Swim Ireland

Ireland Putting An Increased Focus On Relays In The Lead-Up To 2020

Swim Ireland will be putting an increased focus on relays as they hope to field their first ever Olympic relay in 2020.


Swim Ireland Maintains Funding, But Women In Sport Program Decreases

Sport Ireland revealed its investment package for the National Governing Bodies for Sport and High Performance Programs for the year 2018.

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2017 Swammy Award, National Development: Ireland

To see all of our 2017 Swammy Awards presented by TYR, click here.  2017 National Development Award: Ireland In 2016,…


Swim Ireland Breaks 100×50 Mixed Relay World Record for Charity

Irish National Team-ers, record holders, and volunteers teamed up to break the 100×50 mixed free relay world record.

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Irish National Teamers Attempting 100×50 World Record

As part of the upcoming European Week of Sport, Irish National Team members are attempting to break the 100x50m free world record. 


Jon Rudd Leaves Plymouth for Ireland Performance Director Role

Jon Rudd with Ruta Meilutyte (left) and Moniek Nijhuis (right) has left Plymouth for the greener shores of Ireland.


Ireland Sending Three Swimmers to Compete in Rio

Swim Ireland has announced that they will be sending Fiona Doyle, Shane Ryan and Nicholas Quinn to represent the nation at the Olympics in Rio…

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Swim Ireland to Launch New High Performance Strategy After Rio

At the conclusion of the 2016 Olympics Swim Ireland will be going through some major restructuring at its highest level…


Swim Ireland Partners with Gourmet Fuel

Swim Ireland are delighted to announce Gourmet Fuel as the Official Nutrition Partner of Swim Ireland and the Rio 2016 Focus Squad. In a sport that rests on a difference of milliseconds, nothing can be left to chance.

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Fiona Doyle Wins Second-Straight Irish Swimmer of the Year Award

Canadian-based swimmer Fiona Doyle, who was 7th at the 2014 European Championships in the 50 breaststroke, was named Swim Ireland’s High Performance Athlete of the Year for the 2nd-straight season.

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Danish Internationals, American NCSA All-Star Team to Race at Irish Open Beginning Thursday

The Irish Open Swimming Championships will take place in the National Aquatic Centre, Blanchardstown from Thursday 30th April to Sunday…


Swim Ireland Launches “2015 Swim For a Mile Challenge” to Increase Aquatic Participation

The initiative will include free training plans and coaching sessions geared at getting the population more involved in swimming.

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Irish Olympic Hopefuls Compete Against Top Canadians

Twelve members of the Swim Ireland International Youth Squad departed on Sunday July 20th for Winnipeg, Canada, to represent Ireland at the 2014 Canadian Championships.

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Hyland Breaks 200 Butterfly Record At Irish National Championships

Brendan Hyland was the standout performer on the first day of action securing the 200m Butterfly National Title in a new Irish Senior Record time of 1:58.68…

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Meegan, O’Brien break records at Irish short course nationals, 14 total records fall

Andrew Meegan became the first Irishman under 8 minutes in the 800, Shauna O’Brien broke two national records and 12-year-old Antoinette Neamt smashed a junior record in the 1500.

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