2016 IAG Championships & Summer Open
The 2016 IAG Championships & Summer Open will take place in the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin from Wednesday 20th to Sunday 24th JulyIAGSO 2016 - Start Sheet Session 1
The Team Leaders Meeting will take place on Tuesday 19th July in the Campus Conference Centre (https://goo.gl/6Jkktj). Registration for the meeting and collection of scratch sheets will take place from 7pm with the meeting itself starting at 7.30pm sharp. Please note that all clubs MUST be represented at this meeting. Scratch sheets should be collected and returned as soon as possible so that the heats for the first morning can be seeded.
There will be lanes available for warm up in the NAC on Tuesday 19th July from 4-7pm. Please note that this session is open to all swimmers and there is limited space available therefore clubs will not be able to hold lanes for themselves to do a training session.
Due to the volume of swimmers, morning warm ups throughout the competition will be split by gender. This split will include the diving pool. The first warm up session will take place from 07.30-08.15 and the second from 08.15-09.00. Boys will warm up first on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday and Girls will warm up first on Thursday & Friday
Accreditation will be provided for all swimmers and for a limited number of team staff per club. Only those with accreditation will be permitted to enter the team side of the gallery.
Due to high demand of t-shirts at competitions we are offering swimmers the opportunity to purchase souvenir t-shirts and programs in advance for collection during the Irish Age Group and Summer Open. As there is a high number of entrants we have separate boys and girls t-shirts with names on the back. Order your souvenir t-shirt online and you receive a free souvenir 2016 IAGSO wristband. Order for available here IAGSO t-shirt order form
You will also be entered in to a draw to win a goodie bag worth over €50 – Swim Ireland bag, hoodie, water bottle, swim hat, notebook, highlighter and pen. Please note – these offers only apply to online shop
The pre-sale shop is open until Friday 14th July by following this link
Souvenir t-shirt €15
Souvenir program €6
Gala survival pack €10 – contains program, hand fan, pen and highlighter (RRP €13)
All persons wishing to take photographs or film footage at this event must first register their device(s) with at the main NAC reception. Please note photographic identification will be required as proof of identity. All those attending the meet should take note of the Swim Ireland Photography and Filming Policy published at http://www.swimireland.ie/safeguarding-children/policies/ in advance of the competition. Please note that no photography is permitted on poolside with the exception of DE Photo – parents wishing to take photographs of presentations must do so from the balcony.
Julie and Joni from Swim Ireland’s Education Team will be in attendance over the course of the competition at the Swim Ireland Information Point to answer any questions regarding Teacher and Coach development. You will be able to:
• Book onto Level 1 and Level 2 Teaching Aquatics/Coaching Swimming/Coaching Water Polo Courses and CPDs
• Book onto Safeguarding, Officials and Team Manager Courses
• Purchase your Swim Ireland Tutor, Teacher or Coach Polo Shirt (for licensed Teachers/coaches only)
• Assist with licensing and associate membership queries
• Assist with setting up your own Level 1 and 2 courses for your club
• Get advise on personal development and how Swim Ireland can help your swimming club develop in 2016