Schull Training Camp – Advance Details

We are delighted to confirm that the Schull training camp will take place at the Fastnet Marine Outdoor Training Centre during the mid-term break in February next year. Sailors and their parents are asked to note the following: Registration will take place on the afternoon of Sunday 19th February.  A welcome briefing will be held at…

Calendar for 2017 now published

We are delighted to confirm the calendar for 2017 for both Irish and International events:   Month Date Country Event Location Feb 20th – 24th Ireland Schull Mid-term Training Schull Mar 18th – 19th UK Inland Championships Rutland Apr 1st – 2nd UK Spring Championships Hayling 29th – 23rd Ireland Irish Youth Nationals Ballyholme May…

Mid-term Coaching Event Report

Michele Halpenny reports: Twelve 420 teams took part in our mid-term clinic in Dun Laoghaire. We had a variety of wind strengths over the 3 days.  The first day was very light but the coaches still managed to get a few races done in the afternoon.  On the second day, cold north easterly winds blew…

420 for sale, IRL 53701

2007 Nautivela 420, sailed in the world championships in 2013 and has barely been used since.  Comes with a full set of Zaoli racing sails as well as 2 training mains, 2 training jibs and a training spinnaker.  Comes with a double stack road trailer.  Price now reduced to €2,950. Contact Jack Lee at 085-8476462…

Local Pairing Win at 420 Ulsters

Michele Halpenny reports: The 420 Ulsters 2016 took place at Strangford Lough Yacht Club on 24th/25th September. 11 teams competed in a very windy event. Racing was cancelled on the Saturday due to the storm; however, the sailors got in 3 races on Sunday in gusty weather with wind speeds up to 25 knots. Juliette…

420 Mid-Term Clinic

The National Yacht Club in DunLaoghaire will be running an open 420 clinic on 31st October, 1st November and 2nd November coming. Cost will be €90 per sailor for the 3 days. If you would like to attend, please contact Michele at mhalpenny@me.com. To ensure correct coach numbers we need to know final numbers by…