Tralee Bay Swimming Club News

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The Tralee bay Swimming Club organised Fenit Christmas Day Swim in aid Of Fenit Lifeboat again drew a huge crowd to Fenit for the annual fun and 3 dashes into the water .

The heavy rain in town put some people off but the day in Fenit turned out dry and calm with c450 swimmers and 1000 onlookers . Thanks to everyone for their generosity in supporting Fenit Lifeboat .

For the Tralee Bay Winter Swimmers , it was also the first day of the 12 swims of Christmas , where we swim every day up to the 5th January .

Over the 12 days we had 47 individual swimmers completing o 235 individual swims and we had 6 swimmers who completed the challenge of all 12 days — Bridget Moore , Helena Creagh , Elaine Burrows Dillane , Mags OSullivan , Rose Collins and Kevin Williams .

The swimmers braved the 6c water temps along with hail , sleet and snow and Storms Dylan and Eleanor . Regular winter swimming has resumed every Sunday Morning at 11 .


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