Category Archives: International Swimming

McCullagh would be proud as Templeogue Athletes post International Consideration times

International QT’s for TEMPLEOGUE TRIO a fitting reflection at David McCullagh Memorial Last Weekend in Bangor at the Swim Ireland/Swim Ulster David McCullagh Memorial Meet, the TEMPLEOGUE TEAM of 10 delivered an impressive suite of personal bests, racing performances and showed how strongly the club continues to develop as three swimmers posted consideration times for the Summer International meets that

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ASCA 2015 – a missed Opportunity to hear Coaching Legends Banks, Gemmell, Sweetenham on Women’s Distance Freestyle

I wasn’t in Cleveland at ASCA 2015, which was disappointing on a number of levels.  Our present Performance Director in Swim Ireland, Peter Banks’ was inducted to the Hall of Fame, a well deserved recognition for his work with Brooke Bennett’s multiple Olympic performances in distance freestyle events. It must have been an interesting after dinner discussion, given Bill Sweetenham’s

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Scottish EVENT sees WALSHE qualify for WORLD JUNIORS

As the TEAM competed in Limerick this weekend, two of the clubs athletes Ellen Walshe (13) & Niamh Murphy (21) headed to the Scottish National OPEN Championships to prepare further for Summer Competitions. Walshe is already selected for the Irish TEAM travelling to EYOF (in Tbilisi, Georgia) in July with Murphy heading also to the Portugese Nationals after both girls

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