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Aug 31, 2019 - Membership Updates for 2019-2020 Season coming shortly
All Membership Packs for 2019 - 2020 have been sent out please contact [email protected] if you have not received your Pack. Thank you Barracuda Team
Jul 9, 2019 - Upcoming Swim Ireland Courses
Jun 14, 2019 - Constitution Updated 14th June 2019
Constitution The Barracuda Swim Club Extraordinary General Meeting took place on Friday the 14th of June 2019 at Castle Park Swim Academy Sport’s Hall. The quorum was reached and the motion passed....
Jun 12, 2019 - Harbour Splash - June 2019
Harbour Splash, Dun Laoghaire - June 2019 The weather didn't dampen the spirits of our brave swimmers who took part in the Harbour Splash event. Over 50 swimmers took to the open water to have some ...
Jun 9, 2019 - NAC CLUB GALA - June 2019
NAC CLUB GALA – JUNE 2019 The final competition to achieve qualifying times for both National Division 1 and National Division 2 summer competitions. A group of 12 swimmers took to the pool to try ...
Jun 7, 2019 - Notice of EGM
Dear Members, Notice is hereby given of Barracuda Swimming C...
Jun 7, 2019 - Notice of EGM
Dear Members, Notice is hereby given of Barracuda Swimming C...
May 30, 2019 - Leinster Division 1 - May / June 2019
Leinster Division 1 Qualfyier May/June 2019 Our Barracuda Swimmers showed that hard work pays off over the June Bank Holiday Weekend. We saw more fantastic races, podium finishes and athletes qua...
May 26, 2019 - Trojan Splash Gala - May 2019
TROJAN SPLASH GALA - MAY 2019 What a great day at the Trojan Splash Gala for our 22 competitors. Great organisation from the Trojan National Squad to produce a fun filled few hours of fast swimmi...
May 23, 2019 - Notice of EGM
Barracuda Swim Club EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING ADVANCE NOTIFICATION Dear members, 23-05-2019 Advanced Notice is hereby given of the Barracuda Swim Club Extraordinary General Meeting. The EGM will...
May 22, 2019 - New Season 2019-2020
Date: Tuesday 28th of May Time: 19.00 pm Venue: Castle Park Swim Academy, Sport's Hall At this meeting the Club Committee and the Head Coach will inform you of: 1. The exciting New Squads...
May 6, 2019 - Glenalbyn Gala- MAY 2019
GLENALBYN GALA MAY 2019 What a fantastic day was had by all who attended the May Bank Holiday Monday, Glenalbyn Gala. We had 42 swimmers in total and 16 Relay teams. It was a gala where our parent...
Mar 11, 2019 - Great Skills at the Leinster Qualifying Competition
LEINSTER QUALFYING GALA - MARCH 2019 Well done to all our swimmers who took part in Leinster Qualifying Meet March 2019. We had 13 Barracuda Athletes competing over the weekend. They had some fantast...
Feb 15, 2019 - AGM Notice
Notice is hereby given of Barracuda Swimming Club Annual General Meeting. The A.G.M will take place on Monday the 4th of March 2019 @ 19.30 pm in McCormack's Emporium, Mountown, Dunlaoghaire, Co. Dubl...
Feb 1, 2019 - Barracuda Quiz Night
Table Quiz @ The Club in Dalkey 8:00 PM Feb 28, 2019 Registration Deadline February, 9 2019 Welcome to our first Barracuda Table Quiz. The Table Quiz is for ADULTS ONLY and will be also open to peop...
Dec 3, 2018 - Trojan Annual Gala 1st & 2nd December 2018
The weekend saw a great turnout at the annual Trojan Gala. As always this was a great local gala for all our swimmers from Minnows up to Age Group to participate in and work towards their own person...
Nov 24, 2018 - Swim Ireland Awards - Barracuda Club Recognised
A fantastic fun night was had by all at the Swim Ireland awards in Ennistymon at the weekend. Our club received the clubmark award which is a great achievement for such a young club. Thank you to all ...
Nov 21, 2018 - Website Maintenance
We are currently updating information across the website. Thank you for your patience. The Barracuda Team.
Nov 21, 2018 - Barracuda Parental Official's Course requirements 2018-2019 Season
** Swimmers 9 years and over as on 31/12/18 need to have one qualified Parent in Level 1 Timekeeping to officiate at Club Galas.** ** Swimmers 10 years and over as on 31/12/18 need to have one quali...
