St. Mary’s & St. Gerard’s N.S. Swim Team train every Wednesday evening from 6:00p.m.–7:00p.m. in Blackrock College Swimming Pool. The training session is for children who are in First Class to Sixth Class and can swim 25m (1 length) confidently. Training develops technique in the four competitive strokes, starts, turns and general aquatic skills. We have timetrials and timed swims to assess progress and every year we have our annual Distance Challenge and Annual School Gala and the team also compete in the Leinster Schools Galas and the Community Games Wicklow Gala.
If your child is interested in attending the swim trials please email: firstname.lastname@example.org before Wed 15th June 2016.
News and Results
Leinster B Schools Swimming Championships ~ 22 May 2016
Seven swimmers travelled down to the Watershed in Kilkenny to represent St. Mary’s & St. Gerard’s N.S. at the Leinster B Schools Swimming Championships. Our swimmers: Gabrielle Byrne, Ailbhe Gordon, Aimée Gross, Isobel Gross, Ethan Hughes-Naylor, Aisling Lyons and Ciara Redden swam fantastically, achieving 14 P.B.s, Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals. Isobel Gross took 3.91s off her P.B. and claimed Bronze in the 10 year old 50m Breaststroke. Our Under 10 Relay Team of Ailbhe Gordon, Isobel Gross, Ciara Redden and Gabrielle Byrne claimed Gold in the Medley Relay and Silver in the Freestyle Relay.
Well done Team Enniskerry! We are very proud of you!
Gold in Girls 10 & Under 4 X 50m Medley Team Relay
Silver in Girls 10 & Under 4 X 50m Freestyle Team Relay