Time to take on the mile swim chllenge

Swim Ireland (SI) are delighted to announce the return of ‘Swim for a Mile Challenge’ Portlaoise after the hugely successful first year.

Swim Ireland (SI) are delighted to announce the return of ‘Swim for a Mile Challenge’ Portlaoise after the hugely successful first year.

The initiative challenges the public to compete in national events to swim a mile. SI will provide a free training programme, advice and motivation for all who take on the challenge.

The 2015 event promises to be bigger and better, teaming up with Ireland Active to get pools all across Ireland participating, with free Coaching Clinics and free training programmes.

Participants will be able to hone their swimming technique, increase fitness but most importantly be in prime shape to take on the mile challenge when the event takes place from May 18-22.

Participating pools in Laois include - The Portlaoise Heritage Health & Fitness Club Club Vitae, Maldron Hotel, Portlaoise

For more details see www.swimforamile.com