Trials – Thursday 4th August – 7.30pm – Ballyfermot

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Viking Swimming Club will hold trials for new Members on Thursday 4th August, at 7.30pm, at Ballyfermot Sports and Fitness Centre.

Trials will be for Minnows and Swimming Club.  If you are interested in attending please contact the following  and

“Minnows” is a teaching class that will help to improve and develop swimmers from 8 years of age, who are currently swimming lengths.  Swimmers should have an understanding of the 4 swimming strokes, Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke and Butterfly.  Our Minnows class takes place on Tuesday evenings in Stewarts Sports Centre.

Some swimmers may be offered Swimming Club membership.  Our Junior Squad training takes place on Thursday evenings and Saturday evenings in Ballyfermot.

We look forward to seeing you on the 4th August in Ballyfermot.


Training Friday Morning 1st July

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Training will take place tomorrow morning as normal

Due to a number of parents being away at Division 2 in Limerick, we may need a volunteer to cover Pool Bank duty for this session, can all parents please check that there is a parent on duty, and if not please volunteer to cover.


ALL SQUADS End of Term Arrangements – Thursdays in July

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We are fast approaching the end of term, and would like to advise the following arrangements.

Minnows Squad – End of Term is Tuesday, 28th June.

Junior Squad – End of Term is Saturday 2nd July.  As the National Div 2 Gala is taking place in Limerick on this weekend, the Junior Squad will swim with the Senior Squad on Saturday morning, starting 7.15am.

Senior Squad – End of Term is Saturday 2nd July.

We have an arrangement with Ballyfermot to keep our Thursday evening session for the month of July, from 7.30pm to 9.00pm.

Minnows and Junior Squad Lanes 1-3 swimmers who would like to continue to swim in July are welcome to attend between 7.30-8.15pm.

Junior Squad Lanes 4-6 and Senior Squad are welcome to attend between 8.15-9.00pm.


Wexford Gala Coach Sponsorship


We would like to extend a big Thank You to William Tallon and family, who very kindly sponsored the coach trip to the Wexford Gala.  Much appreciated, we are very grateful for your support.

Irish Age Groups Division 2 – UL Limerick 30th June – 3rd July


The Irish Age Groups Division 2 Gala will take place in UL, Limerick from 30th June to 3rd July 2016.

Entries for this gala must be submitted by Sunday 5th June.

Gala details are attached below, please check with you coaches if you have any questions.