Crosbie Cup is this weekend! Crosbie Cup 2018

The Crosbie Cup takes place this weekend (July 28th and 29th) in Sutton Dinghy Club.  We are looking forward to a great weekend on the water for all our Silver Fleet and Regatta Fleet Sailors.  Entries are still open for the Crosbie Cup, we have removed the late entry fee, so you can enter right up
Entry to the Crosbie Cup has been extended to Saturday July 1st, with no late entry fee for entries up until 10pm on July 1st. This year the Crosbie Cup is taking place at Sutton Dinghy Club, Co. Dublin. The event is open to the following: All Regatta Fleet sailors and Main Fleet Silver Seniors
Munsters Regatta Fleet Now Full
Please note that the Regatta Fleet for the Munsters is now full. If you wish to be placed on the waiting list for the event please email:   For more information on Regatta Fleet Please see and the document named: IODAI Position Statement on the Regatta Fleet 2016
IODAI Regatta Fleet Position Statement.  IODAI welcomes children from 8-15yrs to the regatta fleet who are relatively new to sailing and new to racing. Generally children in the regatta fleet are between 8-11yrs. This fleet is designed to give your child coaching and confidence in a fun atmosphere at an IODAI event with an emphasis on training
If you have suggestions for improvement we would be delighted to hear from you. So who do you contact ? Mandy Kelly IODAI committee member has overall responsibility for the Regatta Fleet. Mandy can be contacted on 0868467129 or The Regatta Fleet Head Coach and Assistant Head Coach positions are advertised annually by IODAI.
Last weekend (26th/27th) saw the Optimist Ulster Championships return to Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club after a great event there in 2013.  There were 24 entries in the Regatta fleet. Taking part in the regatta fleet is an important start to any Optimist sailor’s career. Well done to all our sailors in the fleet
The aim of the Regatta Fleet is to help sailors achieve the necessary skills required to compete in a sailing race. To do this, Regatta fleet sailors will have coaches at each event; Cian O’Regan is the Head Coach along with Conor Hopkins, the Assistant Head Coach. There will be local coaches from each host
The 2011 regatta fleet national championships have just been completed in HYC in super weather conditions. A mixture of light winds, sunshine and then rain & wind enabled the fleet to complete 12 races. As the week progressed & the ability of the sailors progressed the races became longer & more challenging. The 49 sailors
Well done to the 41 regatta & pre regatta fleet sailors who participated all week in the first IODAI training clinic of 2011. The coaches for the regatta and pre regatta were – Katie Malcolm (Head instructor), Diane Kissane , Mark Boylan, George Kingston, David Kenefick, Conor Hopkins and Colm O’Regan. The sailors managed to

Our Sponsors



Connachts 2019

Register HERE

See who's entered HERE

Registration Closed

Irish Optimist Nationals 2019

See who's entered HERE

  Subscribe to our RSS feed

Sign up to our mailing list


Marketing permission: I give my consent to to be in touch with me via email using the information I have provided in this form for the purpose of news, updates and marketing.What to expect: If you wish to withdraw your consent and stop hearing from us, simply click the unsubscribe link at the bottom of every email we send or contact us at We value and respect your personal data and privacy. To view our privacy policy, please visit our website. By submitting this form, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.

Annual Membership


Annual Membership for 2019 will be open from November 15th 2018. This is when registration for Baltimore will also open.

Twitter Conversation


Archive Posts