Monthly Archives: December 2011
Another way of making an open water swimming goal for 2012 is to set yourself a distance target. If your longest swim to date is out to Sandycove Island and back, why not work up to a lap? Or if … Continue reading
As the New Year approaches, many people are looking to set some new goals for the year ahead. Why not make yours an open water swimming goal? Over the next few days we will give you some ideas to get … Continue reading
Happy Christmas ! Nollaig Shona! Joyeux Noel! Froehliche Weihnachte! Kellemes Karácsonyt! Glædelig Jul! Buone Feste Natalizie! Feliz Navidad! Boze Narodzenie!
Fab day today at Garrylucus with Lisa Cummins, Owen O’Keefe, Dave Mulcahy and Jen Lane. We played in the waves for about 15/ 20 mins – was so nice to be tumbled around by the sea – just what you … Continue reading
Another great day for a swim! Calm water, sunshine and water temp of 9 degC… Today was the Turkey draw day and unfortunately I could not be there myself to join in the festivities, however, Mags Buckley kindly stepped in … Continue reading
Super article on West Cork swimming legend, Stephen Redmond, in the Irish Times Red Bulletin Mag: http://www.oceans7.org/images/media/Red_Bullitin.pdf He is currently preparing to return to the Moloka’i Channel swim early 2012. Check out Stephen’s web page also http://www.oceans7.org Go Stephen Go!
It started off as a nice day … but sure enough, as there was no sign of Owen, @12.45 it lashed rain by Loch Hyne!! Still, 5 brave mortals went into the notably chilly water …. 8.5 degC! Those who … Continue reading