August 13, 2016

Courtmacsherry Lifeboat Swim 2016

August 13, 2016 View Map Organized by Sandycove Island Swimming Club

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About this event

August 13, 2016
Saturday
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The 6th Annual Courtmacsherry Lifeboat Swim takes place at Blind Strand, near the picturesque fishing village of Courtmacsherry.  The swim course starts on the beach and proceeds anti-clockwise around 2 markers.  Participants can choose between 1 lap(1.5K) or 2 laps(3K).  Swimmers who elect to do 2 laps will run/walk a short distance on the beach prior to starting lap 2.  The Courtmacsherry volunteers will provide soup and sandwiches for all participants and volunteers.  Our sponsors will provide the first 100 swimmers to register on the day with a surprise gift.  All proceeds for the swim go to the Courtmacsherry Lifeboat.  Swim Ireland membership is not required.

Event details and schedule

The swim takes place on Saturday, August 13th at 1.00pm.  Please register by 12.15pm at the latest.  Courtmacsherry is a 45 minute drive from the Bandon Road Roundabout in Cork. The swim will be sign posted from the village.  There is parking at the beach and at the nearby soccer club.  As for all open water swims, please ensure that you bring warm clothes for when you finish.

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