Announcing the Bray Charities Sea Swim for 2017 Bray Lions Club President Jerry Teehan said this remarkable event has over the last 33 years raised €321,888 for many local worthy causes.
It is wonderful to have it as the first event in the year in which we will celebrate 30 years of Lions in Bray.
Bray Lions Club is seeking your help to spread the word verbally, and by Facebook and Twitter !
With many of the swimmers turning out in fancy dress, this is always a very enjoyable and colourful event, and we all love a challenge! Out of the many deserving charities, Bray Charities Sea Swim has decided to choose four and this year we have chosen as our charities for 2017: Wicklow Hospice WH 5 Loaves, Bray Order of Malta, Bray Bray Lions Senior Citizens/Carers' Fund
Remember no admin costs are incurred, the entire fundraising proceeds will go directly to these local charities. Bray Lions Club Members pay all costs of running the Swim. Dr Brendan Cuddihy of Wicklow Hospice encourages as many people as possible to take part in this important and long established fundraising event. If you're up for a challenge or just looking for a sudden sharp shock to blow away the night before cobwebs Contact John McEvoy on 086 - 85 61 888 or email [email protected] or see Bray Lions Club's Facebook page. Details also available at the Strand Hotel or FHM Accountants (Red Door behind McDonalds) If you're looking for something exciting to do with the family, come on down to Bray Seafront before 12 noon on Sunday 1st January 2017 and join the fun!!!
Click here to view video of our 2016 Swim