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Dave McCullough Meet in Bangor (3-5 Feb)

posted Feb 6, 2017, 3:46 AM by Amy Allen
Irish swimmers produced a weekend of exciting races with a number of Irish records broken and European and World consideration times met at this Swim Ireland  /Swim Ulster International event. 17 year old Danielle Hill made history  as she became the fastest ever Irish female swimmer. The Larne swimmer broke Julie Douglas’ 2002 50m Freestyle record of 26.02 by eight hundreth’s of a second to clock 25.94 seconds, the fastest female swimming record (long course) in Ireland.

Thanks to head coach Fran Ronan ,New Ross Swimming Club  also competed.   10 members from team New Ross qualified for the event, with 8 travelling.  The group performed well, holding and /or  improving personal times, with 3 of the team, Jack NW, Denis and Caoimhe making finals, a great achievement.

Well done to Eoin Bergin, Jack Coode, Cian Foley, Denis Kilbride, Jack Nolan Whitney, Stuart Vaughan, Min Allen and Caoimhe Daly.