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Team racing at Howth Yacht Club
Cadets and Young Ordinary members of Howth Yacht Club who are looking for a way to flex their competitive muscles can take to the water for weekly Pico team racing from 6pm this Friday 6 May. Non-members are also welcome…
Irish School Team Racing Champions: The Gonzaga Team were Trevor Bolger Helm 1, Jacques Murphy Helm 2, Archie Daly Helm 3, and the crew were Ethan Hunt, Cathal O'Reagan and Jules Start
Gonzaga College was crowned as the Schools National Team Racing Champions 2022 at the event hosted by the Royal St George Yacht Club at Dun Laoghaire Harbour. Since the event's inception in 2004, it is the first occasion that a…
Schools team racing in Firefly dinghies at the Royal St.George Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire
After a hiatus of two years due to Covid, the Schools National Team Racing Championships are being hosted by the Royal St.George Yacht Club at Dun Laoghaire Harbour on Dublin Bay. The Royal St. George Yacht Club, home to team…
West Kirby Hawks - RYA National Team Racing Championship Winners
The RYA National Team Racing Championship saw West Kirby Hawks successfully retaining their title and the Prince Philip Trophy for another year. Hosted by West Kirby Sailing Club on the Wirral, it was the third consecutive win of the championship…
The winning Gonzaga College Leinster Team racers pictured after racing with Event organisers at the Royal St. George Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire
Eight teams with varied experience competed with Royal St. George organisers delighted to welcome new schools to the annual Leinster Schools Team Racing Championships at Dun Laoghaire Harbour. Racing in Firefly dinghies, the inter-schools match again proved very competitive. Teams entered…
Budworth Sailing Club in Cheshire hosted the RYA/BUSA Women’s Team Racing Nationals
Eleven teams found weather windows to drive to Budworth SC in Cheshire for the RYA/BUSA Women’s Team Racing Nationals - and were rewarded with a weekend of great sailing. Saturday saw a true Manchester style of weather conditions from light…
The RYA’s iconic “battle of the regions” pits young sailors from across the country against each other, representing their RYA Region or Home Country.
The Eric Twiname Junior Championships is back after a two-year absence – and entries are now open. The RYA’s iconic “battle of the regions” pits young sailors from across the country against each other, representing their RYA Region or Home…
University College Dublin (UCD) Sailing Club team racing
University College Dublin (UCD) Sailing Club's first team have had a very successful two weeks on UK waters at team racing events. First, they travelled to Southampton for the Wessex Winter Warmer, an event where only university first teams and…
The RYA Women’s Team Racing National Championship, incorporating the BUSA Women’s Team Racing Championship, is for teams of six sailors who identify as female
Entries have opened for the RYA and BUSA Women’s Team Racing Championships, which will take place at Budworth Sailing Club over the weekend of 19/20 February 2022. Budworth SC in the heart of Cheshire is looking forward to welcoming teams…
At the Irish Team Racing Championships 2021, organised by the Royal Cork Yacht Club, the Technological University Dublin won the Championship for the first time. 108 Sailors forming 18 teams vied for the title and trophy of the Irish Team…
Young sailors, old port……Inter-varsity team-racing off King John's castle at the historic port of Carlingford
When 144 sailors descend on a club like the hospitable but relatively small (numerically-speaking) Carlingford Sailing Club for a festival of team racing, the pressure is on, both afloat and ashore. That pressure is in no way lessened by the…
Perfect sailing conditions on Dublin Bay for the Royal St. George hosted Millennium Trophy Team Racing event in J/80 keelboats
The Royal St. George Yacht Club were the convincing winner after 24 races of the J/80 Millennium Bowl Team Racing event at Dun Laoghaire Harbour at the weekend. Saturday saw Dublin Bay Race Officer Barry O'Neill complete 18 races that…
Carlingford College Combat - This was one of the biggest sporting events run on the water in 2021, and probably the biggest on Carlingford Lough since the fabled Oyster Festival series.
Carlingford Sailing Club, in conjunction with Dublin University Sailing Club, hosted the IUSA Eastern Team Racing Championship on the weekend of 23rd/24th of October, with 24 teams from nine universities, 144 competitors in total fighting it out to see who…
Team racing at the Eric Twiname trophy will take place in Firefly dinghies for youth teams and RS Fevas for juniors
More than 40 teams of young sailors are set for battle this weekend as the 2021 Eric Twiname Team Racing Championships returns. Around 240 junior and youth sailors from across the country will descend on Oxford’s Farmoor Reservoir to compete…
The Senior Teams and their management competing for the 77-year-old Book Trophy between Royal Cork YC and Sutton DC at Crosshaven at the weekend were (left to right) A. Green Bush (Cork Harbour SC), Ian McCormack (Commodore, SDC), Andy Johnston (SDC Team Manager & former Commodore), Olympian Robert Dickson, Shane McLoughlin, Conor Twohig, Peter Boyle & Alan Blay (all SDC), RCYC Team Chloe & Patrick Crosbie, Harry Prichard, Lola Kohl, Maeve O'Sullivan and Alex Barry
It has been a frenetically busy weekend on Cork Harbour with crowded classic events such as the Cobh-Blackrock Race and other fixtures of various levels of association with the 75th Anniversary of the Naval Service. Yet somehow the time and…
The winning team holding the Elmo Trophy (left to right) Alana Coakley, Kate O'Connor, Seth Walker, Patrick Foley, Finn Walker, Jacques Murphy
After a staggering 137 races sailed over the weekend and a stirring comeback on the Sunday morning, RStGYC Sea Buoys won the sixth Elmo team racing trophy with a convincing 2-0 victory in the final. Gentle breezes were the order…

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