About The Association

The Irish 420 Class Association is the National Class of the International 420 Class.  The Class run by a Committee elected every year by its members and includes a minimum of a Sailor Reps as the Class truly belongs to the sailors.

The objectives of the Association as set out in our constitution are:

  • To organise Irish Championships and other events for International 420 Class dinghies.
  • To keep members informed of class events, changes to class rules and other relevant information.
  • To encourage sailors to sail and race the 420, locally, nationally and internationally.
  • To promote a high standard of sailing and racing, whilst upholding fair and sportsmanlike conduct both on and off the water.