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Double header for 13 PASC Swimmers

A total of 13 swimmers from PASC competed in the Templemore Minor Gala on Sunday despite attending the demanding PTL gala the previous evening.Notwithstanding this the swimmers gave an outstanding performance with numerous medal positions, PB’s and even some Div 2 Qualifying times. The swimmers attending (in the pic) were Alex, Alisia, Anna, Annie, sisters Emily…

PASC enjoy water polo

Well done to our 10 PASC players who took part in the match at Newry & Mourne last Sat 😊 Skills Camps coming – for more details refer to the newsletter.  

Irish Minor Schools – Well done PASC

Well done to all 13 PASC swimmers who qualified for the Irish Minors Gala held at the National Aquatic Centre on Sunday. This was a great experience for our junior swimmers. Well done Alisha, CJ, Colm, Daniel, Eimear, Ella, Emily, Jodie, Hannah, Jessica, Lucy, Ross and Ruby! Lots of PBs, 6 final places and a…

Safeguarding Courses – new members and existing members renewals

There should be at least 1 parent from each PASC family who has an up to date Safeguarding (a.k.a. Child Protection) certification. Swim Ulster are running a few courses locally in the coming days/weeks. Newry: Sunday, 03 February 2019 @ 9.30-12.30 (Infinity Swim School, Camlough) Belfast: Wednesday, 06 February 2019 @ 18:30 – 21:30 (Clayton Hotel, Ormeau…

Bangor Open Meet Update

9 PASC swimmers competed at the Bangor Open Winter Festival and over 36 events, they achieved 9 podium places.  Max picked up 3rd in the 400m Free, Alisia, 2nd in 100m fly, Lillie-Mae 1st in 50m fly, 2nd 50m Back, 1st 100m fly, Daniel 2nd 50m Back, 3rd 200m back, Jessica 2nd 50m fly and…

Aquasprint Update

Well done to our junior swimmers to took part in the first Forest Feast Aquasprint Gala of the season with many attending their first gala. PASC met a strong Lurgan and results were close in the end LASC 219 V PASC 181.  Keep training, lots of more galas coming up.  Thanks to Lurgan for hosting…

Big Splash at Swim Ulster Development Gala for PASC

15 PASC swimmers competed in 40 events at the 2nd Swim Ulster Development Gala of the season. Between them they achieved many PBs and qualifying times in addition to 19 podium places: 3 Gold, 10 Silver and 6 Bronze Medals. Hard work pays off! Excellent swimming!

Great start at Newry Open Meet

Well done to all the PASC swimmers who shaked off the selection boxes, got back to training this week to prepare for today’s Newry Open Meet. It paid off with some great personal bests on display!

PASC jump into Christmas Celebration

Our 100 swimmers had a fantastic time at Air-tastic on Saturday – visit the club Facebook page to see the photos!  Many thanks to Petra for organising such a fun Christmas event.

PASC Swimmers progressing to Irish Short Course Championships

Daniel and Lillie – Mae on Saturday morning session at the Irish National Short Course finals just before they both headed off and swam 1.5 sec PBs in the 100 Butterfly. Well done guys hard work = great results. Fantastic to be hitting these times so early in the season and to have 3 swimmers…

PASC getting into the flow of mini water polo

Well done to our team who competed in Friday’s mini water polo event in Belfast.  Great skills in action – please visit the club Facebook page for photos.  Thanks to Ian for leading this initiative and to Conor for supporting the tournament.  Skills Camp coming up on  27th Dec for swimmers born 2003-2006, more details…

Double header for PASC Swimmers

8 swimmers along with Coaches Conor & Ian hadn’t long left the PTL Gala at Dungannon Leisure Centre on Saturday night to make an early start east to the Ards Junior Christmas Gala.  It’s the last Christmas Gala at the pool as they look forward to their shiny new pool in 2019.  7 swimmers were…

PASC shine at PTL Gala

Our PTL team were AWAY to Dungannon on Sat for the 4th gala of the league.  Great team effort by everyone, many of the events were very close! Thanks to our hosts Dungannon, great atmosphere! Results: Dungannon 542 V PASC 602. A special thanks to the following parents who volunteered at Dungannon on Saturday night: Timekeeping…

PTL & Forest Feast Aquasprint Galas 2018-2019

Be sure to check the gala list on the Wed night before the gala to confirm your attendance. We try to give everyone a swim throughout the season, so if you can’t make it just let us know and we’ll give someone else the opportunity to represent PASC. Home Galas Catering for 2018-2019 Boys: Bring…

Tenerife Training Camp for Lillie-May

Best wishes to Lillie-May who was selected to join Ulster Schools’ Swimming Training Camp in Tenerife during mid-term.