Please see attached details for the ESB Gala taking place on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th November.
Entries must be received by Saturday 1st November, on Gala Entry envelopes. Consideration times in the attached document.
Junior and Senior squad members who qualify are expected to enter.
ESB SC Gala Invitation 2014
Due to the large number of swimmers at Sundays gala, all Clubs have been allocated times for the morning warm-up.
Morning Session: Vikings will be warming up from 8.00am until 8.25am. Sprint lanes will open at 9.00am until 9.25am. Competitions starts at 9.30am.
Afternoon Session: Warm up starts at 14.30. Competition starts at 15.30.
All swimmers must warm up before competing, please ensure to arrive in plenty of time to change and get to the pool on time.
The following have been rostered to cover Officials duties.
Paul Collins and Janet Neville-Thomas 9.00 to 11.00
Tim Crowley and Paul Smyth 11.00 to 12.30
Orla McCourt and Annemarie Tallon 15.30 to 17.00
Attracta Diffley and Edel Mason 17.00 to 18.30
There will be parking restrictions in place at the Aquatic Centre, with Gala parking in the car parks furthest from the Aquazone. This is to facilitate NAC customers using their other facilities. Car park allocation can be viewed here National Aquatic Centre Traffic Plan.
Dublin City Council Sports & Leisure Centres are hosting a Swim the M50 event in aid of Pieta House on Wednesday 29th October in all their Sports & Leisure Centres.
Swimming is FREE on the day, any donations made will be given to Pieta House.
The Flier for the event can be viewed here
The Entries for the Leinster Graded Gala, taking place on 26th October, National Aquatic Centre, can be viewed here leinster graded october 2014 entries report , and here leinster graded october 2014 entry spreadsheet.
Please check the entries to confirm your chosen events. In case of any discrepancies, please advise Anne Marie as soon as possible.
PARENT, PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A LEINSTER GALA, AND PARENTS WILL BE ROSTERED FOR DUTIES ON THE DAY. WE WILL HAVE TO PROVIDE TIMEKEEPERS, TURNJUDGES OR OTHER OFFICIALS.
A ROSTER WILL BE POSTED ON THE WEBSITE AND E-MAILED TO ALL PARENTS WHO HAVE SWIMMERS ATTENDING THE GALA.
The Leinster Winter Championships will take place in the NAC on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th November.
For details of Events and Gala Schedule please follow this link Leinster_Winter_Championships_2014n
Qualification Times are included in the above. All SENIOR SQUAD swimmers who qualify are expected to take part.
Please note that this meet is organised by Leinster Swimming, we will be required to provide officials during the event. A roster will be prepared in advance and posted on the website.
Entries for the Meet must be received by the Gala Secretary, Annemarie Tallon, by Thursday 23rd October. Please use the Gala Entry envelopes provided for all entries. Gala fees are €7 per event, payable with entries (no cash please!).