From left: Nancy Poulain, Tiffany Jones, and Dawn T Adams at Glendalough, Co Wicklow.
Fancy jumping into a lake?
“This summer up to 1,000 swimmers are expected to take the plunge into Ireland’s lakes as part of the Bewley’s Open Water Swimmer League. The league kicks off on summer solstice, 21st June, with a 750m and 1500m swim at Lough Key. On 19th July, competitors will swim past the Hodson Pillar in Hodson Bay and through the centre of Ireland as they compete in the 750m and 1 mile swim. Finally, the league will conclude on the 6th and 7th September in the spectacular Glendalough National Park where competitors will compete over 750m, 1500m and 3900m swims…”
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Picture: Conor McCabe Photography.