Sligo Invitational Gala
Report on Sligo Invitational Gala
Athlone/Claremorris Combined Galas
The Athlone /Claremorris Level 3 Gala (Div 2 Qualifier) was held over two weekends.
Athlone hosted the first half of the meet over the weekend of 10th and 11th March.
Claremorris hosted on the 18th March. This format was adopted to satisfy the need
for a three day meet which was done by agreement between the two clubs.
The Claremorris team had many great swims over the two weekends.
The Claremorris athletes achieved 8 Gold, 9 Silver, 16 Bronze and 13 Div. 2 times.
Harry Smyth 50 butterfly. Niamh Kilgallen 50 free. Zara Loftus 200 B/fly.
Dearbhla Horkan 100 Back Megan Kilgallen 100 Bk. Niall Kelly 200 free.
Girls Relay Team: Megan Kilgallen,Lauren Freyne, Zara Loftus, Orla Flanagan.
Boys Relay Team: Niall Kelly, Ethan Breslin, Cian Breslin, Jayke Morris.
Sorcha Traynor 200 Fly. Lisa Henry 200 fly, 1500 free Dearbhla Horkan 200 im.
Eoin Treanor 100 fly. Cian Breslin 200 free. Zara Loftus 50 Fly.
Daragh Joyce 200 Bk, 50 Bk.
Adam Mc Namara 100 Bk. Harry Smyth 50 free. Sorcha Treanor 50 fly.
Lisa Henry 100 Bk, 200 free. Darragh Joyce 100 Bk. Niall Kelly 100 Bk.
Ethan Breslin 200 im. Dearbhla Horkan 100 Fly,100 Breast, 200 Br.
Lauren Freyne 100 Br. Cian Breslin 200 Bk, 50 Fly, 400 im.
Zara Loftus 50 Free.
Div 2 Qualifying Times
William Staunton: 800 Free,200 im,100 Br.
Lisa Henry: 1500 Free,100 Bk,200 Fly, 200 Free.
Dearbhla Horkan: 200 im, 200 Br. Cathy Heaney: 200 Br.
Lauren Freyne: 200 Br, 200 Bk. Cian Breslin: 400 im
Zara Loftus: 200 Br. 100 Fly. Darragh Joyce: 200 Bk.
Millie Pilcher: 200 Bk. Sorcha Treanor: 100 fly.
There were many great swims including the two relay swims for which Claremorris won gold.
Thanks to everyone who helped make these two galas such a success.
Padraic Kilgallen, Dave Delaney