May 06, 2021

Swim Ireland's Open Water Programmes are back bigger and better in 2021 and we can now reveal some of the stunning locations you will be able to join us at this summer!

Below you'll see the locations confirmed so far, with more on the way before bookings open next week on May 12 for our programmes.

This summer, we have some new additions to the line up, which includes:

  • Daily Dippers
  • Beach to Buoy
  • Open Water Skills
  • Open Water Intensive Program
  • Yoga and Dip

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Swim Ireland Open Water Programmes 2021


Garryvoe Beach

Tragumna Beach

Ballyhass Mallow

Lee Valley


Killibegs Fintra


Killiney Beach


Tower Bay



Belmullet Tidal Pool

Achill Dugort


Westport Point



Lough Key

Hudson Bay

Ballyleague Marina

Castlerea Swimming Pool


Enniscrone Pier

Aughris Pier

Dorrian Strand

Streedagh Beach


Guillamene Tramore




Kilmore Beach

Rosslare Strand


Wicklow Harbour

Bray Beach

There are plenty more locations still to be confirmed across Ireland and you'll be able to book from May 12 via

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