Royal Cork Yacht Club
Inaugural IRC European Championship
PIC CAPTION: Shaking on the agreement: Michael Boyd, Commodore of the Royal Ocean Racing Club and Kieran O’Connell, Chairman of Volvo Cork Week. (David Branigan)
The first ever IRC European Championship will take place during Volvo Cork Week, 10-15th July 2016.
The new event in the RORC Calender will be hosted by the Royal Cork Yacht Club, in the sailing grounds of Cork Harbour and the Atlantic Approaches. Volvo Cork Week is renowned for a variety of sailing conditions to test the competitors, and as an open event, entries for the championship are expected from all over the world.
The first edition of the RORC IRC National Championship took place …