Thurles and Portlaoise Invitational gala

Thurles Invitational Gala took place On the first Sunday in December: Well done to all the swimmers: The hard work is paying off.


Of our 10 swimmers, 12 medals were won.

Aiveen O Brien – 1 gold. Laura Purowska 2 silvers and bronze. Maud Dooley McInerney 1 silver.

Adam Ryan 2 Golds and a Silver. Anton Kruglyk Gold and Bronze. Ronan Fitzpatrick Gold. Ryan Gratton Bronze.

Well done to Jorja Gratton, Anna Ryan, Amy Rose Goldswain, Ava Kelly who all had fantastic swims and Pb’s.

Overall 28 pbs. A huge well done to everyone and we are very proud, keep it up for 2019.


Portlaoise Invitational gala

8 swimmers attended and most were competing in their first gala.

Well done Niamh Cleary, Saoirse Ryan, Grainne Griffin, Natalie Griffin, Lauren Duggan, Justin Zilinous, Robert Duggan, Matthew Matieuz.  All achieved Personal bests. Lauren took home three medals and justin won a medal for Fly stroke.