News

Follow all Club News here.

Another Sea Swim Win for Clontarf

Congratulations to Colm Walsh for winning the Templeogue  Sea Swim at Sea point on the 21st June with Brain Nolan coming 4th, another great result for Clontarf. Yesterday on the 20th June at the Eastern Bay Sea Swim at Low Rock Malahide, Sean Nolan came in 7th, another fantastic result. Well done to all the swimmers over the weekend.

Clontarf Win and take home team Prize in Guinness SC Sea Swim

Congratulations to Brian Nolan who won the Guinness Swimming Club Killiney Beach Sea Swim last Saturday 13th June. Clontarf also went home with the team prize, in addition to Brian the team included Colm Walsh, Dario Fernandez, Eoin Devine, Martin Reddington and Ken Turner all finishing in the points. Next race is tomorrow 20th June, Mens Race starts at 1.15pm and the Womens Race starts at 2pm at Low Rock in Malahide. Anyone registered as a Clontarf Player or Swimmer can do the Open Sea Races, come along and try a swim. See links page to go to the Leinster Open Sea website (leinsteropensea.ie) for more information about taking part.

Training Wednesday Nights

Training in Guinness Pool on Wednesday night has stopped for the Summer and will resume in early September 2015.

End of Season 4th July Family Day Out

On Saturday the 4th of July 2015 we will hold our annual end of Season Family day out for all members, The day will start with a Junior Sea Swim followed by a Senior Race, we will meet at 2.30pm sharp at the Mens Shelter along the Bull Wall. After the swim all are welcome back to the Clontarf GAA Club for a barbecue and refreshments. The Juniors will have access to the Astro Pitch at this time. We will also present the U12 Plate League Medals to the Clontarf U12 Celtic Team in addition to the Sea Swim Medals on the day.

Open Sea Swims 2015 Starting on the 6th June

The Waterpolo season has just ended and now the sea swimming season starts. Each year over 30 races are held around Dublin at different venues along the coast. We would like to encourage all players to compete in the Sea Swims this year, Juniors and Seniors. The first race takes place next Saturday the 6th June in Portmarnock, race starts on the beach for the men at 2pm and the ladies race is at  2.45pm. Have a look at the Opens Sea website, www.leinsteropensea.ie for the full calendar. You can go to the open sea website via the links page on our website. Clontarf Swimming Club has two Open Sea races in the calendar on the 25th and 26th of July, your support in these two races is important to the Club.

Sunday Training Guinness Pool

There is no Sunday morning training this Sunday 31st May 2015. Sunday training is now finished for the year and will start back early September. Wednesday night training 9-10 in Guinness will continue until further notice.

Clontarf Win U12 Irish Cup 2015

Clontarf U12 (2003) team were in action today for the Irish U12 Cup which was held in the National Aquatics Center, the team came through the group stages with wins against Kells 5-2 and Balina 12-0, getting through to the Quater Finals against St. Vincents winning this game 7-0. This put us through to the Semi Finals against Corrib, this was an extremely close game with Corrib scoring first and Clontarf responding, then Corrib got another goal and we came from behind again to level the scoring, in the last minute of the game a great move from Clontarf saw us get the winning goal with the game finishing 3-2, Clontarf earning a well deserved place in the Final against Bangor. Clontarf were in fantastic form in the final, scoring first and holding the lead until the final whistle, final score was 19-2. Thanks to all our supporters, what a day, what a team, brilliant result for the Club. Finally and most important thanks to our young and fantastic squad of players, playing 5 matches in one day, great effort. WELL DONE ALL

CLONTARF U12 IRISH CHAMPIONS 2015

Final Round of the U16 Boys and Girls National League NAC 24th May

This Sunday the 24th of May is the Final round of the U16 National League, below is the match schedule for the day. The boys and the girls both have 4 matches to play. Please be at pool 30 Minutes before the first game.

White Blue
1 10:00 BOYS ST VINCENTS CLONTARF
2 10:35 BOYS CORRIB DROGHEDA
3 11:10 GIRLS CLONTARF D.DIAMONDS
4 11:45 BOYS CLONTARF GRADS
5 12:20 BOYS ST VINCENTS DROGHEDA
6 12:55 GIRLS CLONTARF TRIBES B
7 13:30 BOYS CORRIB GRADS
8 14:05 BOYS CLONTARF DROGHEDA
9 14:40 GIRLS TRIBES B D.DIAMONDS
10 15:15 BOYS CORRIB ST VINCENTS
11 15:50 BOYS GRADS DROGHEDA
12 16:25 GIRLS CLONTARF DROGHEDA
13 17:00 BOYS CLONTARF CORRIB
14 17:35 BOYS GRADS ST VINCENTS
15 18:10 GIRLS CLONTARF ST VINCENTS

Irish U12 Cup NAC 23rd May

Clontarf have entered the U12 Cup this Saturday the 23rd May in the NAC. Please come and support or young players. Clontarf have drawn in a group with Kells and Ballina, the first match is at 1pm and second match at 2pm, depending on how they get on determines the next matches. Best of luck to all our young players aged 8 to 12.