Author Archives: carolcashell

Winter Swimming

Sea Swimming dosn’t stop just because it gets cold. Sea swimming just becomes a bit more social and less about the training!… I like winter swimming for these reasons 🙂 It’s now too dark to swim before or after work, … Continue reading

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Logo Design Competition

Originally posted on Myrtleville Swimmers:
Centra, Crosshaven and Diesel, North Main Street are sponsoring some of the costs of swimming caps for Myrtleville Swimmers.  However, we need a logo: Sad swimming hat in need of a logo We are running…

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Swimming Gear!

I have put together a list of places I buy open water swim gear, for a few reasons; now I have all my links in one place and it’s great to share information, If anyone has better links, let me … Continue reading

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It’s Official – we have proof

  Our Certificates, maps and reports have arrived from CS&PF from our 2Way English Channel Relay in July. 🙂 #CM2013 The observers reports are excellently written (thanks Jim Boucher & Mike Ball), they were so accurate, that at one stage … Continue reading

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Last Weekend of Sea Races

I had a busy last weekend of Races, Back to Back swims, Saturday evening and Sunday. Normally I wouldn’t have done two together, but Myrtleville to Churchbay got weathered out in June and the new date was set after I had enter … Continue reading

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Dawn swim – 18 September

Originally posted on Myrtleville Swimmers:
Fantastic swim this morning and a great crowd down for it.  Calm water and clear skies. Pictures from Carol Cashell’s waterproof:   She has two folders for Sun and People. Pictures from Siobhan Russell. Pictures from…

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Powered by Diesel

Originally posted on Myrtleville Swimmers:
Diesel on the North Main Street in Cork very generously gave hoodies and t-shirts to Carol, Bernard and Damian to mark their recent marathon swims.  Thanks to Brian O’Connor for that surprise delivery.  Siobhan Russell…

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