Cork Harbour Festival- Lecture with Nuala Moore, Renowned Open Water & Ice Swimmer

It’s time again for the Cork Harbour Festival!

Join Us in Welcoming the Extraordinary Nuala Moore

Nuala Moore stands proudly with her team on the shore waving the Irish flag
Image Credit: The Journal

Friday 7th June, 2024 1.00PM- Lecture Space

Admission is FREE. View the Full Festival Programme Here.


About the Event
Chances are you may have heard of Irish open water and ice swimmer, Nuala Moore. A captivating public speaker renowned for her open water swimming feats and leadership in expeditions, she offers audiences a blend of personal stories and profound insights. With her engaging delivery and genuine passion, she shares tales of triumph, resilience, and the beauty of the natural world, inspiring listeners to embrace challenges and discover their own potential. Moore’s ability to connect deeply while imparting universal truths makes her talks unforgettable, leaving a lasting impact on all who hear her speak.


“This is why you are here, the inner voice repeated. You are on the cusp of your own greatness. Breathe and trust yourself. “
–  Nuala Moore


About Nuala Moore
A two time Guinness world record holder for extreme cold water swimming, she is one of six swimmers to circumnavigate the entire coast of Ireland in a relay race, has swam the English Channel in a double relay and has also completed a relay in the Bering Strait. She is also one of only four woman to have completed a 1000 metre swim at 0 degrees north of the Arctic Circle. She has been nominated for numerous awards and has won several medals. She is also the Author of Limitless: From Dingle to Cape Horn, Finding my True North in the Earth’s Vastest Oceans, a memoir that receives 4.15 stars out of 5 on Good Reads.

Limitless, Book by Nuala Moore
Limitless, Book by Nuala Moore

If you’d like to connect with another inspiring woman, conclude your lecture by exploring our beautifully appointed museum dedicated to the courageous Nano Nagle. Immerse yourself in the rich history behind Nano’s Presentation Sisters and their 18th Century Convent which has been superbly restored.  Stroll through our scenic grounds and garden, visit our unique design & gift shop, and learn more about our current social projects in honour of our Foundress. 

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