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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Registration for 2014/15 Swim Season

Summer is finally over and now back to normality (with a bang!) Hope you all add a great summer and for those who sat exams we hope they went well for you.

Our swim season begins next week beginning Monday, September 1st and we will be having two registration dates to coincide with this. Hopefully this will suit all. The registration dates are as follows:

1. Monday, September 1st between 6 – 7pm

2. Saturday, September 6th between 9 – 10am

Looking forward to seeing you all back in the pool.

Swim Ireland Swim Clinic with Melanie Nocher

A great morning was had yesterday in the Waterfront Leisure Center & Swimming Pool, Enniscorthy and a huge thanks to Melanie Nocher (2 time Irish Olympian & European Championship bronze medalist winner) & Swim Ireland for giving our children the opportunity to meet and talk with a true professional.

The swim clinic was broken into 2 parts, In the Water and Outside the Water.

In the Water

 Stroke specific skills and drills

 Challenge sets

Starts, Turns and Finish Practise

Fun Relays

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