female swimmer viewed from underneath

Connacht Performance Centre


NUIG Students Receive Sports Scholarship Awards

Three NUIG students David Dowling, Alannah eonard and Eoghan Grady received their NUIG & Swim Ireland Connacht Performance Centre Swimming Scholarships awards at a ceremony held on Monday 9thNovember in the historical Aula Maxim in NUIG.

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Swim Ireland -Connacht Performance Centre

The Swim Ireland Connacht Performance Centre is based at Kingfisher NUI Galway with Head Coach Pearse McGuigan. The centre currently has 24 members on a part-time and weekend basis. The aim of the programme is to support club swimmers with specialised training support in order to fulfill their swimming potential at National and International level.

The Performance Centre also runs the Connacht Development Start (U13) and Potential (14-17 yo) Squad Programmes. The aim of these programmes is to give training support to club swimmers, bring them together as part of a squad dynamic and focus on race skills development.

The 2015-16 application is now closed. 2016-2017 application portal will open on July 1st 2016.

For further information and applications please contact Pearse McGuigan on connachthpcoach@swimireland.ie or +353 86 041 2325