Nov 18, 2018 - NAC CLUB GALA
SUCCESSFUL DAY OUT - NAC CLUB GALA LOTS OF MEDALS AND PERSONAL BEST TIMES. 11 of our Junior & Development Squad members took to the water on Sunday 18 th November 2018. Coach Nadia was on hand to ...
Nov 12, 2018 - ESB Gala 2018
GREAT FUN WEEKEND OF RACING BARRACUDA RELAY TEAMS MAKE A SPLASH 45 swimmers representing all five of our competitive Squads took part in the annual ESB gala on the 10 th & 11 th November 2018. 5 g...
Nov 5, 2018 - Leinster Short Course Championship November 2018
Leinster Short Course Championship, November 2018 We had our largest ever number of swimmers participating in the Leinster Short Course Championships from the 2nd November to the 4th November 2018. Th...
Jul 8, 2018 - Irish Age Group Division 2
Congratulations to our 6 swimmers who qualified and competed at the Irish Age Group Division 2 on 5 th – 8 th July at the UL Sport Arena, Limerick. Between them, they competed in 20 events. Competi...
Jun 23, 2018 - Thank you
Thank you so much to everyone who participated in the Bag Packing Event at Supervalue Dalkey. Our swimmers and parents were fantastic ambassadors for the club, beautifully polite, courteous and obli...
Jun 10, 2018 - NAC Gala
Congratulations to our 3 swimmers who competed at the NAC Gala on 10 th of June at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin. Between them, they competed in 9 events. Competitors on the day were: Aisling ...
Jun 8, 2018 - Barracuda End of the Year & Award Gala
The Barracuda End Of The Year Gala and Awards Ceremony was a fantastic event from start to finish. We had 64 of our swimmers in the pool. It resulted in a very memorable night for all of us as Team Bi...
Jun 3, 2018 - Leinster Division 1 & 2 Gala
Congratulations to our 8 swimmers who competed at the Leinster Division 1 & 2 Gala on 2 nd – 3 rd June at the National Aquatic Center in Dublin. Between them, they competed in 74 events and achieve...
May 12, 2018 - Aerlingus Gala
Congratulations to our 11 swimmers who competed at the Aerlingus Gala Gala on 12 th – 13 th of May at the ALSAA Swimming Pool in Dublin. Between them, they competed in 34 events. Competitors on the...
May 7, 2018 - Leinster Youth Senior LC Championships
Congratulations to Kate Mc Mahon, Ben David, Killian O’Connor and Matthew Nolan, who competed at the Leinster Youth / Senior LC Championships on 5 th - 7 th of May at the National Aquatic Center, Du...
Apr 22, 2018 - Community Games
Congratulations to our swimmers who competed at the Dublin Community Games on 22 th of April at the Tallaght Sports Complex in Dublin. For some of our swimmers it was their first gala. A massive well...
Apr 22, 2018 - New Ross Gala
Congratulations to our 16 swimmers who competed at the New Ross Gala on 22 th of April at the Apex Swimming Pool in New Ross. Between them, they competed in 70 events. For some swimmers it was their ...
Apr 8, 2018 - Irish Open Championships
Congratulations to Ella Harford and Ben David, both from Age Group Squad, who represented the club at the Irish Open Championships on 4 th to 8 th of April at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin. T...
Mar 25, 2018 - Wexford Spring Gala
Congratulations to our 11 swimmers who competed at the Wexford Spring Gala on 25 th of March at the Wexford Swimming Pool in Ferrybank, Wexford. Between them, they competed in 59 events. Competitors...
Feb 25, 2018 - NAC Gala
Congratulations to our 26 swimmers who competed at the NAC Gala on 25 th of February at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin. Between them, they competed in seventy two events. Competitors on the day...
Feb 18, 2018 - 2018 McCullagh International Meet
Congratulations to Ella Harford and Ben David who competed at the Dave McCullagh International Meet on 16 th - 18 th of February at the Aurora Complex, Bangor. Between them, they competed in thirt...
Feb 11, 2018 - 2018 Irish Minor Schools
2018 Irish Minor Schools 11 Feb 2018 Congratulations to our 5 Barracuda swimmers who qualified and competed for their respective schools at the 2018 Irish Minor Schools Championships on Sunday 11 th ...
