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Turgesius Island 4km Swim

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Lough Lene

Collinstown

Collinstown

Ireland

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4km swim race from the slipway at Lough Lene around Turgesius Island, (that's the large one ) and back to the slipway. Separate categories for Skins and Wetsuits. Open to Swim Ireland members. Non swim Ireland members will need special Swim Ireland Membership

Lough Lene is probably the finest swimming lake in Ireland due to the cleanliness and unique clarity of the Water. Participants will have the chance to test their skills by swimming around an offshore Island, named after Turgesius a Viking Warlord who made the area around Lough Lene his base during the 9th century, and then sighting their way back to the start.

Meath River Rescue will provide numerous RIBs/Safety boats for the event, and any proceeds from the event will be donated to them

This event is recommended for experienced open water swimmers only.

Complimentary custom designed swim hat and hot food will be available to all participants.

only 20e advance entry fee.

Prizes for 1 to 3 M/F, Skins and Suits.

Detailed instructions and safety briefing will be issued in advane of the date.

Seperate categories for tickets but you can confirm/change category on the day

FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

Participants should be over 18 on the date of the event but entrys from under 18's will be accepted if they can demonstrate prior experience.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Ample parking available at the Lakeside

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Pat

turgesiusswim@gmail.com

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

No

Can I update my registration information?

Yes

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Lough Lene

Collinstown

Collinstown

Ireland

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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