Entries by aquasprint

Newry take on Cookstown in home gala

Club Name: Cookstown Gala Date: 21st Jan 2017 Gala Venue: Newry Cookstown received a very warm welcome from Newry, it was a friendly but competitive gala right up to the end. Our new team Captains, Aisling Cush and Frank Russell had outstanding swims, Aisling winning all 4 races and Frank winning 2. Well done to […]

ARDS WIN AWAY AGAINST COLERAINE

Ards got of the mark against Coleraine on Saturday 7th January, the atmosphere was great and the swimmers very excited in Coleraine Leisure centre on Saturday evening, with both clubs starting their 2017 campaign. Lots of great swims were recorded during the meet, with many of the younger children competing for the first time in […]

COB TAKE VICTORY OVER MID ULSTER

Club Name: Mid Ulster Gala Date: 07.01.17 Gala Venue: Andersonstown Belfast –COB With 14 new swimmers this year, getting the medley relay sorted is always a challenge. The Mid Ulster swimmers tried hard but unfortunately CoB won 3 out of the 4 relays. In Backcrawl despite Mid Ulster achieving 14 PB’s – CoB were still […]

PORTADOWN BEAT SLIABH BEAGH IN FIRST GALA OF THE NEW YEAR

Club Name: Portadown ASC Gala Date: 8 January 2017 Gala Venue: Monaghan Leisure Centre Portadown travelled to Monaghan on Saturday 8 January for their second aquasprint gala of the season. Still recovering from their Christmas Break, Portadown swimmers were feeling a little anxious as training had only started back the previous Wednesday. Portadown were made […]

Banbridge swim to victory against Bangor

Banbridge welcomed Bangor club last Saturday for the first gala of the league for both clubs. It turned out to be a most exciting and trilling gala with a number of very close finishes. Bangor got off to a great start winning three of the Medley Relays and were in the lead until the Freestyle […]

FOREST FEAST GETS BACK INTO THE SWIM OF THING WITH AQUASPRINT SPONSORSHI

~ Forest Feast launches its sponsorship of the AquaSprint Junior Swimming League with help from Paralympian, Bethany Firth ~ 26th October, 2016 – Forest Feast, the multi-award winning premium fruit and nut snack company, and Swim Ulster today announced that Forest Feast will continue to sponsor the AquaSprint Junior Swimming League for the seventh consecutive […]

Aquasprint 2015/2016 Report – Newry & Mourne

This year saw a great season for our Aquasprint team. We were placed in Division 3 with Portadown, Ballymena, Ballymoney, Lecale & Lurgan. We swam 5 galas, 2 home and 3 away. Of those galas, we controversially drew with Ballymena, while winning to the other 4 clubs. As the table stands we go into the […]