Feb 4, 2018 - Leinster Qualifying Distance Gala
Congratulations to our 16 swimmers who competed at the Leinster Diastance Qualifying Gala on 3 rd – 4 th of February at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin. Between them, they competed in fourt...
Jan 21, 2018 - Leinster Open Qualifying Gala
Congratulations to our 11 swimmers who competed at the Leinster Open Qualifying Gala on 19t th – 21 st of January at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin. Between them, they competed in fifty five e...
Jan 14, 2018 - Leinster Graded Development Gala
Congratulations to our 23 swimmers who competed at the Leinster Graded Development Gala on 14t th of January at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin. Between them, they competed in eighty nine events...
Jan 7, 2018 - Bag Packing Event
Thank you so much to everyone who participated in the Bag Packing Event. We are thrilled with the response from parents and in particular very impressed with the level of participation from our Age ...
Dec 17, 2017 - Irish Open SC
Congratulations to Ella Harford and Ben David who competed at the Irish Short Course Championships on 14 th - 17 th of December at the Lagan Valley LeisurePlex, Lisburn. Between them, they comp...
Nov 5, 2017 - Leinster Short Course Championships
Congratulations to our 5 swimmers who competed at the Leinster Short Course Championships on 4 th and 5 th of November at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin. Between them, they competed in thirty s...
Oct 15, 2017 - Leinster Qualifying Gala
Congratulations to our eleven swimmers who competed at the Leinster Qualifying Gala on Sunday 15th of October at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin. Between them, they competed in forty nine events ...
Oct 4, 2017 - Leinster Development Gala Success
Congratulations to our twelve swimmers who competed at the Leinster Development Gala on Sunday 1st of October at the National Aquatic centre, Dublin. Between them, they competed in fifty nine event...
Sep 27, 2017 - Leinster Squad Success
Congratulations to our five swimmers who have been invited to Swim with the following Leinster Squads. Tia Harford: Leinster skills Academy. Ella Harford: Leinster Development Squad. Ben David: Lein...
Jul 24, 2017 - Irish Age Group Summer Open Division 1, July 2017
Irish Age Groups Summer Open, Division 1, July 2017 What an amazing few days for Ben David, Ella Harford, Tia Harford and Henry Stevens at IAG Summer Open. All Ben's hard work stood to him, finishing ...
Jul 3, 2017 - Irish Age Group Division 2, June 2017
Irish Age Groups Division 2, Limerick, June 2017 We had a small team of one swimmer representing the club in University of Limerick this year. Well done to Matthew Nolan for qualifying for his first N...
Jun 16, 2017 - Barracuda End of Year Gala & Awards
Barracuda End of Year Gala & Awards, June 2017 What a fantastic night of fun, frolics and fast swimming. The Barracuda end of year gala and awards ceremony was high energy from start to finish. Over 7...
Jun 5, 2017 - Leinster Division 1, June 2017
Leinster Division 1, June 2017 Great swimming from Ben David, Ella Harford, Matthew Nolan, Tia Harford, Henry Stevens and Zoe Wallace at the Leinster Division 1 gala. Our swimmers achieved IAG summer ...
Feb 23, 2017 - Minnows Making a Splash at the NAC
NAC Minnows Gala - Minnows making a splash A number of our Minnows and Minors competed at the NAC Minnow’s Gala last Sunday. For some it was their first gala. They competed in all four strokes and ...
Nov 27, 2016 - Best Gala EVER!
So the Curragh Military Swim Team Gala was described by one of our swimmers. It was a great day for our 24 swimmers who traveled down to the Curragh to take part. We had a great squad of swimmers rang...
Nov 20, 2016 - Electrifying Results at the November Leinster Distance Gala
What an amazing day for our 15 strong team of Barracuda swimmers. It was a fantastic day for our younger swimmers who had some amazing swims in new events. Nerves were running high but all faced th...
Jun 20, 2016 - Wexford Last Chance Saloon
Two Barracuda outlaws (Ben & Ella) swam in the Last Chance Saloon Gala Wexford 19th June. Both swimmers swam really well and managed to escape with their Div 1 times. Well done Ben & Ella!!
Jun 13, 2016 - Barracuda Gala June 2016
The Barracuda Mini Meet was a big success last Saturday. We had over 150 swimmers (including 48 Barracuda swimmers) participating from 4 local clubs. For many of our swimmers, this was their first ga...
