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#Swimming

# swimming - Yesterday’s News

From The42 'I wasn't expecting it!' - PB at Europeans and Leaving Cert results on the same day Going Swimmingly This post contains videos

'I wasn't expecting it!' - PB at Europeans and Leaving Cert results on the same day

It was a busy morning for Cork’s Sean O’Riordan.

# swimming - Monday 13 August, 2018

From The42 Irish trio reach finals as European Para Swimming Champs open in Dublin Swimming

Irish trio reach finals as European Para Swimming Champs open in Dublin

Europe’s best are in Ireland this week.

# swimming - Sunday 12 August, 2018

From The42 'I want to show everybody what I can do': Ireland's swimmers bidding for European glory in Dublin Swimming This post contains videos

'I want to show everybody what I can do': Ireland's swimmers bidding for European glory in Dublin

The National Aquatic Centre welcomes over 500 athletes from 40 countries this week.

# swimming - Thursday 9 August, 2018

From The42 'Absolutely devastated:' Oliver Dingley explains illness which forced him to withdraw from 3m event European Championships This post contains videos

'Absolutely devastated:' Oliver Dingley explains illness which forced him to withdraw from 3m event

The Irish diver was suffering from stomach cramps over the last two days.

# swimming - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

From The42 Watson takes seventh place on senior international debut as McSharry misses out on European final Results

Watson takes seventh place on senior international debut as McSharry misses out on European final

Tanya Watson improved on her score from earlier on Wednesday while Mona McSharry was unable to progress to the final.

From The42 Watson dives into European Championships final while McSharry advances to 50m breastroke semis Wrap

Watson dives into European Championships final while McSharry advances to 50m breastroke semis

Both Tanya Watson and Mona McSharry will be in action in their finals later today at the European Swimming and Diving Championships.

# swimming - Sunday 5 August, 2018

From The42 Brilliant morning for Ireland in the pool as Ferguson, Ryan and Greene all book semi places Glasgow 2018

Brilliant morning for Ireland in the pool as Ferguson, Ryan and Greene all book semi places

Eighteen-year-old Conor Ferguson and Shane Ryan into 100m backstroke semis, with Darragh Greene in 200m breaststroke semis.

# swimming - Friday 27 July, 2018

From The42 Here's the technique Navy SEALs use to swim for miles without getting tired Semper Fi

Here's the technique Navy SEALs use to swim for miles without getting tired

Let’s go to the beach, beach!

# swimming - Monday 23 July, 2018

From The42 12-time Olympic medallist Ryan Lochte slapped with 14-month ban for doping violation Punishment

12-time Olympic medallist Ryan Lochte slapped with 14-month ban for doping violation

The US swimmer has been suspended over ‘use of a prohibited method’.

# swimming - Monday 9 July, 2018

Coast Guard rescues two swimmers who got into difficulty on Dublin beaches

The swimmers got into difficulty on Burrow Beach and Claremont Beach in Howth.

# swimming - Saturday 7 July, 2018

From The42 'I never like to use that word sacrifice. It's a choice' Huphup

'I never like to use that word sacrifice. It's a choice'

Former Olympian Gavin Noble is part of the duo behind HupHup, a coaching team hoping to help Irish athletes reach an elite level.

# swimming - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Poll: Have you had a swim in Irish waters this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you had a swim in Irish waters this year?

Have you braved your local swimming spot yet?

# swimming - Monday 25 June, 2018

Two men drown in separate incidents over the weekend

The incidents occurred in Dun Laoghaire and Killybegs.

# swimming - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Swimmers at three Dublin beaches warned about potential wastewater contamination

Test results are due tomorrow which could give the green light again to swimmers.

From The42 Ireland's Oliver Dingley impresses in high finish at Diving World Cup Making A Splash

Ireland's Oliver Dingley impresses in high finish at Diving World Cup

The 25-year-old finished in 7th place in China on Thursday.

# swimming - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

A Frenchman has begun his epic attempt to be the first person to swim across the Pacific Ocean Human Endurance This post contains videos

A Frenchman has begun his epic attempt to be the first person to swim across the Pacific Ocean

Ben Lecomte’s swim between Tokyo and San Francisco will take between six to eight months.

# swimming - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Warnings after swimmer injured at popular Dublin swimming spot

The swimmer hit a rock a Dun Laoghaire’s Forty Foot and was treated at the scene.

# swimming - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Here are the best and worst beaches in Ireland to go swimming

Seven coastal bathing waters have failed to meet the minimum standard.

# swimming - Friday 30 March, 2018

Spending your Easter weekend by the sea? Don't think twice if you see someone in trouble

The Coast Guard has also urged people planning to go out on the water to make sure they are prepared.

