Surf Lifesaving Update March 2016


Congrats to the Nippers who won the Munster Indoor Championships for the second year in a row! A huge thank you to all involved with coaching this enthusiastic bunch since January – it is hugely appreciated.


If your child qualified in an Individual or Team Event but is not travelling to Dublin please let us know immediately. If you are not sure whether your child has qualifed or not please call me on (086) 8915219.

Training continues this weekend in Dunmanway Swimming Pool on Friday night March 11th at 7.45pm and in Clonakilty Park Leisure Centre on Sunday morning March 13th at 7.20am followed by Medal Presentation at 9.30am. Please wear your Cork T-Shirts for Photos!

Details for the All Ireland Nipper Indoor Finals are below:

  • Date: Saturday April 2nd
  • Venue: Tallaght Leisure Complex, Dublin
  • Cork Team Meeting: 11.00am for Team Photo (wear your Cork Colours)
  • Warm Up: 11.30am
  • Competition Start: 12.00pm

If you have any queries on any of the above please contact Justin on 086 8915219.

St. Patrick’s Day – March 17th

Once again Cork Surf Life Saving will march in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Clonakilty. We would love to see any Parents, Cork Water Safety Instructors, Coaches, Competitors – Masters, Seniors, Juniors and Nippers and their families join us on the day! If you would like to walk with us then we will be meeting outside Super Valu at around 2.30pm. The parade starts at 3pm. Please wear any Cork Surf Life Saving Rashies, T-Shirts, or Hoodies you may have and GREEN for St. Patrick!

30th Wexford International Lifesaving Competition

Cork Surf Life Saving will be represented by a Junior and Senior Team at this International Life Saving Event. For those competing details are as follows:

  • Date: Saturday March 19th
  • Venue: Ferrybank Swimming Pool, Wexford
  • Cork Team Meeting: 11.00am for Team Photos
  • Competition Start: 12.00pm

World Championships – Rescue 2016 –

25 weeks to go!
Masters – (Friday 2nd – Tues 6th September Inclusive)
Interclub Youth – (Tues 13th – Sat 17th September Inclusive)
Interclub Senior – (Mon 12th – Sun 18th September Inclusive)

Please Note – At the moment Flights are reasonable enough from Ireland but Accommodation is limited and expensive so you need to make a decision.
After 2016 the World Championships are heading away from Europe to the Southern Hemisphere and there is no sign of them coming back to Europe any time soon!
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