Marathon swimmer is at it again in Inis Mean

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Marathon swimmer FERGAL SOMERVILLE talks to Noel McGuinness about his long distance swims in aid of the RNLI (lifeboats). In the past, FERGAL has swum Dublin Bay, the English Channel, and the Scottish Channel, amongst others. Later in 2014 he plans to swim from the Bailey to Bray.

He talks about his preparations, the good work of the lifeboat crews, and the joys of long-distance sea swimming.

Duration: 14'46" DATE: August 1, 2014
Interviewer:Noel McGuinness
Producer:Zandra
Interviewee:Fergal Somerville
Themes:Local News
Keywords:Long, distance, swimming, endurance, channel swim, RNLI, lifeboats
LocationIreland, UK Time Period:2014
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
Identifier:NEARFM_20140801_NST_002.mp3
Rights:Creative Commons License
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