BISRA GaddinAbtGarnish

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BISRA GaddinAbtGarnish is a circumnavigation swim in Cork, Ireland

BISRA GaddinAbtGarnish is a 1 km, 3 km, 5 km and 7 km open water swim around Garnish Island in Glengarriff, Co. Cork, Ireland, one of Ireland's most stunning and safest island circumnavigation swims. Maximum swim time is 2 hours 15 minutes. It is one of the World's Top 100 Island Swims as named by the World Open Water Swimming Association.


It is set in a beautiful post-glacial landscape in the sheltered clear waters of the northeast corner of Bantry Bay surrounded by the rugged mountains of the Beara Peninsula and teaming with water wildlife.

Charity Swim

The GADD is a non-profit event. All proceeds go to BISRA - the Bantry Inshore Search & Rescue Association.

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