# swimming - Friday 2 March, 2018

From The42 99-year-old swimmer smashes the 50m freestyle world record in Australia Age Is Just A Number This post contains videos

99-year-old swimmer smashes the 50m freestyle world record in Australia

George Corones beat the previous record in the 100 to 104 years category by 35 seconds.

# swimming - Friday 29 December, 2017

From The42 18 for 18: Swimming sensation Mona McSharry continues to ride on the crest of a wave Making Waves

18 for 18: Swimming sensation Mona McSharry continues to ride on the crest of a wave

The 17-year-old World Junior champion swimmer is a strong prospect for Ireland in 2018.

# swimming - Saturday 23 December, 2017

From The42 ‘I wasn’t planning to stop swimming… It was a pretty abrupt decision’ Highs And Lows

‘I wasn’t planning to stop swimming… It was a pretty abrupt decision’

Irish Olympian Sycerika McMahon chats to The42 about her decision to retire from the sport.

# swimming - Saturday 16 December, 2017

From The42 Mona McSharry breaks Irish record with fifth place finish in European final Success

Mona McSharry breaks Irish record with fifth place finish in European final

The 17-year-old capped off an incredible year by setting a new Irish record in the 100m Breaststroke.

From The42 Jordan Sloan breaks third Irish record at European swimming championships Record Breaker

Jordan Sloan breaks third Irish record at European swimming championships

The 24-year-old Bangor native set a new Irish record in the 100m Freestyle at the European Championships in Copenhagen.

# swimming - Friday 15 December, 2017

From The42 Sensational McSharry's star continues to rise as she reaches first senior final at Europeans 17 Again

Sensational McSharry's star continues to rise as she reaches first senior final at Europeans

It’s been some year for the 17-year-old Sligo swimmer.

# swimming - Thursday 14 December, 2017

From The42 Sloan breaks Irish record to secure European final spot Record Breaker

Sloan breaks Irish record to secure European final spot

Jordan Sloan had a brilliant swim in Copenhagen this morning.

# swimming - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

From The42 Teen prodigy McSharry falls short on busy day for Team Ireland at European Champs In The Pool

Teen prodigy McSharry falls short on busy day for Team Ireland at European Champs

Herself and Alex Murphy failed to advance to the 50m breaststroke finals while Jordan Sloan set a new Irish senior record.

# swimming - Friday 1 September, 2017

Irishman drowns in Dutch seaside town

Local media reports say that he had gone swimming in the early hours of the morning.

# swimming - Monday 28 August, 2017

Swimming ban extended at Loughshinny due to 'unacceptable levels of contamination'

The extended ban on swimming is likely to last at least 72 hours.

From The42 McSharry keeps on winning as she storms into another final at World Championships 17 Again

McSharry keeps on winning as she storms into another final at World Championships

Bangor swimmer Conor Ferguson is also in action in the 200m backstroke final tonight.

# swimming - Sunday 27 August, 2017

From The42 Ireland's golden girl McSharry crowned world champion in Indianapolis Gold Rush

Ireland's golden girl McSharry crowned world champion in Indianapolis

The 17-year-old added to her growing medal haul last night.

# swimming - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'They could have lethal consequences': Warnings issued over new mermaid craze

There has been an increased trend of the use of mermaid tails while swimming in the UK.

# swimming - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

From The42 Gold for Ireland! Shane Ryan storms to glory at the World University Games Making Waves This post contains videos

Gold for Ireland! Shane Ryan storms to glory at the World University Games

Ryan set a new Irish record and pocketed Ireland’s second-ever swimming gold at the Games in Taipei.

# swimming - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

From The Daily Edge The Forty Foot got a great shoutout in the New York Times as one of the 'best places to swim in the world' Always Really Cold

# swimming - Friday 18 August, 2017

Swimming ban in place at Dublin beach over animal contamination

The results of a routine sample showed a deterioration in the water quality.

Swimmers 'terrified' as jet skis speed around them in Dun Laoghaire

The Coast Guard said that it received a number of calls about the vehicles at Seapoint yesterday evening.

# swimming - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Swimming ban at Sandymount Strand due to possible pollution

A special advisory notice has also been issued for Velvet Strand in Portmarnock.

# swimming - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

'A gifted, humble, kind, person': Memorial to man who went missing after diving into Canadian lake

David Gavin from Castlebar in Mayo went missing at the end of June.

# swimming - Monday 31 July, 2017

From The42 Swimming has a new superstar - and his name is Caeleb Dressel History Books

Swimming has a new superstar - and his name is Caeleb Dressel

American bagged his seventh gold on the final day of the World Swimming Championships in Budapest.

# swimming - Thursday 27 July, 2017

From The42 Lucky 13! Ledecky rebounds from first World Championship loss with US relay gold Bouncebackability
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