Swimming & Waterpolo

NUIG Swimming, Waterpolo & Lifesaving Club caters for Swimmers of all skill levels. From the individual who has never set foot in a pool before to the international medal holder. The club is set up in three branches. Swimming, Waterpolo & Lifesaving. All train in the Kingfisher complex on the University grounds.Swimming: Train towards the Swimming Intervarsity competition.Waterpolo: Train towards the Waterpolo Intervarsity competition.Lifesaving: Run courses which train people to be pool lifeguards and the likes, also train towards the Lifesaving Intervarsity competition.


2012:Swimming: Won Men's Intervarsities, Waterpolo: Won Men's IntervarsitiesLifesaving: Won Intervasities...2012 was a good year for us!

2014: Water-Polo: 2nd in the Men's Intervarsities, Life-Saving: Won Intervarsities

2017: Achieved 82% podium finishes in NUIG Invitational Gala.

2018: Competed at University of Limerick's Invitional Gala. Women's relay team won both the Medley and Freestyle

2019: NUIG Girls Finished 3rd, NUIG 1st in Lifesaving

2020: NUIG Girls Finished 2nd place, with a 2 point difference between 1st and 2nd. NUIG Swimming best result to date. 



All training takes place in the college swimming pool (Kingfisher)

8-9.30pm Racing Squad

9.30-10.30pm Fitness Squad 


TBC Later in the Semester 

7.00-8:30am Racing Squad

7.30 to 9pm Racing Squad 


7.00-8.30am Racing Squad 
8.30-10pm Fitness Squad (TBC LATER IN SEMESTER) 


TBC Later in the Semester 

Contact Us

Contact us on our facebook/Instagram/Snapchat @nuigswimclub or on our email swimming@clubs.nuigalway.ie

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Swimming & Waterpolo

Committee Members
Co-Captain:Conor Smyth
Captain - Chairperson:Aoife O'Connell
Captain - Chairperson:Isobel Roche
Racing Squad Captain:Molly Dunlop
Lifesaving Captain:Thomas Hayes
Treasurer:Leah Smith
Secretary:Lauren Kelly
OCM:Robin Pfeiffer
OCM:Eadaoin O'Raw
PRO:Ciara Murray
OCM:Oisin Carey
Clubs Gear Officer:Ellen Brooks
OCM:Mark Tobin
Waterpolo Captain:Conal Smyth
June 27th
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