Kingdom Swimming Club
Affiliated to Swim Ireland
Founded in 1983 

Tralee Regional Sports & Leisure Centre, Oakpark, Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland

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September 2014
   Senior Squad Team Meeting
   Thursday 18/9/14
October 2014
   AGM – Monday 13/10/14
Swim Ireland Newsletter
   September 2014
   January 2013
Club Gear
   View Catalogue
   How to order
Health and Diet
Qualification Times 2013
   Championships and
   Summer open
   Division 2 SC
   2013 National Meet
Deck Duty
   Senior Squad
   Junior A Squad
   Junior B Squad
   Developement Squad
Recent Gala Results
   Mallow Inv 27/10/13
   Munster SC UL 2&3/11/13
   Grade C SWSC 10/11/13 Ind
   Grade C SWSC 10/11/13 Rel
   Mallow Grade B 23/11/13
   Kingdom Open 30/11/13
   Senior Schools 15/12/13
   Minor Schools 15/12/13
   Club Gala 4/01/14
   Tralee Grade C 11/1/14
   Grade B UL 25/1/14
   GerryRyan gala 1/2/14
   Grade C Askeaton 23/2/14
   Douglas Grade A 9/3/14
   Munster LC 23/3/14
   NMC Askeaton 29/3/14
   Kingdom Masters 2014
   Grade B UL 26/4/14
   Mallow Grade C 10/5/14
   Munster Age Groups 18/5/14
   Tralee B 24/5/14 Individual
   Tralee B 24/5/14 Relay
   Last Chance Gala 31/5/2014
   Div 2 June 2014 Individual
   Div 2 June 2014 Relay
   Div 1 July 2014
   2012 – 2013 results


Club AGM 2014
Monday 13th October
Fels Point Hotel at 8.00 PM

If you are interested in any of the positions available on the committee, or on the Complaints and Disciplinary Committee, please email Maureen your intent to put your name forward, which committee you would like to apply for and the name of the person nominating you and a seconder by the 30th September.

We really hope you can all make this year's AGM. As parents of swimmers in the swimming club, it is a great opportunity for you to find out how the last year went and what we have to look forward to in this coming year.


Welcome back to the 2014/2015 season of swimming

The following are dates for the squads starting back:


Monday 1st September - 5.45 - 7.00
Wednesday 3rd September - 5.45 - 7.00
Friday 5th September - 5.45 - 7.00

Short DECK DUTY Roster for senior squad

JUNIOR A:       Same training times as last year
Tuesday 9th September
Thursday 11th September
(you will be advised after this when your next session is so it is very important that you attend these sessions.)

Friday 12th September 6.45 - 7.45
Friday 19th September 6.45 - 7.45
(you will be advised after this, when your next session is, so it is very important that you attend these sessions.)

DEVELOPMENT:       Same training times as last year
Tuesday 16th September / Thursday 18th September
Saturday 20th September.


Membership Application Forms
Membership application forms will be handed out to each swimmer. The forms should be fully completed and returned either to Maureen or your coach as soon as possible. Swim Ireland need this information before they can send out your membership card.
**Swimmers wishing to receive emails from the club should add their personal email address to the email section of the Membership appllication form.**

‘Code of Conduct’ and ‘Declaration for the use of Cameras’ will need to be read and signed and handed back with the Membership application form


Open Water Swim in aid of RNLI
The open water swim held last saturday 6th September was very successful and managed to raise €400 for the RNLI.
Many thanks to all the swimmers who took part. A big thank you to John Edwards and his family for organising the whole event.


DIVISION 1 – 16th July – 20th July 2014 NAC
Well done to all our swimmers who did themselves and the club proud at Ireland's Number 1 gala.

A big thank you to Ger who gave up so much time to get our swimmers in such good shape.

Thanks to all parents who did duty for the club during the gala. Without your help our swimmers could not compete.


Swim Ireland
Swim Ireland Newsletter March/April 2014

"My Magic Sports Kit" Video
(Courtesy of The Child Protection in Sport Unit of the NSPCC)


Placement in Junior B Squad
Please note that as and from 16/02/2014 achieving Grade B times does not ensure a place in the Junior B Squad.
Other important criteria include:
Girls must be capable of repeating 100s FC in training on 2.05.
Boys must be able to repeat 100s FC on 2.00
There must be places available in the Junior B Squad.
Swimmers must be capable of completing sessions given to the squad.
All strokes will be taken into consideration.
Attendance at Galas and sessions.
Attitude and behaviour at training sessions.


Swimmer Safety

Tralee Sports Centre is a public facility and hence Kingdom Swimming Club have no control over who enters the changing rooms at any time. We would STRONGLY urge parents/guardians to supervise changing rooms while their children are using them. Sanctions now apply to swimmers found in this area. Details here



Read copy of new amended constitution


Kingdom Swimming Club