Swim Ireland Athletes’ Commission 

Vision and Commitment

Established in 2022, the Swim Ireland Athletes’ Commission envisions unparalleled representation for Irish Swimmers, Divers, and Para Swimmers, and we aim to support Swim Ireland in fostering a positive sporting experience.

Our goal is to act as the  bridge between our athletes and Swim Ireland by, providing a direct channel for athletes to celebrate successes, voice concerns or issues, and enhancing collaboration between Swim Ireland and its athletes.

We are committed to our athlete, and we want to hear and represent their voice at all levels within Swim Ireland while also providing educational supports to aid the transitions between sports and academics, by offering tailored assistance, resources, and guidance for success.

Meet the Team

Led by Co-Chairs Gráinne Murphy and Nicholas Quinn, the Swim Ireland Athletes’ Commission comprises of Calum Bain, Clare Cryan, Patrick Flannagan, Adrianna Kazimierczak, Cadan McCarthy, Erin Riordan, and David Thompson.

This dynamic team, which represents the 4 provinces and multiple disciplines is committed to championing Irish athletes by bringing unique expertise to the table.

Action Areas

Hosting seminars to bolster athletes’ education and welfare, offering valuable insights for holistic development.

We want to hear and represent the voice of Irish Swimmers, Divers and Para Swimmers by understanding and communicating the needs of our athletes within Swim Ireland.

Establishing a directory connecting school-level athletes with peers in collegiate programs, fostering educational transitions.

Stay Connected and Engaged

Contact Information: To contact the Athletes’ Commission, please email athletescommission@swimireland.ie.

Swim Ireland Staff contact details can be found here