Archive for the ‘Swimming’ Category

Union Hall to Glandore Swim 2012

Sunday, May 27th, 2012 Posted in Ireland, Photography, Sports, Swimming | No Comments »

Union Hall to Glandore 2012, a set on Flickr. This is my second time doing the swim from Union Hall to Glandore. A good crowd assembled at the quay in Union Hall in a sunny but windy Friday evening. The wind ...

Blackwater Triathlon 2008

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008 Posted in Ireland, Photography, Swimming | No Comments »

The Blackwater Triathlon Club held their first triathlon last Sunday in Fermoy.  Having done one triathlon at the start of the summer, we had pencilled in this as the next event.  I only managed a relay event this time as ...

Lee Swim 2008

Monday, July 21st, 2008 Posted in Ireland, Sports, Swimming | 6 Comments »

The Lee Swim took place on Saturday in the glorious sunshine of Cork.  I'm not sure if I'd be so quick to jump into the murky waters of the River Lee but it looked relatively clean from a distance on ...

Schull Triathlon

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008 Posted in Ireland, Photography, Sports, Swimming | 14 Comments »

After threatening to do a triathlon in the last few years, normally over Christmas drinks when it seems like a good idea, this year I finally followed through on it with a few lads from college. Schull Triathlon is a sprint ...

The Banks of My Own Lovely Lee

Tuesday, September 12th, 2006 Posted in Environment, Ireland, Photography, Swimming | 3 Comments »

Our "Lovely Lee" pictured last week at low tide showing an assortment of trolleys, cones and other rubbish chucked in there by people who should know better!  I can't imagine taking part in the Lee Swim with all this rubbish in there.  ...