Sat, 08 Aug | The Celtic Ross Hotel

Galley Head Swim 2020

10 km fundraiser swim from Red Strand around the Galley Head and across Rosscarbery Bay to The Warren Beach in aid of Marymount Hospice and West Cork Underwater Search and Rescue.
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Time & Location

08 Aug 2020, 09:00
The Celtic Ross Hotel, Rosscarbery, West Cork, Ireland

About the Event

The Galley Head Swim is in aid of Marymount University Hospital and Hospice and West Cork Underwater Search and Rescue. All donations and proceeds will be split between both charities.

The swim will start from the Red Strand and go around the Galley Head and finish on the Warren Beach.

Each swimmer or relay team will require a boat that is insured and helmed by an experienced boat skipper. One boat per swimmer or team (No kayaks allowed).

Minimum entry needed to raise is €350 for an individual and €700 for a relay team and nay donations after that would be greatly appreciated. Relay teams to be made up of two or four swimmers.

HQ for the race is The Celtic Ross Hotel in Rosscarbery.

T-Shirt and race pack will be provided before the swim at the safety briefing and a medal and towel will be given at the finish.

Due to the location, the swim is weather depending.

A deposit of €50 per individual or €100 per relay team is required when entering.

All swimmers must be 18 years or over.

Registration is Closed

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Swimmers participate in the race entirely at their own risk. Galley Head Swim (GHS), its Officers, 

Committee, Swim Officers and/or Swim Committee will not accept any liability for material damage or personal injury or death sustained in conjunction with, prior to, during, or after the race. 

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