Enter via Sailracer for the 2013 Munsters before close of business, Wed 18th September. IODAI members have received an email via Sailracer. We encourage all members to enter on time as a late entry fee will be levied for entries received after the entry date of 18th September. As Regatta Fleet numbers may be limited,
The ISA is inviting applications for this year’s Optimist Squad. Applications must be submitted to the ISA by next Friday, Sept 20th. See details, and selection guidelines here.
My name is Michael Fitzgibbon and I am 10. I started sailing when I was eight and I am a member of Howth Yacht Club where I did my basics skills level this Summer. I have my own Optimist, but I also got to sail on a J80 and a cruiser as well with my
The J80 Juniors is an event run by the team that is current Match Racing National Champion and this years Student Yachting world Cup Team, aimed at sailors under the age of 16. This team is lead by Ryan Scott, Irelands only graduate of the prestigious Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron Youth Training Program (RNZYS
Better weather conditions than Saturday meant that some great racing took place at Howth on the second day of the Leinsters. After Saturday’s training session, the Regatta Fleet got racing, and packed four races into their day. Conor Gorman (NYC) was the overall winner, winning the first two races, followed by Hugh O’Connor (NYC) who
• Optimist Reunion • Malahide Yacht Club • October 12th • 8pm • Cost €20 (for food) • Spread the word • To book email: firstname.lastname@example.org Hi all, During a small BBQ a few weeks back Mary O’Loughlin and I decided it would be a nice idea to organise an optimist reunion. We are organising
Day 1 of the Leinsters really put it up to all the sailors. Bitterly cold conditions, a confused sea, wind gusts of over 25 knots, and a rip-roaring tide made sailors value their hats and gloves. Anyone who didn’t have them today will have them tomorrow! Three races were sailed in the Main Fleet. In