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
The Association has received the following communication. Kindly note that we have not verified the offer. John Pearce from Northiam, East Sussex writes: Ex Zhik Dealer disposing of superseded stock. Approx. 50% of RRP. i.e Zhik T1 Harness STG£ 60.00 Limited amount of stock Please email: Pearcejr@aapt.net.au for the complete list. Post by Hermes International Parcel…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 firstname.lastname@example.org with details.
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…Details
Michele Halpenny has advised that the mid-term coaching in Dunlaoghaire is now full.
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…Details
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 email@example.com. To ensure correct coach numbers we need to know final numbers by…Details
We are delighted to confirm that online entry to the 420 Ulster Championships is open. Entrants are strongly encouraged to use the on-line system as registration on the day will only be available in exceptional circumstances. The RYA in Northern Ireland have put together an excellent program for the weekend, which is part of their…Details