Last weekend 24th-26th Feb, our Age Group and Performance Squad swimmers competed at the SU Spring Qualifying Meet at Bangor Aurora. This was the first Long Course competition of the season for some.
Over the weekend there were super swims across the board. Highlights included:
800m on the Friday night – two swimmers Dara and Michael getting their first Division 1 times, and Florence another Irish Open time. Massive pbs from everyone else.
Michael’s 200m fly – an impressive 2.15.85 for his first outing in this event – an Irish Open time
Over 60 long course pbs.
Emma and Florence securing more Irish Open times in 50 breast and 100 free and 800m free and 200IM respectively
Numerous more UAG times – especially in the 100m free.
- Michael 5 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze
- Florence 2 gold, 1 silver 2 bronze
- Alex 2 gold, 3 silver 1 bronze
- Emma 1 gold, 2 silver 1 bronze
- Jericho- 1 silver, 1 bronze
- Eoin 2 bronze
- Michael M 1 bronze
- Fionnuala – 1 bronze
- Theo 1 bronze
Thanks to Swim Ulster and Very well done to everyone on these performances mid a hard training cycle and thank you to our coaches Mark and Dara and to all of our parent volunteers!