Category Archives: Sandycove Swim Club

Race (swims) for 2015

Originally posted on Sandycove Swimmers:
These details are taken from the Munster Open Water Calendar 2015 that has been online for a while now, but as time is getting closer to the events, I will try and post the important…

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Summer Solstice Swim – Sunday 21st June

The solstice heralds the beginning of summer in the Northern Hemisphere. In 2015, the summer begins with the solstice on June 21 (also know as longest day of the year)- Wikipedia! To mark the official start of summer, we as a … Continue reading

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June News

The Open Water season is well under way by now, regular sea swims are becoming the favour over pool swims, and the first few OW Events started smoothly. The Paddle in the Park and the Bulman swim had great numbers. … Continue reading

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Race (swims) for 2015

These details are taken from the Munster Open Water Calendar 2015 that has been online for a while now, but as time is getting closer to the events, I will try and post the important details of the swim online … Continue reading

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Darkness into Light Swim – 9th May

An early start didn’t deter 50 swimmers for taking part in the first Darkness into Light Swim (a twist on the Darkness into Light walk/runs), all for Pieta House. We met at Myrtleville from 4:30am, signed in to get a … Continue reading

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Low profile, black hats. For when you don’t want to be seen.

Originally posted on Myrtleville Swimmers:
There was a bit of a discussion about swim hat colours at the beach lately, as the number of swimmers back in the sea grows quite quickly.  Not a fashion discussion – a safety one.  As the Summer season…

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Darkness into Light – SWIM

Saturday 9th May 2015. Darkness in Light SWIM. To coincide with the Pieta House Darkness into Light Events, (See their page here) we are suggesting a Darkness into Light Swim at Myrtleville (as an alternative to the 80 runs being … Continue reading

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