4 Irish sailors travelled to Maubisson in France, over the October break. There were 98 420s racing as well as other classes. The 420 fleet sailed a total of seven races over the four day event. Light conditions dominated in beautiful autumn sunshine. On the first day, racing was abandoned due to lack of wind. However,…Details
HYC will be running a 420 training weekend on November 21st and 22nd, open to all 420 sailors. This is a great opportunity to prepare for the UK End of Seasons or the Kinsale Christmas regatta. Alistair Kissane is confirmed as coach for the weekend together with an assistant coach. Fees are €100 for the…Details
Good luck to Doug and Colin heading to Malaysia in two days time and also to fellow team members Aisling Keller and Liam Glynn representing the Laser class.
Ross Killian will accompany our four Irish sailors to the 2015 ISAF Youth Worlds.
Howth Yacht Club‘s Douglas Elmes (17) and Colin O’Sullivan (16) have won a bronze medal for Ireland at the World Youth Sailing Championships that concluded in Malaysia today. The Irish National Champions sailed a consistent series in the 420 dinghy that saw them edge out a top Australian pairing in the closing stage of the nine race regatta to…Details
We are delighted to confirm that Open Coaching and the 420 Munster Championships 2016 will take place once again in Schull Sailing Centre during the February Mid-Term break . Coaching will take place from Saturday13th (registration only) to Tuesday16th February with Ross Killian – ISA National Coach – leading the coaching team. The Munster Championships will…Details
Now that the Munsters and the Youth Nationals have kick started the domestic racing season, we are delighted that all our 420 fleet will move to Kinsale for the second Regional event of the year. Racing will be on April 23rd and 24th, and the club will be delighted to welcome as many of you…Details
The National Yacht Club will host the next Opening Training session on the May bank holiday weekend Saturday 30th April and Sunday 1st May. Ross Killian will be the lead coach. You can enter on line on the NYC website under Junior Sailing. Please enter by Wednesday 27th April latest. This is to ensure we have the correct number of coaches…Details
Invitations to teams who achieved the qualification criteria for attendance at the 420 World and Junior European Championships have been emailed earlier today. If successful sailors have not received their invite they should please contact the President John Elmes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Douglas Elmes and Colin O’Sullivan have won the ISA Youth Sailors of the Year for 2015 at the ISA Award ceremony yesterday – 4th February. This is great recognition for the huge achievements of this crew during 2015 at the ISAFs, Kiel Week, Worlds and Junior Europeans together with the excellent results secured both at…Details