Jun 13, 2016 - NAC Long Course Gala June 2016
Congratulations to the 7 swimmers (Anya Sliwinski, Ben David, Henry Stevens, Kaya Sliwinski, Matthew Nolan, Rebecca Nolan and Tia Harford) who participated at the NAC Long Course Gala on Sunday. This ...
Jun 6, 2016 - Leinster Division 1 Gala June 2016
Congratulations to the 11 swimmers who participated at the Leinster Division One Championships last weekend. Very strong performances with a number of PB times. Qualification times were achieved inc...
May 2, 2016 - Swimmer of the month April 2016 - Ben David
BEN DAVID - TOP SQUAD - SWIMMER OF THE MONTH APRIL 2016 Overall Swimmer of the Month This will be the highest award given out on a monthly basis. One swimmer from the below mentioned Squads (Minnow...
Apr 30, 2016 - Irish Open Swimming Championships
On Saturday 30 th April 2016 five of our Barracudas and our Children’s Officer John Harford went to the National Aquatic Centre to volunteer as “Basket Collectors” for the swimmers taking part in the...
Apr 23, 2016 - Aer Lingus Gala 23rd/24th April 2016
We had 16 swimmers participate in the two-day Aer Lingus gala last weekend. Our swimmers continued to improve their times and try out new events. The following medals were won: Ben David (Gold – 100...
Apr 16, 2016 - Tallaght Gala 16th April 2016
We had 9 swimmers at the Tallaght Gala last weekend. For many, this was the first time doing long distance events such as the 400M IM, 800M FC and 1500M FC. We saw great times and great team spirit. C...
Apr 10, 2016 - New Ross Gala 10th April 2016
12 swimmers and their families headed to New Ross to participate in this away gala. They had a great night in the hotel together before the Gala on Sunday. Killian celebrated his 13 th birthday by ...
Apr 10, 2016 - Ella Harford - Ulster Age Group Championships (April 8th - 10th 2016)
What a fantastic trip to the Ulster Age Groups at the weekend! A team of 27 Leinster Swimmers travelled to Bangor supported by Coaches Anne Burdis & Andrew Dowling and team managers Andrea Gardiner,...
Apr 2, 2016 - Trojan Annual Gala April 2016
Last weekend 15 swimmers participated in the Trojan Gala. Very good times were achieved by many swimmers. Medals were won in the following areas: Tia Harford (Silver - 50M Back, 50 Breast, 50 Free) ...
Mar 14, 2016 - Trojan Mini/Coolmine Gala March 2016
Last weekend, we had 36 swimmers participate in the Trojan Mini Meet with our swimmers winning 27 medals. This was a first gala for some of our swimmers so we are very proud of all for taking part. ...
Feb 29, 2016 - Cormorant Gala 27th/28th February 2016
Five of our boys had a very successful weekend at Cormorant where they tried 10 new long distance events between them and had 9 pb’s and 17 medals! Well done boys!! Ben David – 50m back – Silver, 10...
Feb 28, 2016 - Leinster Long Course Training
Some of our Development and Age Group/Top Squad swimmers had the opportunity to attend a Long Course training session in the NAC. Volodymyr was the coach for the session. A great opportunity for our...
Feb 14, 2016 - NAC Charity/Mini Minnows Gala February 2016
On 14 th February we had 21 swimmers attend the NAC Charity/Mini Minnows Gala in the National Aquatic Centre. There were some great swims and PB times. Many of our swimmers also tried longer distan...
Feb 7, 2016 - January Swimmer of the Month
SAM LEDOUX - DEVELOPMENT January 2016 - Swimmer of the Month This is the highest level award given on a monthly basis and involves the Minnows, Minors, Juniors, Development, Age Group and Top Squa...
Feb 2, 2016 - Training with UK World Record Holder - Liam Tancock!
Some Barracudas had the oppotunity to train with and then meet British double Olympic swimmer and the current world record holder for the 50m Backstroke Liam Tancock . Liam showed techniques for i...
Jan 17, 2016 - Leinster Graded Gala - January 17th 2016
We had a great start to 2016 with a fantastic performance at the Leinster Graded Gala on 17 th January 2016. We had 24 swimmers at the gala. There were over 65 personal bests and over 30 new events...
Dec 12, 2015 - November Swimmer of the Month
DARA O'CONNOR - JUNIOR November 2015 BARRACUDA CLUB SWIMMER OF THE MONTH This is the highest level award given on a monthly basis and involves the Minnows, Minors, Juniors, Development, Age Group an...
