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Thursday December 25 2014
12:00 PM

Cabhair Swim, Christmas Day , 2014.

category international | history and heritage | event notice author Monday October 27, 2014 12:49author by Sharon. - Individual

This will be the 38th successive Cabhair Christmas Day swim.

On Christmas Day next (Thursday 25th December 2014) at 12 noon , the CABHAIR organisation will , for the 38th successive year, hold a sponsored swim at the 3rd Lock of the Grand Canal , at Inchicore , Dublin (opposite Kelly's 'Blackhorse Inn' pub) .
Santa gives the 'GO!' at the 3rd Lock on Christmas Day!
Santa gives the 'GO!' at the 3rd Lock on Christmas Day!

Hi !

On Christmas Day next (Thursday 25th December 2014) at 12 noon , the CABHAIR organisation will , for the 38th successive year, hold a sponsored swim at the 3rd Lock of the Grand Canal , at Inchicore , Dublin (opposite Kelly's 'Blackhorse Inn' pub) .
All money raised at this event goes directly to the dependants of Irish Republican prisoners , as expenses are not claimed or taken by anyone involved.
A turf fire , Irish Rebel music , lemonade and mince pies for the kids and 'soup' for the adults will be provided , as usual , and Santa will more than likely pay the event a visit !

If you are in the area between 12 noon and 1pm, hungry , bored or hungover (or looking to acquire a hangover !) then give us a shout. And bring your togs.... !
A 'mixed bag' of Swim pics from previous such events can be viewed at the 'Related Link' below.

Thanks!
Sharon.

Related Link: https://www.google.ie/search?q=Cabhair+2013+christmas+swim&espv=2&biw=1280&bih=677&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=vTxOVOykGcO...kQsAQ

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