07 Oct 2022

Carrie wins Sligo Channel swim

Carrie wins Sligo Channel swim

Carrie McDaid from Dromahair was the first female in the annual "Channel Cup" 1,500m sea swim which took place recently down the channel at Rosses Point. 15 year old Carrie was second overall and first female to retain the title she also won in 2016. Carrie's time was 12 minutes and 51 seconds, just 13 seconds behind race winner and fellow Sligo Swim Club member, Eoin Anderson. The event which is now in it's seventh year, had 98 swimmers.

To continue reading this article,
please subscribe and support local journalism!

Subscribing will allow you access to all of our premium content and archived articles.


To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.