Wordless Wednesday: Braving the Cold for a Christmas Day Swim




21 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. amaryllislog
    Dec 26, 2013 @ 22:32:09

    I would say you are very brave. Some of my co-workers are trying to convince me to participate in the local polar bear plunge. I just don’t think I have it in me!



  2. toemailer
    Dec 27, 2013 @ 02:16:28

    We would love to post that at toemail if you do not mind? Where was it taken? http://toemail.wordpress.com



  3. Ronnie mcGinn
    Dec 27, 2013 @ 17:52:07

    Ahhhh – its so cold — Help !



  4. Roy McCarthy
    Dec 27, 2013 @ 20:02:27

    Fair play to everyone there, more courage than I. Really shows up the milky white Irish skin though πŸ™‚



  5. tric
    Dec 28, 2013 @ 00:35:16

    My daughter did the swim this Christmas for Crumlin. She went in with hundreds of others in her bikini! It was absolutely freezing but I was so proud of her. It was our first year watching and I couldn’t believe how many participated. The swims were at 10, 11 and 12. Huge crowds and so many young people.



  6. Kim McGuire
    Dec 29, 2013 @ 17:26:55

    Goodness, wish I was so brave! The 40-Foot is our favourite place to watch similar brave folk. Thanks for posting. I too may want to repost this over at In an Irish Home…if that’s ok with you. Wishing you all the best. Kim



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  8. smilingtoad
    Dec 30, 2013 @ 00:55:45




  9. Rusha Sams
    Dec 30, 2013 @ 15:46:32

    What a great shot! You were there just in the nick of time!



  10. susan mae detera
    Dec 31, 2013 @ 17:03:40

    you got the best view there joan….looks like you had fun there πŸ™‚



  11. aj vosse
    Jan 16, 2014 @ 16:47:34

    Looks bright and sunny? That the tropics of Cork?? πŸ˜‰



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