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Saturday 3 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# sea swimming

This year
Louise Bruton: A costly redevelopment of a public swimming spot should never exclude anyone
Louise Bruton is an avid sea swimmer but says she’s disappointed that the new baths in Dún Laoghaire are not wheelchair accessible.
Last year
Níall Ó Murchú: Some top tips for getting the most from your Christmas Day swim
The Wim Hof instructor has some good advice for anyone brave enough to venture a Christmas swim.
All time
Opinion: We need to now prioritise water safety in Ireland as we did road safety
Roger Sweeney of Water Safety Ireland says we must educate people on the importance of learning to swim and best ways to interact with water.
Opinion: Our water quality tests in Ireland are not good enough - the real picture is a lot worse
Professor Dearbháile Morris and Dr Liam Burke of NUI Galway say the EU-backed water pollution tests being used here do not give an accurate reading.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you swim in the sea?
The lifting of the 5km travel limit opens up the possibility of a sea swim for more people.
# Change generation
Sea swimming and hula-hooping - a social life outside the pub
When going ‘out’ out just doesn’t cut it.