Comans Swim Club hosts ‘Home Swimming Gala’ this Sunday

By Neville McCormack

This Sunday, December 3rd 2023, all roads lead to the Roscommon Leisure Centre as Comans Swim Club eagerly anticipates the convergence of swimming enthusiasts from across Connacht for their home swimming gala.

The event promises a thrilling display of talent, camaraderie, and a festive spirit that will make a splash in the local swimming community.

What to expect

The Roscommon Leisure Centre will transform into a hub of aquatic excitement starting at 9 am, as swimmers from various clubs dive head-first into a series of challenging swimming stroke events. From freestyle sprints to elegant butterfly strokes, the competition is sure to keep spectators on the edge of their seats.

Adding to the anticipation, the gala will feature relay events that showcase the teamwork and synchronised skill of participating teams. Comans Swim Club is geared up to present a full squad of 19 swimmers, ranging from the talented young group to our seasoned senior athletes, promising a dynamic and diverse display of swimming prowess.

Community involvement

In the true spirit of community, Comans Swim Club has organised a shop at the venue, providing spectators with an opportunity to grab a tea or coffee and some goodies. Additionally, a local raffle will be held, offering attendees a chance to win delightful Christmas treats. The raffle will contributes to the festive cheer in the lead-up to the holiday season.

Stay informed

For those unable to attend the event in person, a comprehensive report on the gala, including highlights of stand-out performances and the overall atmosphere, will be featured in the upcoming edition of the local newspapers and on our social media pages. Don’t miss the chance to relive the action and celebrate the achievements of our local swimmers.

As we gear up for this spectacular event, Comans Swim Club extends a warm invitation to the community to join us at the Roscommon Leisure Centre for a day of thrilling competition, community spirit, and holiday festivities. See you at the poolside!