Length of Carlingford Lough, July 2020
Lauren O’Malley, USA swam Carlingford Lough, from Victoria Lock near Warrenpoint, Coordinates 54 07.583 N 006 18.330 W to the Helly Hunter Cardinal Marker Buoy near Haulbowline Light House, Coordinates 54 00.351 N 006 02.052 W in a time of 5 hrs 58 mins 18 secs on the 19th of July 2020.
This swim has now been ratified by ILDSA.
The distance from point to point measures at 24.5 km and is recorded in the ILDSA historical database
Inch/Dingle, August 2016
Gordon Adair swam from Inch, Co. Kerry, Coordinates 52°08`28″ N 9°58`58″W to the slipway in Dingle Harbour, Coordinates 52°08`20″N 10°16`37″W in a time of 7hrs 36 mins on the 18th August 2016.
This swim has now been ratified.
The ILDSA is a ratifying body for open water marathon swims in Ireland. If you plan to undertake a marathon swim in Irish waters, we encourage you to apply for ratification of your swim.