Category Archives: Sandycove Swim Club

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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Turkey Swim… Heading for final weekend…

8 down, 2 to go. Turkey Series 2014 has flown by!. Next weekend 20th/21st are the last 2 Turkey Swims. Both days are 3pm, with Saturday at Myrtleville and Sunday in Sandycove. As we have had such a great turnout … Continue reading

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Half Way on the Turkey Series Swims

Turkey Swim no5 done and dusted.. We have been so lucky with weather for the swims this year, our numbers are much bigger than normal = better / bigger Turkey Draw prizes! 🙂 Another great day in Myrtleville this time, … Continue reading

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Turkey Swims – started with a bang!

Sunday 2nd Nov saw the first of the 10 ‘Turkey Swims’, and what a start. Over 50 swimmers out for a Sunday dip, in watery sunshine and with the sea temps holding at 13 degrees it made for a great … Continue reading

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Turkey Swims 2014 Dates & Locations!

It’s that time of year again, mark your Calendars for the Turkey Swim Dates 2014! Details & Dates below… Remember this is open to everyone who swims regularly in the Sea, no matter where they normally swim! This is not … Continue reading

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Membership 2014-15

It’s that time of year again. Membership renewal time.. Swim Ireland Membership runs Oct-Oct, so any 2013-14 members – you are about to expire!. In order for you to keep your Swim Ireland membership number and compete at any pool … Continue reading

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Annual AGM Notice

Notice to all Paid Members 2013-2014-2015: Annual AGM is on Saturday 2nd November at 2pm in Hamlets in Kinsale. More details to follow soon. Regards Angela Harris SISC Club Secretary 2013-14

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Páraic Casey Celebratory Event

On this Saturday, June 21st, we will hold our second annual summer solstice event at Sandycove to celebrate the life of our dear friend Páraic Casey. It will kick off around 12:30pm with a swim at 1:00pm for whoever wants … Continue reading

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The OW Season has begun!

Last night kicked off our open water season with our start of season dinner at Market Lane (huge thanks to Angela Harris for organising!). It was a great night for catching up with people that we haven’t seen all winter … Continue reading

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2014 Spring Dinner

For the past few years we have been officially starting the real OW season with a Spring Dinner. It’s an ideal opportunity to catch up with others and to plan and chat about whats ahead for the season. There is … Continue reading

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Mid February News!

  1- Well Done to Ned on completing the Hong Kong Cold Half (15km) swim last Saturday. A Great swim in sometimes challenging conditions.!  There is a nice report here 🙂 2- Good Luck to Swimmers in Perth this Saturday taking … Continue reading

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