Virtual Swim League 2021

Swim Ireland Masters Committee are delighted to announce a virtual swim league, open to all competitive Swim Ireland members over 18 years of age.  Swimmers will have an opportunity to compete in a different stroke each month, with a final possibility to improve on a previous time or swim a new event (any stroke) in June, with our Last Chance Saloon!

Each month will feature a different stroke:

  1. January – Freestyle (50m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m)
  2. February – Backstroke (50m, 100m, 200m)
  3. March – Breaststroke (50m, 100m, 200m)
  4. April – Butterfly (50m, 100m, 200m)
  5. May – Individual Medley (100m, 200m, 400m)
  6. June – Last Chance Saloon (all strokes)

Age Groups:

18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-99, 100+

To enter:

Complete the online submission form for each month

  1. January closing date 10th February, results and rankings published on 20th February
  2. February – closing date 10th March, results and rankings published on 20th March
  3. March – closing date 10th April, results and rankings published on 20th April
  4. April – closing date 10th May, results and rankings published on 20th May
  5. May – closing date 10th June, results and rankings published on 20th June
  6. June – closing date 10th July, results and rankings published on 20th July

Club League

The top 10 swimmers per age group will receive points for their club.  The top ranked club at the end of the Swim League will receive “Virtual Swim League 2021” Club Trophy

Decathlon Award

Swimmers intending to enter the 2021 Decathlon Award can use times from the Virtual Swim League 2021

Rules and Conditions

  • FINA rules apply for all events
  • Swimmers must have a Swim Ireland competitive membership
  • Records cannot be claimed using times from the Virtual Swim League
  • All times need to be recorded by stopwatch or electronic timing if available
  • Long Course times should be converted to Short Course Meters using the Swim Swam time converter.  (Events can be swum in SCM, LCM) https://swimswam.com/swimming-times-conversion-tool/
  • Swimmers will be ranked by age group
  • Entries must be submitted online and close on 10th of each month