The Baltimore wet weekend in aid of the Wild Atlantic Pool in Baltimore a community run facility for all. After a strange fer years we hope to have a Normal swim weekend in Baltimore. This year the main event will again be the Lousy Rocks swim will take place in the Beautiful Village of Baltimore. With the numbers looking to enter the swim, transferring all participants to Sherkin in a managable time frame was starting to prove impossible, so starting and finishing on the Pier in Baltimore, resolves this issue.
The main event of the Weekend is the Lousy Rocks 2.5k swim on Saturday the 24th ofSeptember starting at 16:30 from Baltimore Slipway out around the Lousy Rocks and returning to the Slipway and finiishing again at Baltimore Pier.
We would ask that all participants, not gather before or after the events and adhere to any guidance in relation to Covid - 19 relevent at the time.
Event details and schedule
Registration for the Lousy Rocks swim will take place on the morning of the 24th of September just before the swim. Registration will be at the sailing club, participants to wear masks and respect social distancing during this process. Registration will take place from 12:30 to 15:30 at the Sailing Club at Baltimore Pier, safety briefing will follow at approximately 16:00 and we plan to start the swim at 16:30. Subject to the Cape Clear and Sherkin feriries being clear of the swim course.
A full briefing document will be issues prior to the swim.
September 24, 2022