There is just over a week to go until the closing date for entry to the Nationals. After the 3rd August a late entry fee of €30 will apply so please enter early. The Regatta Fleet is limited to 60 Sailors and there will be no late entries accepted into Regatta Fleet (after 3rd August). All details
Conor Gorman of the National Yacht Club won the Optimist Class’s Crosbie Cup (limited to Silver Fleet competitors only) hosted for IODAI by Malahide Yacht Club and sponsored by TGI Fridays. Over the six-race series on the Broadmeadows, young Gorman was a model of consistency, recording three second places and one first to finish comfortably
The Leinsters finished this weekend after a great event was run by the RIYC. The winds were very tricky for the 2 race officers . Also with 180 degree wind shifts, the enormous HSS coming in an out and the Cruiser regatta crossing the Optimist fleet, all led for an interesting regatta. The senior fleet was
Grace O’Beirne from the RStGYC won the Senior fleet of the Ulster Championships with Jamie McMahon winning the junior fleet. The silver Senior & junior fleets were won by Max Kavanagh HYC & Leah Rickard NYC respectively.
The first IDT training clinic kicked off with an intense boat handling session in light variable breeze in Dublin Bay. This was a great opportunity for the coaching team (Kirsti and myself) to identify areas the sailors could improve particularly the mechanics of their light wind manoeuvres which were somewhat rusty having had a breezy racing
Race officer Michael Tyrell managed to get 4 good fast raves in today while managing the wind and the HSS. Good day had by all with changeable wind condition resulted in Jonathan O’Shaughnessy taking 1st overall in regatta fleet followed by eoghan turner and lying in 3rd Ethan berkery- kelly Hope to see you all
For registration in Baltimore you will need the following forms completed: Lunch Order form Emergency Contact Details Form Sports Med Form ( Not for Regatta fleet or ISA squad) Baltimore, only a few DAYS TO GO…… Main fleet & Transition Fleet sailors to be rigged & ready at 12.45pm Sunday. Briefing for all sailors will