Congratulations to the three teams who will make up the ISA 420 Academy for the Winter / Spring programme: Nicola Ferguson & Fiona Ferguson - NYC Grace O’Beirne & Katherine Kelly – RstGYC Geoff Power & James McCann – WHSC/RCYC Once they accept their place all of the above sailors are on trial until…Details
ROSS KILLIAN WRITES: I am delighted to confirm that the 420 Academy will be in operation again for the Winter of 2016/2017 and into the Spring. Overview: The main aim of the ISA 420 Academy for this period will be to get an opportunity to train in better climate than what we get in Ireland…Details
Notice of Race and Online Entry are now available for the 7th edition of the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta which will celebrate 200 years of Dun Laoghaire harbour 1817 – 2017. All Entries received and paid for in full by 31st December 2016 will automatically be entered into a ‘Super Early Bird Prize Draw‘ and…Details
A message from Timothy Goodbody, Chairman Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2017 I have great pleasure, on behalf of the four waterfront clubs, inviting you to join us for the 2017 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta for a wonderful programme of racing and fun ashore. We are following our well proven format of four days racing, varied…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…Details
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…Details
The committee are delighted to publish the selection guidelines for participation in the team for the 2017 420 Junior European Championships in Lake Garda. In redrafting the guidelines the committee have given careful consideration to all of the views expressed at the A.G.M. and thanks all members and their parents for their contributions. Planning has…Details
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…Details
The Association are looking to purchase good quality used sails for its two 420 charter boats. If you have any for sale or know the whereabouts of some please contact Mark Whitaker at email@example.com with details.
Michele Halpenny has advised that the mid-term coaching in Dunlaoghaire is now full.