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# 40-foot - Friday 18 December, 2020

Authorities appeal to people not to visit the 40 Foot in Dublin on Christmas Day and Stephen's Day
# Christmas Swim
# Christmas Swim

Authorities appeal to people not to visit the 40 Foot in Dublin on Christmas Day and Stephen's Day

Dec 18th 2020, 1:18 PM 31,374 Views 34 Comments

This appeal also extends to Sandycove and Seapoint, which are other popular bathing areas in south Dublin.

# 40-foot - Saturday 28 November, 2020

Dryrobes at dawn: How new sea swimming converts brought Irish bathing spots to international attention
# 40 Foot
# 40 Foot

Dryrobes at dawn: How new sea swimming converts brought Irish bathing spots to international attention

Nov 28th 2020, 8:00 AM 58,331 Views 27 Comments

Seriously, lads.

# 40-foot - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Gardaí conduct patrols at Dun Laoghaire's 40 Foot and Sutton beach as good weather draws crowds
# 40 Foot
# 40 Foot

Gardaí conduct patrols at Dun Laoghaire's 40 Foot and Sutton beach as good weather draws crowds

May 20th 2020, 9:45 PM 43,230 Views 85 Comments

A number of people took advantage of the good weather and went to the beach.

# 40-foot - Monday 25 December, 2017

Pictures: These hardy souls braved the Forty Foot on a very rainy Christmas in Sandycove today
# Christmas Swim
# Christmas Swim

Pictures: These hardy souls braved the Forty Foot on a very rainy Christmas in Sandycove today

Dec 25th 2017, 5:40 PM 34,132 Views 26 Comments

Hundreds turned up for the annual Christmas swim in aid of charity.

# 40-foot - Saturday 8 July, 2017

The Forty Foot swimmers: 'Our oldest is now 91... he has his cake and cigarette before he gets in'
# Rain Or Shine
# Rain Or Shine

The Forty Foot swimmers: 'Our oldest is now 91... he has his cake and cigarette before he gets in'

Jul 8th 2017, 8:30 PM 24,226 Views 5 Comments

We talk to members of the die-hard community of swimmers who come to the Dublin spot every day.

# 40-foot - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Man airlifted to hospital after getting into difficulty while swimming at Forty Foot
# 999 Call
# 999 Call

Man airlifted to hospital after getting into difficulty while swimming at Forty Foot

Oct 14th 2014, 1:03 PM 7,317 Views 14 Comments

He’s said to be suffering from hypothermia.

# 40-foot - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Wetherspoon's has confirmed the location of its second Dublin pub
# Wetherspoons
From The Daily Edge
# Wetherspoons

Wetherspoon's has confirmed the location of its second Dublin pub

Jul 8th 2014, 2:39 PM 13,904 Views 21 Comments

Hope you like Wetherspoons, south county Dublin.

# 40-foot - Monday 30 December, 2013

Charming video captures the thought process behind the Christmas Day swim
# F-f-f-freezing
From The Daily Edge
# F-f-f-freezing

Charming video captures the thought process behind the Christmas Day swim

Dec 30th 2013, 7:19 AM 15,728 Views 13 Comments

It’ll make you feel cold, then make you feel warm and fuzzy inside.

# 40-foot - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Leinster rugby stars were hanging out with Father Jack at the 40ft today
# Feck Arse Drink Girls
From The42
# Feck Arse Drink Girls

Leinster rugby stars were hanging out with Father Jack at the 40ft today

Jul 10th 2013, 5:45 PM 9,790 Views 8 Comments

They don’t get great weather like this down on Craggy Island.

# 40-foot - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

In pictures: Braving the cold at the 40 Foot on Christmas Day
# Festive Dip
# Festive Dip

In pictures: Braving the cold at the 40 Foot on Christmas Day

Dec 25th 2012, 12:47 PM 22,488 Views 19 Comments

JESUS, they must be freezing.

# 40-foot - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Taking a dip in Dublin... this morning

Taking a dip in Dublin... this morning

Nov 24th 2012, 2:07 PM 19,355 Views 18 Comments

There ain’t no protest like a freezing protest.

# 40-foot - Friday 25 May, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

May 25th 2012, 4:46 PM 4,752 Views 4 Comments

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