Tom Healy is an Irish open water swimmer from Dublin and the Glenalbyn Swim Club.
Open Water Swimming Career Highlights
- He won the 2012 15 km Lough Sheelin Swim in Ireland.
- On 11 August 2011, he finished 2nd and won the masters division in the 26.4 km Lake Zurich Marathon Swim in Switzerland in 7 hours 48 minutes.
- On 7 September 2012, he completed a 33.2 km crossing of the English Channel from England to France in 9 hours 51 minutes at the age of 45.
- Healy was awarded the Male Swimmer of the Year by the Irish Long Distance Swimming Association in 2012 for his outstanding performance in completing his English Channel swim in 9 hours 51 minutes, breaking the previous Irish record of 10 hours 19 minutes.
- Healy was awarded the Des Renford Award for the most meritorious swim of the year by a man by the Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation in 2012.