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  • Upgrades to Gold & Silver following RCYC Munsters 2024

    The following sailors have been upgraded to Gold and Silver following RCYC Munsters 2024. Congratulations to all. Juniors ( Bronze to Silver )Ruairi Slattery, 4th JC23, 3rd JM24Clara McElligott, 1st

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  • 2024 Munster Championships

    15/16 June 2024 – Royal Cork Yacht Club Everything you need to know about the Munster’s Notice Of Race Links to Racing Rules of Sailing Link to Clubs web page

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  • 2024 Irish Optimist National Championship

    15- 18 August 2024 Event Documents Notice of Race 2024 Optimist Irish Nationals Main Fleet Supplementary Sailing Instructions – to follow 2024 Optimist Irish Nationals Regatta Fleet Sailing Instructions –

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  • Upgrades to Gold & Silver following EABC Ulsters 2024

    The following sailors have been upgraded to Gold and Silver following EABC Ulsters 2024. Congratulations to all. Juniors ( Bronze to Silver )Arthur Fegan, 2nd JU24, 1st JC23 Seniors (

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  • 2024 ULSTER CHAMPIONSHIPS

    East Antrim Boat Club – 11th & 12th of May, 2024 East Antrim Boat Club is delighted to welcome everyone to the first Regional Championship of 2024! The team have

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  • 2024 Irish Sailing Youth Nationals

    The anticipation had been building for weeks and as group of 39 of the countries more experienced Optimist sailors headed for the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven this week

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  • Howth Yacht Club’s annual Brassed Off Cup

    Howth Yacht Club’s annual Brassed Off Cup is once again being held on the traditional day of Good Friday, which falls on March 29th of this year. This fun Optimist dinghy event

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  • 2024 Irish Sailing Youth National Championships

    As you all know, our season really gets going in May but our Oppies do participate in Irish Sailing’s Youth Nationals which this year will be in the Royal Cork

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  • IODAI Sprint Series 2024

    IODAI is really pleased to introduce our much anticipated Sprint Series. The Sprint Series will be a support to club winter training programs by giving sailors access to competition through

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  • AGM Report 2023

    The 2023 Annual General Meeting of the The Optimist Dinghy Sailing Association of Ireland Limited (IODAI) is took place at 20:00 by Zoom online webinar on Tuesday, 28th November, 2023.

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  • AGM 2023

    The 2023 Annual General Meeting of the The Optimist Dinghy Sailing Association of Ireland Limited (IODAI) is taking place at 20:00 by Zoom online webinar on Tuesday, 28th November, 2023.

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  • National Training Week 2023

    It’s getting closer and hopefully you have your entry ‘cos this one is going to absoutley epic! The best coaches from around the world and parties for everyone! We’ve amazing

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Annual Membership for 2023 is now open at €70 per sailor.  Click account page to join or renew.