The ESB Swimming Club 2022 Gala

Two days of competition

1,835 entries

28 clubs

88 relay teams

A record last set with Irish Olympians on the team SMASHED!

It was a record breaking May bank holiday weekend at ESB Swim Club’s 71st Annual Swim Gala. Almost 1000 junior athletes attended Sportsco Leisure Complex from clubs throughout Leinster. The viewing deck was full of enthusiastic supporters cheering on their young athletes. For many youngsters

For the more senior swimit was their first taste of competitive swimming. For the more senior swimmers it was about chasing qualification times for the upcoming National Short Course Championships and of course friendly inter club rivalry. Special mention must go to ESB’s victory in the female medley relay. The team of Saoirse Dorgan, Aurora Batori, Una Burke and Ellen O’Driscoll broke the 16-year-old club record, which had been set by a relay team that included ESB Olympian Aisling Cooney. ESB Swim Club is now looking for new junior members. Our Learn to Swim Academy is taking bookings for September and for more advanced juniors there are free trials in May and June. Please contact us at young athlete could be our next ESB Olympian!