IODAI would like to thank each of the various clubs for holding our Optimist events in 2020 and look forward to an fantastic year ahead at these exciting venues. Baltimore week from Sun, 16 Feb 2020 to Fri, 21 Feb 2020 at BSC , Baltimore, Co. CorkTrials from Thu, 16 Apr 2020 to Sun,
Save the date: Baltimore 2.0 will be taking place from 16-21 February 2020. Fantastic coaching this year under the leadership of Thomas Chaix. We expect huge participation from our Senior and Junior fleets.
IODAI is committed to training and development and has initiated a new scheme designed for our SILVER Junior fleet sailors, all are welcome to apply, Additional information on the link below;https://iodai.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Development-Squad.pdfThe criteria for applications are as follows; Squad consisting of 12 sailors Junior fleet silver fleet (selected by ranking 2019) Ranking below top 12, “U12
IODAI is currently looking for an Assistant Treasurer to help with organising the association’s finances. Interested in helping out? Contact Conor at IODAItreasurer@gmail.com for further details
Notice of AGM – The Optimist Dinghy Sailing Association of Ireland Limited (IODAI) NOTICE is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the The Optimist Dinghy Sailing Association of Ireland Limited (IODAI) will be held at the National Yacht Club, Dublin at 1:00 PM on Sunday the 13th of October, 2019. Please find the
This is the end of the 2019 sailing season. Congratulations to all sailors for their individual results. Here are the final rankings of 2019. Senior Fleet Junior Fleet The following are the conditions to qualify for Trials: Sailor must compete in the Nationals + (at least) 2 Regionals Scoring is the sum of Nationals place
IODAI has received an invite for a team of five sailors to attend the Abu Dhabi Open Regatta (14th to 19th October). The event consists of three days of a training clinic and a two day regatta. The organisers will cover the costs of accommodation (half board), event entry, Oppie charter, rib charter and fuel.
Here are the pre-rankings of 2019 after 4 out of 5 events ( Pre-Connaughts 2019). Senior Fleet Junior Fleet The following are the conditions to qualify for Trials: Sailor must compete in the Nationals + (at least) 2 Regionals Scoring is the sum of Nationals place + 2 best Regionals placing (excluding non-Irish sailors) Ties