Pool Bank Rota Changes


Due to the transition of some swimmers from Junior to Senior squad, the Pool Bank Rotas have been updated, PLEASE CHECK to see if your allocated times have changed.

Under Swim Ireland rules, and for Child Protection purposes, we must have an adult in attendance at ALL training sessions.

JUNIOR SQUAD POOL BANK ROTA 29.01.15 – 26.03.15 – Website

SENIOR SQUAD POOL BANK ROTA 03.02.15 – 14.02.15 – website  (the Senior Rota repeats every fortnight)

For Senior Squad, the parents on duty  must arrive 15mins before the start of the training session, to assist with Pool set-up and to man the  doors for arriving swimmers.  If for any reason you are unable to attend, you MUST arrange cover with another parent.

Club Trials Sat 31st January 5.45pm

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Viking Swimming Club will hold trials for NEW MEMBERS on Saturday 31st January, 5.45pm.  The trials will be held at Ballyfermot Swimming Pool.

Swimmers must be at least 9 years of age, and be proficient in all 4 competitive strokes, as well as diving.  The competitive strokes are Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke and Butterfly.   Swimmers will be assessed on the day, and the coaches will advise them if they will be invited to join immediately , or if they need to improve in some areas before being offered membership.  Those invited to join immediately will be given the relevant forms and details, and advised when to attend training.

For further information, please have a browse around the website to get a flavour of what our Club is about, when training takes place, and lots more useful things to know about us.

Anyone wishing to attend trials should mail our Membership Secretary,   beshannon@hotmail.com , or call/text Paul at 087 6233214.

We look forward to seeing you!

Sunday Training Confirmed, starts 4th January 2015


We now have confirmation that Sunday training in Ballyfermot will go ahead as planned, the dates have added to the Calendar, and are displayed in the Upcoming Events sidebar on the website homepage.

Training will take place from 4.00 – 5.30pm.

All Seniors are expected to attend Sunday training, Juniors will be by invitation.

Junior Squad – Equipment required by all Squad



The coaches have requested that ALL Junior Squad Swimmers ensure that they have the following equipment for training

Normal Short Fins



All of the above are available from Swimkit in the NAC, and other local stockists.  If you do not have this equipment please arrange to have it as soon as possible.

If you have any questions, please speak to a Committee Member or one of the Coaches for advice.

Gala Schedule 2014 – 2015


As discussed at the meeting on Saturday morning, the Gala Schedule is available by clicking on the link below.

Swimmers are expected to participate in Gala’s as indicated on the schedule. Please make a note of the dates so that you can plan ahead.

Gala Schedule 2014/15