Royal Cork Yacht Club win VP Cup 2018
  Royal Cork Yacht Club win the Optimist Team Racing VP Cup for the fourth year in a row. 12 teams from across Ireland came to Howth Yacht Club on Friday June 15th to compete for the iconic VP Cup trophy. After a busy day of racing that saw RCYC 1, RCYC 2, HYC 1 and
Justin Lucas and Ben O’Shaughnessy take the top prizes at the Ulsters!
  A great weekend of racing was had by all at the IODAI Leinster Championships last weekend in Howth Yacht Club.  Over 100 sailors travelled from all over Ireland for the second Regional event of 2018.  Six races were raced in both Junior and Senior Fleet in windy conditions in Dublin Bay. Top prize in
Please print out a self declaration form from (More Information/documents/2018 regionals self declaration form) and bring it with you for registration. Please also make sure you do a safety check on your boat before you travel and make sure all your equipment is in good order and that you have a whistle. Looking forward
The third event of the IODAI 2018 calendar is the Connachts.  This year we are delighted to have the event hosted by Lough Derg Yacht Club, on the eastern shores of Lough Derg, in Domineer.  The Connachts are taking place over the weekend of July 7th and 8th. As entries are now open for the
This weekend sees the VP Trophy and IODAI Leinster Championship taking place in Howth Yacht Club, Dublin. We are looking forward to welcoming you to HYC for the second IODAI regional event of 2018 and the VP CUP. Please see the attached for important information for sailors and families planning to attend these two events.
The  second regional event of the year, the Leinsters are taking place over the weekend of June 16th & 17th in Howth Yacht Club, Co. Dublin.  The Leinsters weekend promises to be a weekend of great sailing and fun both on and off the water.   The early entry discount finishes at 10pm June 1st, we
Best of luck to IDT Team Poland!
The International Development Team (IDT) Poland 2018,  set off from Dublin Airport, for Dziwnow in Poland yesterday.   They were heading to compete in the Dziwnow Cup, being held in the venue of the 2015 World Championships.  On the development team is:   Alana Twomey (RCYC & CHSC) Eoin Horgan (RCYC & BSC) Richard McSweeney
The Optimist Team Racing Championship – The Vice President Trophy was a superb success last year with over 50 races sailed in Summer type conditions for the clubs participating (MYC, TBSC, RStGYC, NYC, RCYC, HYC) and nail biting matches right up to the finals. On Friday June 15th, Howth Yacht Club will once more host the awaited
Johnny Flynn and Rocco Wright take the top prizes at the Ulsters!
A great weekend of racing was had by all at the Volvo Optimist Ulster Championships last weekend in Malahide Yacht Club.  Over 130 sailors travelled from the four corners of Ireland for the first Regional event of 2018.   Four races were raced in the sunshine on day one, and two more were raced on day
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