The Legacy of A Lane: The Training Partner Bond Swimming is usually referred to as an “individual” sport, which is ironic due to the notion that most swimmers are rather loud and social people. As a result, it can be very difficult to swim distance sets without being able to talk to someone about… Read more »
Laois Marlins Swimming Club was formed in September 2009. Since then the Club has grown and now includes swimmers at every level, from learning technique to competing for coveted medals in Division 1 Galas.
The club prides itself on providing an enjoyable, friendly and safe environment for all members to pursue their athletic goals.
Dates For Your Diaries.1st Dec 2018 - Laois Marlins Christmas Gala (Level 1 Gala) Entries Open on Its Plain Sailing
Laois Marlins Pool Party 15th Dec 218 - To be confirmed!
Well Done to Laois Marlins Swim Club who had a very successful 2017/2018 Season.
Term 1 Fees Due September 4th 2018Just a gentle reminder that our Term 1 fees are due for all swimmers on the 4th of September 2018. All fees can be paid through https://www.itsplainsailing.com/club/lmsc
Squad Training ScheduleSquad Senior
Mon - 5.30pm-7.30pm
Tue - 5.30am-7.30am
Thu - 5.30am-7.30am
Fri - 7pm-8.30pm
Sat -10am-11:30am to be confirmed
Mon - 4.30pm-5.30pm
Fri - 6pm-7pm
Sat - 8am - 9am to be confirmed
*Bank Holiday Training Schedule*
Junior Squad - 8am - 9am
Senior Squad - 9am - 10.30am
Maybe you’ve been there before… With those big goals in the back of your mind, you promise that you are going to do a little bit extra in order to accelerate your improvement in the water. You are going to step above and beyond what is already been asked of you day-in and day-out in… Read more »
Hello Swimmers! The long term benefits of training hard in the pool are easy to list off: Working hard in the pool means you are better prepared to swim faster when the next big meet comes around. Working hard develops a mental toughness that can only be developed through experience and facing adversity. Working hard… Read more »
Hello Swimmers! So where do we start? If you are struggling with where to begin, here is a question that will yield you some answers: Looking around at the other swimmers you train with, what are they unwilling to do to be successful After all… Not many swimmers will complete the full length of the… Read more »
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Hi All, Please find Poolside Duty for Junior and Senior Squad set out below. If you cannot cover your duty, please arrange to swap with another parent. We are required by Swim Ireland to have a Parent on Duty at each and every training session. Thank you for your continued support. Senior Squad Poolside Duty… Read more »
Hi All, Here is our Autumn Newsletter, you can download it here or in the downloads section. Just right click the link and Choose Save As. Autumn Newsletter 2018>> Just a couple dates for your Diary This weekend we have 13 Swimmers taking park in the Leinster Short Course Championships, we wish them all the… Read more »
It’s October Already Laois Marlins, and training is going well for both the Junior and Senior Squads. We have a few busy weeks ahead, with the Wexford Gala this Sunday, the Qualifying Gala Next weekend and the Schools Gala at the end of October. We will also be sharing more about some of the Fun… Read more »
Hi All, The Wexford Harvest Gala is on Sunday 8th of October and entries close for this gala, this Friday 21st 2018. This is a level 3 gala and is open to swimmers aged 9 years old and over. There is a selection of events at 50m, 100m and 200m. There is also Individual Medley… Read more »
Well the new season is well under way at this stage, and we know some of the new members may be wondering where they can get some Laois Marlins Team Wear. So we have included a Link to Laois Marlins Shop on Team Wear Ireland. You will find all the details of our latest Club… Read more »
Hi All, This is just a quick post to welcome all our swimmers, both old and new back to swimming for September 2018. Senior Squad Starts back bright and early Tuesday Morning September 4th 5.30am to 7.30am. Junior Squad will start back Friday Evening 6pm to 7pm. We are holding Swim Trials for those wishing… Read more »
The last Gala of 2017 for Laois Marlins was held at the Watershed, Kilkenny at the beginning of December. Fourteen swimmers competed at what was a very competitive gala. There was a gold, silver and bronze medal for Sadhbh Moore, who had a great evening swimming PB’s on her three 50m swims. Samuel Bourke-Carey and… Read more »