420 2016 Irish National Championships

We are delighted to confirm the publication of the Notice of Race for the 2016 Irish 420 Nationals to be hosted by Howth Yacht Club from the 9th to 11th August 2016. The document together with further details of the event are available on the club website www.hyc.ie and we will publish more information on…

420 Coaching at HYC 13th to 17th June

The Irish International 420 Class Association, in conjunction with Howth Yacht Club, is promoting a 420 training clinic in HYC from 13th June to 17th June. During the week, we will have the two Irish 420 Worlds team coaches with Graeme Grant coaching Monday to Wednesday and Ross Killian Thursday to Friday.  Cost will be…

Connaught 2016 Championships – Notice of Race

We are delighted to publish the Notice of Race for the 2016 Connaught Championships which take place on Saturday 23rd April 2016 at Kinsale Yacht Club. Michael O’Sullivan is coordinating arrangements with the Club.  While entries can be made both before and on the morning of the event, Michael would be very appreciative if sailors…

Summer 420 courses at Howth Yacht Club

Howth Yacht Club are planning a number of 420 training courses this Summer and have invited members of the 420 Association to participate. There are three weeks available and the coach will most likely be Graeme Grant. Further details and entry forms are available at www.hyc.ie.  Go to icon “Training & Dinghy’s” and then “Junior Summer Courses”…

420 Connaught Championships – Event Report

KYC’s Cliodhna Ni Shuilleabhain sailing with Niamh Doran came out ahead in a close battle at the 2016 420 Connaught Championships, hosted by Kinsale Yacht Club.  With Geoff Power and James McCann together with Kate Lyttle and Niamh Henry challenging throughout the all-girl crew scored three firsts and two seconds in a six race series…