Bail and Flail Swim

Sunday 17th September 2023, Two Mile Gate, Killaloe. Boru Tri Club look forward to welcoming you to this day of swims 1km, 500m, and 3km swims for novice and experienced open water swimmers. The swims will take place at Two Mile Gate, Killaloe on Sunday 17th of September. Swimbuoys are mandatory for the 3km event and optimal for the 500m and 1km events. Swims are limited to adult swimmers over 18 years old.

A donation, recommended €10 will be requested by all participants on the day and proceeds will go to Killaloe Ballina Search and Recovery that provide water based emergency support in the area.

The 3km swim, swimbuoy mandatory event is a point to point swim starting at Two Mile Gate and finishing at The Lakeside Hotel. Use of shower facilities at the hotel leisure centre will be available to swimmers after the race and refreshments will be provided in the gardens of the hotel, weather permitting. The prize giving of The Peter Lacey memorial cup will be presented to the first local swimmer to finish. Thanks to the Lakeside Hotel for their kind hospitality.

Registration online at is mandatory for this event and additional swimmers will not be accepted on the day of the event. Please confirm your presence at the registration desk beside the desk adjacent to the lifeguard hut on the morning of the event 30 to 60 minutes before swim starts.

1km 9:00am Swim start time, Register in person at 8.00-8.30/ 500m 10.00am swim start time. Register in person at 9.00am-9.30am/3km 12.00pm swim start time. Register in person at 11.00am – 11.30am. Enjoy!

Disclaimer ; By entering the event I agree to 1. follow the instructions given by race officials and safety officials before, during and after the swim. 2. Allow my photo/television/video image to be used for public relations/media purposes. 3. I am over 18 years. 4. I will use a swimbuoy for the 3km event.

I am entering the TRi a Swim/Bail and Flail Swim of my own free will and hereby agree to keep Boru Tri Club, race officials free from any legal claim however caused by my participation in the race. I accept that the timekeeping is not electronic and as such results may not be immediately available upon my completion of the event.