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Spideal pier to Straw Island (Aran Islands) Swimmers: Magella Scanlan, Mary Hurley, Bernagh Hynes, Oonagh Morrissy Crew: Annette Cullen, Bridget Wing Pilot: Dave Oliver 8th of September, 2023     ‘I was talking to Annette.[...]

2023 Summer Swim Series Announced

The Summer Series is about to kick off! From 6-June, we will meet up at various locations every two weeks at 7pm. Dates: 6-Jun 20-Jun 4-Jul 18-Jul 1-Aug 15-Aug 29-Aug 12-Sept

Lifeboat Swim on 1-July-2023!

The annual Atlantic Lifeboat Swim will take place on 1-July at Renville Pier,  Oranmore, with all proceeds will be in aid of the RNLI Lifeboat Station in Galway and the local Rescue Services.[...]

2022 Was Some Year

Well, 2022 was quite a year!  Our members achieved some amazing things this year. Whether swimming 500 meters, 2km or many kilometers, just making through the water and achieving their goals was a fantastic achievement.[...]

Pre-2022/3 Coached Training Sessions Presentation

On 22-Sept, before we began our practices for the season, Brian and Keith held an online session to discuss a selection of topics as requested by the club. You can find other posts in Swimmers'[...]

Atlantic Lifeboat Swim Results

Thank you all who were able to donate and take part in this great event. Results: Female Skins 1 Joanne Flannagan 33:1020 2 MILLY COSTELLO 36:540 3[...]

AMSC Takes Part in Hit The Wall 2022

Two members of the AMSC crew took part in Hit The Wall 2022, an annual camp featuring several challenging swims over a long weekend in Co. Louth.  (Keith also appeared for support.) Swimmers of many[...]

2022 Summer Swim Series – 1 – Lynches Pier

The summer series kicked off with a bang with over 30 swimmers taking part under supervision of our safety crew for the day.   Details about our next swim in Ballynacourty can be[...]

Drilling Presentations

Based on questions and feedback from my earlier posts in Swimmers' Corner, Keith provided a presentation on 13-Apr-2022.   Deck: 20220413-Atlantic Masters   He also completed a related presentation last year: [...]

Swim for Sorcha

Swim for Sorcha August 12 th & 13 th 2020 Inis Mór to Salthill, Co. Galway. There are swims, then there are epic swims. This was an epic swim! Whilst the 40km distance from Inis[...]

Cold Water Swimming

How cold is “Cold Water”? There is no magic number of what constitutes ‘cold’.  Yours, mine and the next person’s ‘cold-ometer’ is going to be different and that’s okay. Be independent and responsible in your[...]


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