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Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 20 November, 2019

#Swimming

From The42 American superstar Katie Ledecky suffers her first major loss in thrilling worlds final Swimming This post contains videos

American superstar Katie Ledecky suffers her first major loss in thrilling worlds final

World record holder Federica Pellegrini pulled off a late, late comeback in the 200m freestyle final.

From The42 Michael Phelps loses to great white shark in virtual race Fin This post contains videos

Michael Phelps loses to great white shark in virtual race

‘Will there ever be a boy born who can swim as fast as a shark?’

From TheJournal.ie Teenage boy drowns after accident at River Shannon harbour RIP

Teenage boy drowns after accident at River Shannon harbour

Emergency services were called shortly after 5pm.

From TheJournal.ie The Forty Foot swimmers: 'Our oldest is now 91... he has his cake and cigarette before he gets in' Rain Or Shine

The Forty Foot swimmers: 'Our oldest is now 91... he has his cake and cigarette before he gets in'

We talk to members of the die-hard community of swimmers who come to the Dublin spot every day.

From TheJournal.ie Irish GAA player who went missing while swimming in Canada named locally Missing

Irish GAA player who went missing while swimming in Canada named locally

His family has since flown over to Canada.

From TheJournal.ie Search underway for Irishman who went missing while swimming in Canada British Columbia

Search underway for Irishman who went missing while swimming in Canada

The man was swimming with friends on Friday afternoon.

From The42 More success for Ireland at European Junior Championships Take A Bow This post contains videos

More success for Ireland at European Junior Championships

Conor Ferguson’s silver medal continues a fantastic few days after Mona McSharry’s recent triumphs.

From The42 Second European medal of the week for Irish teen as she breaks another senior record Sweet 16

Second European medal of the week for Irish teen as she breaks another senior record

Mona McSharry claimed silver in the 200m Breastroke at the European Junior Championships, to add to Wednesday’s gold medal.

From The42 Joy as Irish teen wins gold medal at European Junior Championships Feat

Joy as Irish teen wins gold medal at European Junior Championships

Mona McSharry claimed victory in the 50m Breaststroke final in Israel earlier today.

From The42 'The swim has been a great way to help us cope with our grief' Memory

'The swim has been a great way to help us cope with our grief'

The 12th annual Frances Thornton Memorial Galway Bay Swim takes place next month.

From TheJournal.ie Coast Guard issues safety warning about Dalkey Island Snorkelling

Coast Guard issues safety warning about Dalkey Island

People on jet skis or boats have been urged to be cautious as swimmers “are virtually invisible to see until it’s too late”.

From TheJournal.ie Hepatitis A outbreak 'caused by fecal matter in swimming pool' South

Hepatitis A outbreak 'caused by fecal matter in swimming pool'

Five people, including three children, fell ill with the disease last year.

From The42 Lochte considered suicide after Rio Olympics scandal Rio 2016

Lochte considered suicide after Rio Olympics scandal

The Olympic swimmer said he hit his lowest point in the wake of the controversy.

From The42 'Unexpected and difficult choice' as Irish Olympian McMahon retires from swimming at 22 Stepping Away

'Unexpected and difficult choice' as Irish Olympian McMahon retires from swimming at 22

McMahon represented Ireland at the 2012 London Games and won two European medals during her competitive career.

From TheJournal.ie 'Always respect the water': Coast Guard and RNLI issue bank holiday warning Swimming

'Always respect the water': Coast Guard and RNLI issue bank holiday warning

Lots of people will be enjoying Ireland’s coastline over the summer.

From TheJournal.ie 'Being able to talk to other parents has helped ease the worry' Straight2swimming

'Being able to talk to other parents has helped ease the worry'

A free swimming programme is helping children with scoliosis build strength and confidence.

From TheJournal.ie Brave teenager hailed a hero after saving a boy from drowning Against All Odds

Brave teenager hailed a hero after saving a boy from drowning

Clodagh had the awareness in her not to swim out and grab him immediately in case she got dragged down with him.

From The42 Ellen Keane wins gold at World event to bring Ireland's medal tally to four Swimming

Ellen Keane wins gold at World event to bring Ireland's medal tally to four

The Rio medallist claimed gold and silver today.

From The42 Phelps: I've never been in clean international race Doping

Phelps: I've never been in clean international race

Speaking at a US congressional hearing, Phelps said home races were fine though.

From The42 Balancing 30+ hours of training a week and a full-time college degree: Ireland's most promising triathlete Fitness
From TheJournal.ie 'It's bird, dog, horse, cow, and people poo': Swimmers warned to stay out of the water near Melbourne Beaches

'It's bird, dog, horse, cow, and people poo': Swimmers warned to stay out of the water near Melbourne

There’s a bit of a nasty surprise waiting in the water.

