Mallow Masters – Gala Report

“Mallow Masters” Invitational Gala was hosted for the 6th year on Saturday 6th December 2014.

“Mallow Swimming Club” provided their venue for a great days competitive swimming. Clubs from Munster, Leinster & Connaught provided the opposition on the day.

Askeaton Swimming club had three swimmers representing us on the day. Anthony Sheehy, Paul Shapre and Thomas King had a very successful outing and did their club proud, recording a total of 13 medals and all had PB’s.

The “Host” club provided an array of food and brverages during the break which were very welcom.

Thanks to Askeaton Pool & Leisure Centre for the early morning opening. This was a huge help for our “training sessions” for the last couple of months which paid off on the day.

Gala Results:

Anthony Sheehy: 3 Gold – 3 Silver

Thomas King: 1 Gold – 3 Silver

Paul Sharpe: 2 Silver – 1 Bronze

Calender of “Master Events” for 2015

First “Masters gala” for 2015:

Limerick Masters in University Arena Limerick on Sat 7th March 2015

Munster Masters Tralee on Sat 28th March 2015.

On behalf of our “Master Swimmers” I wish you all a Happy & Holy Christmas and a bright new year.



Swimming is a life time sport