Baltimore – Kayaking Moonlight Experience and more …
IODAI have teamed up with Atlantic Sea Kayaking again this year for the Baltimore Spring Training Week. Some of the quotes from parents who tired the Kayaking last year include: “Amazing” “Stunning night sky” “Not to be missed” This year Atlantic Sea Kayaking are offering 3 different Kayaking experiences.   Moonlight/Starlight Experience Wednesday 22nd February
Registration for Baltimore closes this Monday!
Don’t forget to register for the Baltimore Spring Training Week 2017 taking place Sunday 19th February to Friday 24th February 2017, Registration closes this Monday February 16th, don’t be disappointed and make sure you enter your sailor today! The Baltimore Spring Training Week event is considered to be one of the top International sailing clinics in
When entering IODAI events please note the following are the policies in relation to entry fees (including Baltimore). Events can only be entered by paid up members of IODAI (or the equivalent national association) The entry must be made and the fee paid through the Paypal facility on the IODAI website. Refunds can only be
RCYC team head to Monaco for Optimist Team Race Event
The Royal Cork Yacht Club is one of 16 teams from 11 countries invited to compete in the annual Monaco Optimist Team Race event. An original match race format for teams of four Optimist sailors it brings to the fore not just the sailors technical prowess, but tactics and above all team-work. We wish the
Only 1 week left to enter Baltimore 2017!
The first big event of the 2017 Optimist Sailing calendar year is Baltimore Spring Training Week. Baltimore week is a fantastic week of sailing for all Optimist sailors of all levels of ability. There will be a range of national and international coaches on hand to help kick off the 2017 sailing year. It takes
Happy New Year to all!  2017 promises to be a fun filled, exciting year for our Optimist Sailors. The first big event of the year is Baltimore Spring Training Week. Baltimore week is a fantastic week of sailing for all Optimist sailors of all levels of ability. It takes place during the February mid-term break
Santa arrives in a few hours and Baltimore entries close in 23 days!!
The closing date to enter Baltimore Spring Training Week is January 16th! Early entry is advised to avail of the early bird offer. The early entry fee is €200 per child (available until 16th January). Late Entry Fee is €300 up until 23rd January. Entries are closed on 23rd January and no further entries will be accommodated. The Baltimore
Happy Christmas and an Optimist New Year!
Happy Christmas to all the Irish Optimist sailors & parents and to all the families that visited Ireland in 2016 to sail with us. As 2016 closes we in IODAI are looking forward to 2017 and have a full calendar of events scheduled around the country for you to participate in.  First up is the
Happiness is ….. Schull & Fitbones!!!!
Schull & Fitbones is a really big part of Baltimore Spring Training Week,  for our very special non sailing siblings. Schull & Fitbones provides activities for those 5 years and upwards who are not yet sailing. They do Playground games, Sherkin Island trip and an Adventure Challenge in Lough Hyne Woods. It’s all about fun,
Baltimore Spring Training Camp Coaching Programme for all Optimist Sailor’s Levels
Trying to pick what coaching session to enroll your sailor in? This year we have created a comprehensive coaching programme illustrating the efforts and the sailing way of thinking involved in each level. It also provides the training plan for the week. Click here to view the 2018 Baltimore Spring Camp Training Plan. If you have

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