Keem Bay to host Cold Water Dip Challenge

Keem Bay to host Cold Water Dip Challenge

Achill’s iconic Keem Bay, which has been recognised with nominations in multiple global and European best beach listings in 2024, is to host one of the Cold Water Dip events for Family Carers Ireland in April. The event is a fundraiser for this national charity which supports over 500,000 family and young carers in Ireland caring for loved ones such as children or adults with additional needs, physical or intellectual disabilities, frail older people, those with palliative care needs or those living with chronic illnesses, mental health challenges or addiction. 

The dip takes place at 12.30 on Sunday 21st April and registration is online here.

Keem Bay in Achill is one of six beaches chosen nationwide to host a Cold Water Dip on the day.