Redmond to start epic swim across Irish Sea for RNLI tonight

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Published on: August 21, 2013

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Taking advantage of weather and tide Steve Redmond begins his greatest challenge yet earlier than expected this evening Wednesday 21st August. Steve will leave Carnsore Point at 10pm to swim across the Irish Sea in aid of the RNLI. He is expected to swim the 80km distance in approximately 35 hours arriving at St David’s in Wales in the early hours of Friday morning. He will be accompanied by local RNLI boats at point of departure and arrival. Crew from Baltimore RNLI station are part of the support team that will accompany Steve on his epic swim. We wish him every success.

Steve swims with Baltimore RNLI

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