About Us

About Us

Join Us
How to join. Membership of DSC is based on an annual subscription which includes a levy paid to Swim Ireland for insurance. The membership fee is used to pay, subsidise pool hire, affiliate with Swim Ireland, subsidise cost of swimming coaches, and social events during the year. There are different types of membership to suit your needs.

If you need to renew your membership or would like to join as a new member, for the 2021-2022 session, send an email to the club’s secretary membership@dublinswimmingclub.ie

Foundations of the Club
The Club is the oldest swimming club in Ireland, being founded in 1881. More information about the origins of the club is available on our history page (link).

When and where we train
We have two main training sessions a week in Dublin. Both sessions are coached. Smaller groups also train together informally at other times in the week. For more information go to our Training page (link).

The Club Committee
The Club is governed by a Committee. Members of the Club may stand for Committee positions ahead of the AGM each year. The AGM is usually in November each year.

There are currently 12 members in the 2020-2021 Committee:
President: Gerry Monaghan
Treasurer: Cliff Redmond
Secretary: Colin Holman
Vice-President: Ger Devlin
COVID Officer: Caroline Daly
Women’s Captain: Jessica Lamb
Men’s Captain: Conor Murphy
Ordinary Members: Niall O’Sullivan, Darina Barrett, Colin Monaghan, Charles Harper