All swimmers are asked to meet at Cascades for our trip to Limavady. The coach will leave at 1:45 pm and we expect the warm-up to begin at 4:00 pm. This is a chance to get out first win of the season and we need all team members to do their best. Anyone who has been selected to swim but is unable to do so at the last minute should contact Conor on 07711644233. It is also important that swimmers wear official poolside kit! This is a team event and we would expect those taking part to wear PASC swimwear. Due to this gala there is NO SWIMMING on Saturday morning. The next AquaSpring gala is on April 12th against Lurgan.
The final PTL Gala of the season takes place on Saturday when we travel to Coleraine Leisure Centre. Those travelling by bus should meet at Cascades at 2.50 pm – the bus will leave at 3:00 pm. Warm-up will begin at 5:00 pm. If anyone is unable to take part they should contact one of the coaches as soon as possible! Good luck to all swimmers. As a result of this fixture there is NO SWIMMING on Saturday morning!
Please note the warm-up times for this year’s event:
Girls 08:30- 8:50 am
Boys 08:50 – 09:10 am
The gala will start promptly at 09:30 am and events will follow as indicated in the programme available on the day. All swimmers are reminded to come properly prepared for the gala not just in terms of poolside kit but also to bring suitable drinks/snacks and appropriate footwear e.g. flip-flops of crocs. All the best to everyone competing on the day! As a result of this gala there is NO CLUB SWIMMING on Saturday morning
This year’s event will be hosted by Lurgan ASC on Saturday 1st February. The closing date for entries is Friday 24th, entries on this date should be made using the club’s email address ie, portadownasc@gmail ,com Please give the following information:
- swimmer’s name;
- date of birth;
- strokes wishing to enter
Please note the arrangements for the above gala:
All squad members should meet at Cascades at 4:00pm on Saturday unless travalling by car, The coach will leave at 4;15 for Cookstown. Any team member who is unable to attend should let Conor or Lidia know as soon as possible. It is not fair on other members of the team or those selecting the squad if someone simply ‘doesnt turn up’! Team sheets have to be handed in upon arrival for details to be entered into the computer. Poolside kit should be worn.
There will be NO SWIMMING on the folowing dates!
Saturday 25th January;
Saturday 1st, 8th, and 22nd February due to scheduled galas.
Please note that warm-up for this gala is 08.45 am! Swimmers should bring a packed lunch, drinks and snacks, and poolside club kit. It is advisable to wear crocs or flipflops to and from the pool.Please DO NOT BRING VALUABLES! Best of luck to all taking part.
Portadown V Templemore 8th February 2014
Cookstown V Portadown 8th March 2014
Limavady V Portadown 15th March 2014
Portadown V Lurgan 12 th April 2014
Portadown V Dungannon 17th May 2014
Swim-Off Gala 6th June