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# swimmer - Monday 23 August, 2021

Swimmer rescued from water in Kerry after hours-long search
# Castlegregory
# Castlegregory

Swimmer rescued from water in Kerry after hours-long search

Aug 23rd 2021, 10:36 AM 30,451 Views 17 Comments

It’s not known exactly how long the swimmer was in the water but they are said to have been “exhausted”.

# swimmer - Friday 2 April, 2021

Man in his 20s dies after getting into difficulty in the sea in Howth
# Rescue
# Rescue

Man in his 20s dies after getting into difficulty in the sea in Howth

Apr 2nd 2021, 5:10 PM 79,711 Views 28 Comments

The man was taken from the water known locally as Hidden Beach, near Whitewater Brook.

# swimmer - Monday 23 November, 2020

This Donegal man is aiming to become the first person to swim around the coast of Ireland
# Henry O’Donnell
# Henry O’Donnell

This Donegal man is aiming to become the first person to swim around the coast of Ireland

Nov 23rd 2020, 9:08 AM 33,774 Views 17 Comments

The security consultant started his marathon swim at Carrickfin beach in Co Donegal in September.

# swimmer - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

'Super-human': Swimmer (37) becomes first person to swim across English Channel four times non-stop
# Feat Of Endurance
# Feat Of Endurance

'Super-human': Swimmer (37) becomes first person to swim across English Channel four times non-stop

Sep 17th 2019, 10:34 AM 19,673 Views 22 Comments

It took Sarah Thomas 54 hours.

# swimmer - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

'No pain in heaven' - Tributes as record-breaking swimmer dies at 26
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

'No pain in heaven' - Tributes as record-breaking swimmer dies at 26

Mar 19th 2019, 10:17 PM 12,909 Views 1 Comment

Kenneth To has died suddenly after falling unwell at a Florida training camp.

# swimmer - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Search suspended for Limerick man who went missing off coast of New York
# LONG BEACH
# LONG BEACH

Search suspended for Limerick man who went missing off coast of New York

Jun 27th 2018, 9:09 AM 22,789 Views 3 Comments

The man was reported missing after going swimming in the early hours of Monday morning.

# swimmer - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Search ongoing for swimmer who went missing off Galway
# Salthill
# Salthill

Search ongoing for swimmer who went missing off Galway

Apr 12th 2018, 8:10 PM 20,098 Views 2 Comments

It is understood the man got into difficulty near Blackrock, Salthill.

# swimmer - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Man dies attempting to swim the English Channel
# RIP
# RIP

Man dies attempting to swim the English Channel

Aug 8th 2017, 7:05 PM 37,541 Views 27 Comments

Douglas Waymark was taking part in the Enduroman triathlon.

# swimmer - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

VIDEO: Ryan Lochte 'hurt' after protesters storm stage during Dancing with the Stars
# Ballroom Chancer
# Ballroom Chancer

VIDEO: Ryan Lochte 'hurt' after protesters storm stage during Dancing with the Stars

Sep 13th 2016, 4:19 PM 27,991 Views 12 Comments

The controversial swimmer was making his debut on the show.

# swimmer - Friday 26 August, 2016

Swimmer Ryan Lochte charged with falsely reporting robbery in Brazil
# Rio
# Rio

Swimmer Ryan Lochte charged with falsely reporting robbery in Brazil

Aug 26th 2016, 7:20 AM 27,733 Views 30 Comments

Lochte and three other American swimmers made false allegations of being robbed at gunpoint on a night out at the Olympics.

# swimmer - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Coast guard recover body from Roaringwater Bay in Cork
# Swimmer
# Swimmer

Coast guard recover body from Roaringwater Bay in Cork

Aug 6th 2014, 3:45 PM 14,275 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are not treating the death as suspicious.

# swimmer - Friday 25 April, 2014

Hero dolphins swim with a man to protect him from sharks
# Fin Fun
From The Daily Edge
# Fin Fun

Hero dolphins swim with a man to protect him from sharks

Apr 25th 2014, 2:05 PM 4,466 Views 1 Comment

So long and thanks for all the fish.

# swimmer - Monday 19 August, 2013

DJ escapes slap down after he Snapchats crotch pictures to Kiwi swimmer
# Shock Jock
From The42
# Shock Jock

DJ escapes slap down after he Snapchats crotch pictures to Kiwi swimmer

Aug 19th 2013, 2:55 PM 9,549 Views 2 Comments

Dom Harvey joked that bosses at his radio station took pity on him after seeing the size of his junk.

# swimmer - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Update: Swimmer taken from Dublin coastal waters dies in hospital
# Dublin
# Dublin

Update: Swimmer taken from Dublin coastal waters dies in hospital

Apr 7th 2013, 6:33 PM 33,511 Views 32 Comments

The man was airlifted to Tallaght Hospital after he was taken from the water in Dublin Bay this morning.

# swimmer - Friday 31 August, 2012

Paralympic gold winner Bethany Firth congratulated by ministers
# Winning
# Winning

Paralympic gold winner Bethany Firth congratulated by ministers

Aug 31st 2012, 9:57 PM 11,798 Views 31 Comments

Team Ireland’s youngest member claims its first medal of the London Paralympic Games.

# swimmer - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim
# Diana Nyad
# Diana Nyad

Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim

Aug 21st 2012, 1:10 PM 10,297 Views 7 Comments

Nyad’s latest attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage has been abandoned.

# swimmer - Sunday 19 August, 2012

US woman attempts Cuba to Florida swim without shark cage
# Sharks
# Sharks

US woman attempts Cuba to Florida swim without shark cage

Aug 19th 2012, 7:56 PM 15,112 Views 43 Comments

Diana Nyad, 62, pushing to become the first person to make the 166km crossing unaided.

# swimmer - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Le Clos encounter: School-dodging pupil earns a dance date with Gold Medallist swimmer
# I Heart Chad
From The42
# I Heart Chad

Le Clos encounter: School-dodging pupil earns a dance date with Gold Medallist swimmer

Aug 16th 2012, 3:49 PM 1,614 Views 0 Comments

It took a lot of glitter, cardboard and sticky-back paper but Melanie Olhaus’ poster charmed the returning South African hero.

# swimmer - Monday 1 August, 2011

Swimmer recovered from the sea off Lahinch in a critical condition
# Clare
# Clare

Swimmer recovered from the sea off Lahinch in a critical condition

Aug 1st 2011, 5:49 PM 960 Views 2 Comments

The woman got into difficulty while swimming off Lahinch Beach. She’s been airlifted to University Hospital Galway.