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
The Irish International 420 Class are pleased to announce that the following teams have been selected to represent their country at the 2016 420 World Championships in Sanremo, Italy: Open Worlds: Douglas Elmes & Colin O’Sullivan Shane McLoughlin & Patrick Whyte Ronan Cournane & Ben Walsh Ladies World Championship: Gemma McDowell & Cara McDowell Cliodhna…Details
A message from Ross Killian – Irish Sailing Association: Worlds team members, We are looking into logistics concerning ISA support at the French Nationals which will take place in Trebeurden, Brittany from the 6th-10th of July. This regatta will replace the traditional trip to Kiel on the Academy calendar, with direct travel to San Remo after the event.…Details
Wexford Harbour Boat and Tennis Club are delighted to be hosting the 2016 Leinster Championships on 25th – 26th June 2016. We now enclose the Notice of Race and Entry Form and would ask that sailors submit their entry as soon as possible. If you have any queries please contact Colin Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org.Details
Wexford Harbour Boat Club are looking for two or three used jibs for the training boats that they use in club boats. If anyone can help can you please contact James Sinnott at 085 7388484.
Although 2017 is not yet over the International 420 Class Association have announced details of the venues for the 2018 Junior Europeans and World Championships. The 2018 420 Junior Europeans will be held at Clube Naval de Sesimbra on the 3rd to the 11th July, Sesimbra is south of Lisbon in Portugal. The 2018 420 Open,…Details
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/.
We are delighted to confirm that Susan McNight will act as the key point of contact for the Ulsters. Susan can offer advice to anyone looking for accommodation and can be contacted at email@example.com or 07738390016. Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern are coming to talk to sailors about their Olympic experience on Saturday evening. It would be…Details
Training will take place at the Royal St George Yacht Club on 4th – 5th of July. The cost will be €60 per boat per day. The NYC Junior regatta takes place on the 6th and all are welcome to stay and sail in that. For further information please contract Judy O’Beirne at firstname.lastname@example.org.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