At Shark Swimming Club we promote and encourage competitive, recreational and enjoyable swimming. 

We aim to instil a life-long love for the sport of swimming, empowering our swimmers through dedicated coaching and teaching in order to achieve their desired individual potential.

The Club expects swimmers to have, at all times, respect for themselves, their coaches and other competitors. Shark Swimming Club is affiliated to Swim Ireland and abides by the Swim Ireland child protection guidelines and policies.

To enquire about joining, email us at


Latest News

Galway City East Community Games Kingfisher Renmore Club, on Saturday March 7th at 4:30pm.

Galway City East Community Games area will kick off this year's Community Games events with a Swimming Gala in the Kingfisher Renmore Club, on...

By Club Secretary Shark SC

Going to the Galway Development Gala on the 29th Feb? Read this!

So you are going to your first gala ( or maybe your second, or third....) and you have some questions. You've heard kids taking...

By Gala Secretary Hogan

Trevor Recommends you read: Try This Pre-Race Ritual to Stay Calm and Confident for Big Swims

By Dr. Alan Goldberg | Monday, February 10, 2020 ( from THE PROBLEM: One key mental understanding you need to grasp if you'd...

By Club Secretary Shark SC

Online Meet Entry Open for Connacht L3 Qualifer Athlone 8th March | Claremorris 14th / 15th March

Entries are now being accepted for the regional qualifier in Athlone and Claremorris. This gala will be of relevance to swimmers with A times,...

By Gala Secretary Hogan

Yoga Schedule Feb to April 2020

Please note: feb 23rd cancelled for Black/black x Blues/Silvers: Renmore 9:30-10:30am Feb 8th Feb 22th Mar 7th Mar 21st Apr 4th Black/Black X: NUIG...

By Club Secretary Shark SC

Parent on Duty for Feb 2020

Click this link for the Feb 2020 Parent In Attendance Roster. This has been updated on the 10th Feb. Please check. Some general points;...

By Gala Secretary Hogan


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Before joining, swimmers must be assessed. 

We hold assessments in August, December and Easter. 

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with your swimmer's date of birth and contact details.