Saturday, August 29, 2009

We’re filling the pool, we've padded the couches - we're back Sept 6th

DCU Sundays are back from Sunday 6th August 2009 for Season 18 for all
existing members – as always if you are away we need to know to keep space.

We hope to do a lot of shuffling and free up some lane space for new
members late September -

No theory/ dry sessions until October unless arranged with your trainer

New Starts – will be available later in the month - we will have
application forms and the like available on-line this weekend. You can fill
out a priority application at the pool from Sunday.

Your new forms and swim passes are in the post this weekend

Pool Lifeguard
October 2009: Intensive course, Applications @ door

Swine Flu:
- Please leave any pigs at home, no pigs under any circumstances.
- Alcohol hand wipes etc are available throughout DCU and at all access
points. Special stocks have been purchased by Sthoee for theory
- If you are not well please stay at home and take the time to get
better - we will hold your space just email us on
- If a serious outbreak takes place and schools/ universities are
impacted we will update information on our
o blog @
o Website @ www.
o Our voicemail on 086 15 95 422
o By automatic return email - mail us @ for an immediate response

FAQ Answers to frequently asked questions
1. No
2. Yes
3. Daft Dave /Monkey
4. Yes

Other Questions
If you have any questions on activities, awards, progress, just drop down
on Sundays. Remember our team are volunteers and already give two nights a
week up – we can be kinda slow responding to emails but we do go on Sundays
and we do go to open water swims - just drop down we don’t bite (except
Keith, we keep him on a lead)
Open Water Swims will continue into September

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Swim Wednesday this week - postponed ! ! ! ! !

UPDATE 26/8/09 - Assesments and swim today Wednesday and tomorrow Thursday have been postponed due to a no swim notice in place on North Dublin Beaches - apologies for any inconvenience caused

Slight change to this week- we will be swimming this Wednesday at
seven on the beach - cancelled

Big powerboat event in howth this weekend if you are free

Thursday, August 6, 2009

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

We are back ! on the beach Thursday @ 7

Good News is we are back home on the beach this Thursday at 7 - hope to see y'all there

Beach Lifeguards your time is getting close - make sure that you have your assessment dates