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More Medals for Asgard Swimming Club

Another successful gala for Asgard Swimming Club.  Last weekends Leinster Gala in the National Aquatic Center saw a hoard of Medals taken home and new Personal Best’s (PB’s) obtained.

Well done to all our swimmers and a big thank you to John Kealy for giving up his time to support, encourage and motivate our swimmers. Thanks also to the parents for ensuring your children were on time and kitted out.

List of Medal Winners

  • Katherine Barron – Gold 50m Freestyle
  • Hazel Bentley – Gold 50m Backstroke
  • Keith Bentley – Gold 50m Buttery Fly & 100m Breast
  • Rachel Bentley – Silver 50m Breaststroke
  • Nicole Devitt – Bronze 50m Backstroke
  • Euan Keighley –  Gold 100m IM, 100m Breaststroke & 50M Breaststroke
  • Thomas Keogh – Gold 100m Freestyle & Bronze 100m Butterfly
  • Patrick Keogh – Gold 50m Breaststroke
  • Emma Kristiansen – Gold 100m Backstroke & 100m Freestyle
  • Jake Rushe –  Gold 50m Breaststroke, Silver 50m Backstroke & Silver 50m Butterfly
  • Cara Ryan – Silver 100m Freestyle
  • Tori Ryan – Gold 50 Breaststroke

(Note: If we are missing names of medal winners please notify us by email so we can update our records. Photos of medal winners can also be forwarded)

Well done also the Ellen Keaney who obtained a National Division 1 time in the 100m Fly in a time of 1:21:38.

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Update to Club Policies

rules-of-social-mediaAfter recently attending a Swim-Ireland Anti-Bullying Workshop it was felt that some changes to our Club Rules & Guidelines & Anti-Bullying Policy were required. These changes have now been made and ratified by our management committee.

We are now asking you to review both documents and make yourself and your children aware of these changes. All updated documents can be found @

Please pay particular attention to the section titled:


A Winning Start to the 2014/15 Season for Asgard Swimming Club

Another great start by Asgard Swimming Club.  After the long summer break two galas down and already a multitude of medals won.

In our two most recent Galas entered (Cormorant Minnows & the Wexford Festival Gala) our swimmers brought home a total of 12 Gold’s, 16 Silvers and 10 bronze medals.  Well done to all. Your hard work and determination is reaping the rewards once again. A full listing of our medal winners can be seen here.

Congratulations to Ellen Keaney, Keith Bentley, Rachel Bentley, Lucy Bracken, Elise Davidson, Aoibheann Ivory, Thomas Keogh, Patrick Keogh, Conor McInerney, Jake Rushe, Cara Ryan, Louise Slingerland and Dara Tunstra. Lots of Personal Bests (PB’s) were achieved over the two gala events which is also great to see.

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