February 19, 2020

IRELAND'S 2020 swimming season begins in earnest this Thursday as the brightest home talents take on Team GB stars at the McCullagh International in Bangor.

Going? Not going? Don't worry, you can follow all the action at the Bangor Aurora from your home or the pool, and we've got all the details you need to keep track right here at SwimIreland.ie.

Where to watch McCullagh International Live Stream

Thank to StreamScene, Swim Ireland will be live streaming all nine sessions of the McCullagh International, giving you live access to all heats and finals.

Commentary for the open heats and all finals will be brought to you by former Irish international swimmers Grainne Murphy and Nick O'Hare, and don't forget; we're on Tokyo 2020 schedules, so finals are in the morning, and heats in the afternoon and evening sessions.

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How to track McCullagh International results

The McCullagh International results will be updated in real time via our Live Timing site, and also on Meet Mobile. We will also be bringing you reaction as the action happens via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

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Who is swimming at McCullagh International?

A whole host of Tokyo 2020 hopefuls are on the startlists for this weekend's McCullagh International, including leading Irish stars Shane Ryan, Brendan Hyland, and Mona McSharry, and Team GB's Adam Peaty, Ross Murdoch, and Siobhan Marie O'Connor.

There is an excellent list of highlights on SwimSwam, and we've put the schedule of events below to help you keep an eye on their progress, as they build towards the British and Irish Open Swimming Championships, both in April, and, of course, the Olympics themselves.

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Day 1 - Thursday, February 20

Session 1 - Starting 13:30 - HEATS

  • Female 12/13 years 400m IM HDW
  • Male 12/13/14 years 400m IM HDW
  • Female 12/13 years 400m Freestyle HDW
  • Male 12/13/14 years 400m Freestyle HDW
  • Session 2 - Starting 16:30 - HEATS
  • Female Open 800m Freestyle Relay (HDW)
  • Male Open 800m Freestyle Relay (HDW)
  • Female 14/Over 400m IM
  • Male 15/Over 50m Backstroke
  • Female 14/Over 50m Backstroke
  • Male 15/Over 100m Freestyle
  • Female 14/Over 100m Freestyle
  • Male 15/Over 200m Butterfly
  • Female 14/Over 200m Butterfly
  • Male 15/Over 100m Breaststroke
  • Female 14/Over 100m Breaststroke
  • Male Open 400m Medley Relay HDW
  • Female Open 400m Medley Relay HDW
  • Male 15/Over 800m Freestyle HDW
  • Female 14/Over 1500m Freestyle HDW

Day 2 - Friday, February 21

Session 3 - Starting 10am - FINALS

  • Female 14/Over 400m IM ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 50m Backstroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 50m Backstroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 100m Freestyle ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 100m Freestyle ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 200m Butterfly ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 200m Butterfly ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 100m Breaststroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 100m Breaststroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 800m Freestyle (Fastest Heat)
  • Female 14/Over 1500m Freestyle (Fastest Heat

Session 4 - Starting 13:30 - HEATS

  • Female 12/13 years 200m IM
  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m Freestyle
  • Female 12/13 years 200m Breaststroke
  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m Backstroke
  • Female 12/13 years 200m Butterfly Session 5- Starting 16:30 - HEATS
  • Male 15/Over 400m IM
  • Female 14/Over 50m Butterfly
  • Male 15 /Over 50m Butterfly
  • Female 14/Over 200m Freestyle
  • Male 15/Over 200m Freestyle
  • Female 14/Over 100m Backstroke
  • Male 15/Over 100m Backstroke
  • Female 14/Over 200m Breaststroke
  • Male 15/Over 200m Breaststroke
  • Female Open 400m Freestyle Relay HDW
  • Male Open 400m Freestyle Relay HDW
  • Female 14/Over 800m Freestyle HDW
  • Male 15/Over 1500m Freestyle HDW

Day 3 - Saturday, February 22

Session 6 - Starting 10am - FINALS

  • Male 15/Over 400m IM ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 50m Butterfly ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 50m Butterfly ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 12/13 years 200m IM Final
  • Female 14/Over 200m Freestyle ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 200m Freestyle ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m Freestyle Final
  • Female 14/Over 100m Backstroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 100m Backstroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 12/13 years 200m Breaststroke Final
  • Female 14/Over 200m Breaststroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 200m Breaststroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m Backstroke Final
  • Female 12/13 years 200m Butterfly Final
  • Male 15/Over 1500m Freestyle (Fastest Heat)
  • Female 14/Over 800m Freestyle (Fastest Heat)

Session 7 - Starting 14:00 - HEATS

  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m IM
  • Female 12/13 years 200m Freestyle
  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m Breaststroke
  • Female 12/13 years 200m Backstroke
  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m Butterfly
  • Session 8 - Starting 16:30 - HEATS
  • Male 15/Over 50m Freestyle
  • Female 14/Over 50m Freestyle
  • Male 15/Over 50m Breaststroke
  • Female 14/Over 50m Breaststroke
  • Male 15/Over 200m Backstroke
  • Female 14/Over 200m Backstroke
  • Male 15/Over 100m Butterfly
  • Female 14/Over 100m Butterfly
  • Male 15/Over 200m IM
  • Female 14/Over 200m IM
  • Male 15/Over 400m Freestyle
  • Female 14/Over 400m Freestyle
  • Mixed Open 400m Medley Relay HDW

Day 4 - Sunday, February 23

Session 9 - Starting 10am - FINALS

  • Male 15/Over 50m Freestyle ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 50m Freestyle ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m IM Final
  • Male 15/Over 50m Breaststroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 50m Breaststroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 12/13 years 200m Freestyle Final
  • Male 15/Over 200m Backstroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 200m Backstroke ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 12/13/14 years 200m Breaststroke Final
  • Male 15/Over 100m Butterfly ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 100m Butterfly ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 12/13 years 200m Backstroke Final
  • Male 15/Over 200m IM ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 200m IM ‘B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Male 15/Over 400m Freestyle B’ & ‘A’ Finals
  • Female 14/Over 400m Freestyle B’ & ‘A’ Finals