Dec 3, 2015 - Barracuda's Ice Skating
On Thursday 3 rd December 2015 our Barracuda’s had a fantastic evening Ice Skating in Dundrum. There was a great turnout from the club and it was a fun filled event with no accidents thankfully! Man...
Nov 18, 2015 - ESB Gala Success!
A big congratulations to the 41 swimmers who swam, 153 events at the ESB Gala this past weekend. It was a great two days of team spirit and swims. Many personal bests and new events for our swimmer...
Nov 15, 2015 - Swimmer of The Month
MATTHEW NOLAN - DEVELOPMENT OCTOBER 2015 BARRACUDA CLUB SWIMMER OF THE MONTH This is the highest level award given on a monthly basis and involves the Minnows, Minors, Juniors, Development, Age Grou...
Nov 2, 2015 - Leinster Winter Championships October 2015
7 Barracuda swimmers took part in the Winter Championships over two days, 31st October-1st November. Nicole Clinch, Ben David, Ella Harford, Kaya Sliwinski, Zoe Wallace, Annabelle Ponsonby and Haze...
Oct 26, 2015 - Leinster Graded Gala - October 25th 2015
A massive congratulations to the swimmers who participated in the Leinster Graded Gala on Sunday 25 th October. 63 races and 59 personal best times! It was a long and exhausting day but a great exp...
Oct 23, 2015 - Halloween Hike 2015
On Thursday 22 nd October 2015 our Barracuda’s hiked up Killiney Hill and then down to Killiney Beach for a bonfire where they toasted sausages and marshmallows. There was a huge turnout from the c...
Oct 19, 2015 - Annual Dolphin Open Gala Cork 2015
On the weekend of 17 th and 18 th of October, four Barracuda swimmers headed down to Cork for the Annual Dolphin Open Gala. Nicole, Mikey, Ella and Ben represented the Club entering a total of six...
Oct 10, 2015 - Swim Ireland ASCA Conference 2015
Susan and Volodymyr attended the Swim Ireland ASCA Conference over the weekend where American coaches came over to Ireland to give talks and demonstrations. This was an especially exciting weekend for...
Sep 20, 2015 - Liffey River Swim Successes!
Congratulations to Head Coach Susan Dillon and Top Squad Annabelle Ponsonby for finishing among the top ten swimmers in the Liffey River Swim, a 2 kilometre open water event which began near the Guinn...
Sep 20, 2015 - Liffey River Swim Successes!
Congratulations to Head Coach Susan Dillon and Top Squad Annabelle Ponsonby for finishing among the top ten swimmers in the Liffey River Swim, a 2 kilometre open water event which began near the Guinn...
Sep 13, 2015 - Welcome New Members & AGM
Barracuda Swim Team Welcome their new members We had a very successful welcome meeting which introduced all our new members to the club works and what they are to expect from their swimming experience...
Sep 12, 2015 - Swim Kickoff and AGM!
Please Join us for a Swim Kickoff meeting and AGM following. This is a required meeting by all parents and swimmers who are in Barracudas. During the Kickoff meeting we will have a few words by Sus...
Sep 9, 2015 - Download OnDeck App
To get the OnDeck app simply download from Apple store or appropriate other store. Click here for instructions. You will need your email address as well as password that you used to log into this s...
Aug 17, 2015 - Community Games Finals
A Massive well done to our Barracuda girls who competed in the Community Games over the weekend. Ella Hartford, Kaya Sliwinski, and Laura Fahy were part of the U13 relay team representing Dublin. Add...
Aug 14, 2015 - The Countdown is on
We are all getting very excited at the fast approach of the 2015/2016 season. The pool is ready and waiting for the first of the Barracuda's to hit the water on Monday 24th August. We are very exci...
Jun 16, 2015 - Thanks for a great year Barracudas!
On Friday June 12th, we had over 40 Barracuda's for bowling and food at Eddie Rockets. Fun was had by all! Thanks for a great year!
Jun 2, 2015 - Success at Leinster Divion1
Eight Barracuda Swim Team members competed in the Leinster Divions 1 gala over the bank holiday weekend. Over the three days of competition they swam in 28 races, achieved 25 (some spectacular) perso...
May 10, 2015 - Leinster
IRISH LC Championships Event Date April 30, 2015 - May 3, 2015 Registration Deadline March 29, 2015 Description This is the Premier Selection LONG COURSE Championships of the year. This is an OP...
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