In June, we challenge you to 30 Days of Water – 30 days of Me and the Water time, however you like it best.Continue reading "30 Days Of Water Challenge, supporting RNLI"
Our challenge for Me and the Water members in June is to commit to me and the water time every day in June – and hopefully raise some funds for the RNLI, whose volunteer lifeboat crews are always ready to support us, if we need them.Continue reading "30 Days Of Water tips"
One of the joys of swimming outside is the opportunity to indulge your wild side and explore new locations from the water. However, swimming in new and unsupervised locations increases the risks. This doesn’t mean you can’t or shouldn’t swim in these placesContinue reading "How To Choose Where To Get In For Your Swim"
We are delighted to open up entries to our first Me and the Water members Monthly Challenge – the Me and the Water Hat Photo Competition! We want to see photos of you and your Special Edition swimming hat, designed by the wonderful Cathy Hogan, having the best Me and the Water time! This competition […]Continue reading "Me and the Water Hat Photo Competition"
Siobhan Russell is a freelance professional photographer, who swims nearly every day throughout the year at Myrtleville Beach in Cork. She has been documenting the swimmers who swim there and their swims for nearly 10 yearsContinue reading "7 Photo Tips from Ocean Photographer Siobhan Russell"
Clem McInerney is an extremely talented surf photographer, videographer and surfer based on the West Coast of Ireland. He spends most of his time behind the lens, in the sea.Continue reading "5 Photo Tips from Ocean Videographer Clem McInerney"
When Swim Ireland began planning the Me and the Water community, we wanted a swimming hat for members to wear that embodied what ‘Me and the Water’ means. ‘Me and the Water’ is the Swim Ireland mantra, a phrase which says: ‘It’s just me and the water; that’s all I want, that’s all I need. […]Continue reading "Me and the Water – The Hat"
Warming up after your wild swim is made easier – and more nourishing – by these five warming soup recipes from the excellent chefs at Tesco Ireland! These soups are quick and easy to make, and will be easy to drink from your flask when your hands are shaking! So next time you’re planning a […]Continue reading "5 Warming Soup Recipes for Wild Swimming"
Last July, the Black Castle Swimmers sought solace in the sea, and themselves. They set themselves a challenge. This is the story of that challenge.
🌊 This is what Open Water swimming is about. You. Friends. Water…
Last July, the Black Castle Swimmers sought solace in the sea, and themselves. They set themselves a challenge. This is the story of that challenge. 🌊 This is what Open Water swimming is about. You. Friends. Water…Continue reading "Meet. . .The Black Castle Swimmers"