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PASC Swimmers progress to PTL Finals

Well done to the following 15 PASC swimmers who have qualified for the PTL Finals: Alisia, CJ, Daniel McD, Darragh, Dmitry, Ella F, Emma R, Jasmine, Jodi, Joshua, Lauren, Max, Megan, Ryan F & Ross. Please let us know if you can’t make as places will be re-allocated. Congratulations!

Easter Qualifying Gala

Well done to all 11 PASC swimmers: Alex, Anna, Daniel, Dmitry, Ellen, Hannah, Jessica, Lillie-Mae, Max, Megan and Ross who competed in last weekend’s gala at Bangor.  Once again, our swimmers achieved personal bests with 19 top 6 places including 3 gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze medals. Congratulations!

Water polo fun for PASC

Great to see Darragh, Eóin & Leon at the U13 Skills Camp & Match on Friday night in the Grove Leisure Centre, Belfast. Our players are really coming on.  If you are interested, then come along to training on Saturday morning 9-10 am.  The U9 skills camp & match will be on Friday 22nd March…

PTL Heats (South Region) hosted by PASC

PTL Heats (South Region): For the second consecutive Saturday, PASC hosted a gala. It was the 1st time for PASC to host the PTL heats when we welcomed clubs from the Southern Region of Ulster to Cascades. Such great team spirit between all clubs,  Well done to all swimmers who competed – swimmers who qualified…

Swim Ulster Development Gala – well done PASC

Some of our swimmers who competed in Saturday’s PTL heats made it a quick turnaround to join other PASC swimmers on Sunday for the 3rd Development Gala of the season in Newry.  Once again, PASC shined with lots of PBs.  Podium places went to Eimear, Ella, Jasmine, Joshua, Lucy & Martin.  Lucy waited to the…

PASC medal success at Ulster Schools Swimming

PASC senior swimmers took part in the Ulster Grammar Schools Swimming Championships afternoon session at Larne Swimming Pool on Saturday. All events that #wearepasc swimmers took part in were 50m short course format. All four made the finals and picked up some medals. Anna. Silver in Free. Megan. Gold in Breast and Fly. Lauren. Silver Breast and Back.  Daniel. Silver in Back…

Daniel & Lillie-Mae at Dave McCullagh International Meet

What a great weekend for our Club. After our fantastic achievement yesterday action continued in the water this morning with Daniel and Lillie – May competing in the Dave McCullagh International at Bangor. 1 PB for each of them over the weekend following 3 swims and a very busy schedule yesterday. Well done guys !

PASC 2019 Armagh Champions

Well done to PASC on winning the Armagh Cup at the 2019 Armagh Championships.  It was a poignant and proud day being the last time are club will host the gala at Cascades, with the new pool opening in 2020.  Thanks a million to all the parents who volunteered.  There was a true sense of…

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!