Gaelforce Great Fjord Swim
Oct 12 2019
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Leenane, Leenane, Galway,
Open water swimming event beneath the shadow of Connaught's highest mountain, in the waters of Killary Fjord, County Galway.
Ireland’s largest open water swim and sell out event, the Gaelforce Great Fjord Swim is a must do event for all open water swimmers in 2019.
There are 3 distances to choose from; 3.9km | 2km | 750m, so something for everyone.
3.9KM (FULL IRONMAN-DISTANCE) ROUTE
For experienced swimmers who want to test themselves in a unique setting.
Wetsuit and non-wetsuit swimmers welcome.
We will bring you to the start line in a catamaran then you jump out and swim to shore. Now that is real open water swimming in Ireland!
Hitch a lift with a fishing trawler to Co. Mayo and swim back to Co. Galway!
Set in sheltered waters of the Killary Fjord – Ireland’s only fjord, this extraordinary event offers you the perfect weekend away. Getting there is quick and easy, fly into the regional airport at Knock from many locations around the UK. Accommodation packages are available. Full details on website.