Hi Folks! Its that time of year again where entries are now open for the Celtic Masters gala.
The event will take place on Sunday the 19th of November at the usual venue of the National Aquatic Centre. Again this year, it is a short course gala and more information is avaiable at https://irishmastersswimming.ie/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/Celtic-Masters-gala-entry-form-2023-1.docx
To go directly to individual entries, please take your browser to this link: http://ceall.com/gala-app/gala.php?gala=6
The 2022 LEN results have now been published
The masters committee are announcing the annual relay gala in the National’s downtime. The gala will take place during the break between the morning and afternoon session of the Nationals on Saturday, April the 1st (Exact times to be confirmed) at the National Aquatic Centre.
The events are (Long Course):
4 x 100m Freestyle
4 x 100m Medley
4 x 200m Freestyle (2 heats)
4 x 50m Freestyle (1 heat with preference for older teams)
Teams intending to participate should send their relay team members, team seed time and ages / age group to mastersrecorder[at]swimireland.ie and there is no fee.
Teams who enter without furnishing the names of all the team members, will go on the results anonymously as they wont be edited on the day. This may affect any intended record claims or top ten submissions.
The deadline for entrance will be Wednesday 28th March.
The Fina Top Ten lists have been published for last year with quite a few Irish names in the listings….
The Japanese Swimming Federation have asked me to share the following link, if you are inclined to compete in this year’s World Championships
Sundays Well Gala is taking place in the Gus Healy pool in Cork on Feb 19th next.
You can enter the individual events online here …
I am putting together the submissions to the FINA / LEN top ten lists for 2022. I have collated this list as a basis, based on Irish records for the year. If you have a performance you would like included, please email the details to firstname.lastname@example.org
Happy Christmas from the Masters Committee.