Category Archives: Sandycove Swim Club

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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Bunny Swims (Ok, Easter Weekend Swims)

HI All – To welcome the change of season to Spring and daylight saving, we are proposing a mini series of swims over Easter Weekend. The Idea is similar to the Turkey Swims, it’s all about the craic (and Cake)!. … Continue reading

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February News

For a cold wintery month, plenty has been going on so far. 1 – A group of swimmers set off to tackle the Ice Mile (a mile in less than 5deg water).. madness I know, but there is a bunch … Continue reading

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Sandycove Relays at Masters Galas

Anyone who is a paid up Sandycove member for 2015, and willing to swim on a Relay at Sundays Well Masters (Sat 14/02) or at Limerick Masters (Sat 07/03) can you let me know please. The Club are covering the … Continue reading

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The olive branch…a note (for a vote) for SISC.

Originally posted on Myrtleville Swimmers:
Here’s one ye never thought ye’d see on this site – courtesy of LoneSwimmer. I know in the past I may have made the odd comment that might have been open to misinterpretation but really,…

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Stunning Photos of our Coastline

If you really want to see what our little Sandycove Island looks like, have a look at these super shots, taken by Gordon Adair with Alex at the helm…. they are on Facebook – Click here to see them all..

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