Irish Long Course Champs


The Irish Open Swimming Championships got off to a great start this morning. Ulster Swimmers making their presence known!!

In the top 10 places in each event, we have (50 brs) Cai Armstrong, Mona McSharry (fastest qualifier) Mia Davison, Molly Curry and Shannon Russell.

In the 200 frs, Jordan had a blistering swim setting a new Irish Senior Record, team mate Jack McMillan. Girls – Rachel Bethel, Bethy Firth, Victoria Catterson and Shannon Russell.
100 Bk saw Conor Ferguson qualifying fastest and also Danielle Hill. Rebecca Reid and Bethy Firth are also in the bk final.

200 Fly – only male from Ulster in the top 10 was Paddy Johnston. Girls; Shannon Russell, Amelia Kane, Julia Knox, Christine McDowell and Ellie McKibbin.

Twins Daniel and Nathan Wiffin and Jack Fleming will be swimming 1500 frs and Victoria Catterson, Rachel Bethel and Zoe Thompson will be swimming the 800 frs.
Relay action 4×100 frs; men’s teams from Bangor and a team from ladies Leander

Well done to everyone!!