INTERNATIONAL DELVEOPMENT SQUAD – POLAND Event:         Polish Trials Coach:         Michael Gryglewski Dates:         Dept Dublin 30/05 at 1425 and Return Dublin 05/06 at 1255   Accommodation in a hotel near the event Team of 7 sailors of which at least 2 are from the same sex after those traveling to the Worlds, Europeans and IDT France at
British Optimist Nationals 2017, Now Open
  Please see the below notice from our friends in the British Optimist Association. We are delighted to invite you and your sailors to REGISTER AND JOIN US at the 2017 Volvo Gill Optimist British National and Open Championships. 2017 sees the Optimist class heading back to the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy in
  Coming to Baltimore this weekend?  Why not make life a little less stressful and order your groceries online and have them delivered to the house you are staying in Baltimore. Fields of Skibbereen have everything you would need for the week and will deliver to your door in Baltimore. Fields have won many accolades
Reminder for Volunteers for Baltimore
Coming to Baltimore 2017?  You need to Volunteer! Special Notice for all Parents who have sailors coming to Baltimore 2017. IODAI is a voluntary organisation and it needs the help of all Parents to help run the Baltimore Training Week. There are lots of ways you can get involved and make Baltimore week the fantastic experience that
Bodrum Optimist Sailing have sent an invitation to IODAI Optimist sailors to attend an event in Bodrum in March. Please see below for details.   Bodrum International Optimist Regatta (BIOR)   It is a great pleasure to announce the Bodrum International Optimist Regatta (BIOR) Dates:               8-12 March 2017 Location:         Bodrum Sailing Club.
Baltimore Movie and Disco Nights & House Available
Baltimore Spring training week is less than 2 weeks away!   It promises to be a great week of fun for all the family.  There is lots happening including two great nights planned in Caseys for the sailors. Movie Night Every year the Baltimore Movie Night  is a big attraction for our sailors.  The movie
The Laser & Topper Icicles are taking place on 25th & 26th February in Baltimore.  Any families who are doing the Baltimore Optimist Spring Training Week and have older siblings in Toppers & Lasers might want to consider staying on for this wonderful event. See below for Notice of Race and Entry form. Entry Form entry-form-for-laser-and-topper-icicles-2017  
Each year we select a number of Teams to represent the Optimist Class at International sailing events. These teams are selected based on ranking following Trials (which is an invitation only event) in April 2017. Please see below details of the teams IODAI will be supporting this year.   EUROPEANS Venue:          YC Port Bourgas
Baltimore Spring Training week is just 3 weeks away. You have only 2 weekends left to dust off the boats after the winter break and check they are ready for the start of another great year of Optimist sailing.  Please think ahead and check your gear over the next couple of weekends. Safety Check List Below please
11th to 21st July 2017 Royal Varuna Yacht Club,  Thailand     IODAI and ISA recommend that the top Optimist sailors following Trials 2017 represent Ireland at the Optimist Europeans.     Any sailor out of the top 8 (up to a maximum of 5 sailors) at Trials may choose to go to Worlds. IODAI will enter all participating

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