The reason for the Silver/Gold split is to provide recognition and encouragement for Irish sailors who are new and/or improving but who may not be achieving top results yet. All sailors start out as Silver when entering the Main Fleet (regardless of Junior / Senior). Prizes are given to the top Silver finishers in both
Congrats to the following sailors who have been upgraded to Gold following the 2016 Ulsters. Nathan van Steenberge Finn Walker Emily Riordan Jacques Murphy Jamie Venner James Dwyer Matthews
The following sailors have been promoted to Gold following their performance in the 2016 Connaughts in Foynes: Alejandra Peleteiro Archie Daly Diego Peleteiro Congrats!!!
The following (previously Silver) sailors have been upgraded to Gold by accepting places on the U12 Squad: —————— Eoin Horgan Iseult Hogan Trevor Bolger Luke Turvey Justin Lucas Oscar Lubliner Patrick Bruen Richard McSweeney Also – following their performance in the Leinsters in 2015, the following two sailors have been upgraded: —————— Alexander Farrell Hugh
Here are the final rankings for 2015: Senior Fleet Junior Fleet To qualify for Trials, you must have raced in the Nationals and at least 2 Regionals, and be ranked: Senior Fleet: Top 40 (and ties) after taking out compulsory retirements due to age. Junior Fleet: Top 45 (and ties) Below is a short Q