These Galas are a step up again from Ulster Open Meets and include competitions such as Irish SC Championships, Irish Age Group & Youth Championships and Irish National Championships. Swimmers compete either within their age group, or at a senior level against others from anywhere in Ireland (and often further afield) in a bid to become Irish Champion!

2016-17 Season  


All the details of the National competition can be found in the SI Club  Handbook on the SI website. Please follow this link:

Dates are as follows:

Short Course Season:

  • Irish SC Championships 2nd-4th Dec 2016 Lisburn
  • Ulster SC Championships 16th-18th Dec 2016 Bangor

Long Course Season:

  • SU Dave McCullagh International  3rd-5th Feb 2017 Bangor
  • Irish  Nationals 6th-9th April 2017 – NAC Dublin

Age Group Competitions:

  • Irish Division 2  29th June – 2nd July – Limerick. Short Course
  • Irish Open Age Group Championships (aka as Div 1) 19th-23rd July – NAC Dublin. Long Course


Please follow the link to the SI website: