The 2017 420 Ulster Championships has been relocated to Ballyholme Yacht Club on the same dates as previously advised. The event will now take place alongside the Fireball Ulster Championships. The committee are grateful to Ballyholme for facilitating the event at short notice. For information on local accomodation etc. please go to http://ballyholme.com/.
As the premier event in youth sailing, more than 400 sailors from over 60 nations are expected to compete on the waters off Hainan Island from 09-16 December 2017. The 2017 selection process opened in November 2016 after the Israeli Sailing Association exercised the right to withdraw from hosting the 2017 edition as a final…Details
Well done to Kinsale Yacht Club pairing Micheal O’Suilleabhain and Michael Carroll who were awarded the Currabinny Cup for best overall improvement over the course of the five day training camp. The boys improved steadily over the course of the week to pick up a couple of top 3 on the final day. Geoff Power…Details
Michele Halpenny writes:
Open 420 coaching will be held in the National Yacht Club on Sunday 16th April and Monday 17th April in preparation for the Youth Nationals in Ballyholme.
If you would like to take part, please contact Michele Halpenny at firstname.lastname@example.org before 1st April 2017.
Final call for entries for the mid-term coaching in Schull from 20th – 24th February. Training will be led by Ross Killian, ISA National Coach, supported by David Harty and Graeme Grant and will finish with a one day regatta for the Currabinny Cup. The charge for the five days is €200 per boat /…Details
Final call on registrations for this years training and one day regatta in Schull this February mid-term. For full details please click here
Well done to Ewan Mc Mahon, former 420 sailor, who won the Irish Junior Sailor of the Year in Dublin on Friday night. Ewan achieved a Silver medal in Laser Radial at the Laser Worlds held in Dublin last summer. Other former 420 sailors nominated included Harry Durcan and Harry Whitaker for the Junior award…Details
The Schull Training Camp will take place from Monday 20th to Friday 24th February and will include four days of intensive training lead by Ross Killian, ISA National Coach, together with a one day regatta on the last day. A briefing will take place at 1800 on Sunday 19th. The charge for the five days…Details
Following the withdrawal of Israel as the host nation for the 2017 Youth Sailing Worlds, new bids have been invited to host the event. World Sailing has received bids from three Member National Authorities aiming to host the 2017 Championships. Bids have been received from the following host cities: Mar del Plata, Argentina Melbourne, Australia…Details
Sailors are now asked to renew their membership for 2017. In advance of the training clinic in Schull, the Committee would ask that memberships are renewed using the on-line facility on this website. The membership fee for 2017 of €20 can be paid when completing the form through a paypal account or alternatively using a…Details