From TheJournal.ie Pics: You made quite the splash with your festive swims Brrrr

Pics: You made quite the splash with your festive swims

Even more pics of how you got on.

From The42 Coach of Olympic champion to lead Ireland's swimmers to Tokyo 2020 Big Ambitions

Coach of Olympic champion to lead Ireland's swimmers to Tokyo 2020

Jon Rudd says he wants to help Ireland ‘find that elusive podium position at World and Olympic level.’

From The42 Michael Phelps takes not-too-subtle dig at Olympic rival in new ad Tongue In Cheek This post contains videos

Michael Phelps takes not-too-subtle dig at Olympic rival in new ad

The commercial also features Jim Parsons of Big Bang Theory fame.

From The42 'I kind of needed to win that medal. I’ve nothing to lose now in the future' Rio 2016

'I kind of needed to win that medal. I’ve nothing to lose now in the future'

Ellen Keane reflects on a whirlwind Paralympic Games and her bronze medal win in Rio.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Ryan Lochte 'hurt' after protesters storm stage during Dancing with the Stars Ballroom Chancer This post contains videos

VIDEO: Ryan Lochte 'hurt' after protesters storm stage during Dancing with the Stars

The controversial swimmer was making his debut on the show.

From The42 'The best moment of my career': James Scully smashes personal best in Paralympic final Paralympics

'The best moment of my career': James Scully smashes personal best in Paralympic final

The Meath swimmer held his own amongst the world’s best.

From TheJournal.ie 'He served his country with pride': Tributes to soldier after body recovered off Donegal coast Donegal

'He served his country with pride': Tributes to soldier after body recovered off Donegal coast

Gavin Carey, a member of the Irish Defence Forces, had been swimming off Bundoran with other soldiers when he got into difficulty.

From The42 'It goes without saying that going to the gala in Navan that day was the best decision of my life' Rio 2016

'It goes without saying that going to the gala in Navan that day was the best decision of my life'

Swimmer James Scully is preparing for his second Paralympic Games having fallen in love with the sport by chance.

From The42 New sponsor coughs up cash for Lochte as others bail out Sweet Bro

New sponsor coughs up cash for Lochte as others bail out

A California confectioner has signed an endorsement deal with Ryan Lochte.

From TheJournal.ie Designer says burkini bans in France have boosted sales of the swimwear Skin Cancer

Designer says burkini bans in France have boosted sales of the swimwear

“Women are standing together on this. It doesn’t matter what race or religion.”

From TheJournal.ie Speedo drops Ryan Lochte for making up robbery story Not Impressed

Speedo drops Ryan Lochte for making up robbery story

The story was a major embarrassment for Team USA at the Rio games.

From The42 Lochte takes responsibility for 'immature behaviour' Soz

Lochte takes responsibility for 'immature behaviour'

In his first interview since his claim of armed robbery unravelled, the US swimmer lamented getting his team-mates into a mess in Rio.

US Olympic Committee apologises to city of Rio for swimmers' actions

Four swimmers, including Ryan Lochte, claimed to be robbed at gunpoint in Rio.

From TheJournal.ie Video undermines US Olympic swimmers' 'mugging' story Altercation

Video undermines US Olympic swimmers' 'mugging' story

Doubt has been cast over the testimonies of four US Olympians who claimed they were mugged at gunpoint in Rio.

From The42 IOC denies Ryan Lochte was robbed at gunpoint in Rio

IOC denies Ryan Lochte was robbed at gunpoint in Rio

The American swimmer was reportedly the victim of a mugging.

From The42 Amazing dead heat in women’s 100m freestyle sees USA and Canada share gold Unbelievable This post contains videos

Amazing dead heat in women’s 100m freestyle sees USA and Canada share gold

Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom, who won the 100m butterfly title, finished third in 53.99.

From The42 Disappointment for Doyle in 200m breaststroke Olympic Games

Disappointment for Doyle in 200m breaststroke

The Limerick woman ended her first Olympics with 25th place in today’s heats.

From The42 Hotline Rings EP 3: Defeat for Joyce, Annalise's fantastic form, and a Phelps masterclass Hotline Rings

Hotline Rings EP 3: Defeat for Joyce, Annalise's fantastic form, and a Phelps masterclass

Sinead O’Carroll joins us live from Rio with all the latest Olympic reaction and analysis.

From The42 From great to Greatest: Phelps and Ledecky's golden night Swimming

From great to Greatest: Phelps and Ledecky's golden night

American pair light up the pool on a night to remember in Rio de Janeiro.