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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Liffey Swim

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# Liffey Swim
'Ludicrous': Local representatives critical of Dublin City Council's €15m 'pet project' swimming pool
Concerns have been raised around the proposal to have the facility built and operated by a private entity.
# Winning
15-year-old from Meath takes first place in the men's Liffey Swim race
Sinead Delaney, also from Meath, came first in the women’s race.
# Liffey Swim
Poll: Would you swim in the Liffey today?
The 100th Liffey Swim is due to take place today.
# 1969 to 2019
This Dublin man won the Liffey Swim 50 years ago ... today he's returning to take part alongside his children
Dublin City Liffey Swim will celebrate its 100th year today.
# sewage spill
Questions over this weekend's Liffey Swim after water samples found to be "exceptionally poor"
Dublin City Council says that the results “significantly exceed the maximum permitted levels for designated bathing waters”.
# brave souls
Swimmers take part in the 99th Dublin City Liffey Swim
The first race took place in 1920.
# liquid refreshment
Photos: Swimmers brave the autumn chill to take part in Dublin's historic Liffey Swim
The first race took place in 1920.
# brave souls
In Photos: The 97th annual Liffey Swim took place today
Brian Murray from Dublin of Eastern Bay Swimming Club won this year’s men’s Liffey Swim.
# Hospitalised
Dublin Fire Brigade has rescued two people who went for a swim in the Liffey
At around 3.30pm today, a man seeking to cool off jumped into the Liffey at the IFSC in Dublin; minutes later another dived in near Temple Bar.
# braving the cold
11 of the best photos from today’s Liffey Swim
Swimmers Donncha O’Siadhail and Orla Walsh won their respective races.
# Challenge
19 of the best pics from today's Dublin Liffey Swim
Gerard Wilkes and Rachel Lee won the respective men and women’s events.
# Liffey Swim
Photos: Over 300 people battle it out in Liffey Swim
Participants swam 2.2km, with the winner in the men’s race finishing in just 26.16 minutes.
# Liffey Swim
In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim
Gallery: hundreds brave Dublin's annual Liffey Swim
The 91st annual event took place in the capital this afternoon.