Monthly Archives: July 2011
The ‘Vibes and Scribes’ Lee Swim will be starting this time tomorrow. Everything is in place and ready…except that we are still short a number of stewards. If we don’t have enough stewards, the Gardaí could cancel the swim at … Continue reading
This day next week, the first of our two biggest open water events of the year will take place: the ‘Vibes and Scribes’ Lee Swim. It is always a very well-organised and well-run event. To ensure that everything runs smoothly … Continue reading
Sylvain Estadieu and Paraic Casey training in New Zealand, Lake Wanaka…in 9 degreeC water… nice writeup about them in the Otago Daily Times: http://www.odt.co.nz/news/queenstown-lakes/168913/wetsuits-not-needed-these-cool-customers
We’re now well into July and at this point there are social swims and races on most weekends (in addition to our regular Sandycove swims). For those of you who are interested in taking part and who haven’t signed up … Continue reading
Hi all Sandycove Swimmers, Day 2 after our crossing and we’ve found time and energy to catch up on all your good wishes and congratulations. Many thanks for your support and encouragement. It was and is invaluable. We’ve no complaints … Continue reading
A huge congratulations to Imelda Lynch and Ossi Schmidt who completed their Straits of Gibraltar swim today in 7 hours and 4 minutes. Well done! More information about their swim can be found on their blog.