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Galway Science & Technology Festival

The Science of Sea Swimming

The Black Box

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The Galway Science & Technology Festival is delighted to bring you an evening talk on the 'Science of Sea Swimming' with speakers including surfer, scientist and explorer Easkey Britton, physicist Jessamyn Fairfield and swim coach Caitriona Lynch.

During the evening you will hear about the power of the ocean to connect and the therapeutic powers it offers; the moon's powerful gravitational pull which generates high and low tides and how to engineer your way to the perfect swim technique.