Due to the success of our Dawn to Dusk Daily Dip in August we are asking people to get back in the water this December to support our service for people with disabilities.

Can you get involved this time around? Bravely dip this December in any of Ireland’s popular lakes or coastal locations and benefit from all the restorative powers that open water has to offer. Do it for the Christmas Craic or to achieve a personal goal!

Sign up as an individual, with friends or as a family and share the thrill!

Set your own challenge – suggested goals


–      1 Dip in December

–      1 Dip a Week in December

–      1 Dip a Day in December

On registration you will receive a St. Michael’s House Daily Dip Silicone Cap for your activity

Register here for €15pp (+ booking fee) Family Rate of €50 (2 adults & up to 3 junior dippers)

  • Complete Your Goal within the month of December
  • Fundraise for our event project below or a Unit close to your heart using the following platforms:


All non-unit focused funds raised will directly benefit the St. Michael’s House Devices Project

Cold Water Swimming has long been associated with health benefits – there’s even a word for it: ‘thalassotherapy!

The open water can make your problems seem smaller. It can also;

  • boost your immune system
  • give you a natural high
  • improve your circulation
  • It burns calories
  • It reduces stress