Coaches. This handbook includes information regarding the important dates on the National and International competition calendar, and the relevant qualification standards for these events.
Clubs’ & Coaches’ National & International Handbook – 9th October 2013
2013/2014 National Aquatic Calendar [...]
SWIM ULSTER DEVELOPMENT GALA
The First Swim Ulster Development gala took place in Dungannon last Sunday. Nine swimmers travelled from the club to compete. The purpose of the development gala is to give the swimmer an opportunity to put into practice what they have learned in training in a competition setting, [...]
The Ulster schools swimming competition took place last Saturday 28th September in Ballymena. As this event took place quite early in the season only a small number of children travelled from the club to compete. Despite the fact that training has only commenced after the summer break three weeks ago, all swimmers achieved [...]