A very large and very well established regatta, the 2017 Kiel Week finished with some very noticeable performances by our Royal Cork members that were in attendance. The 49er class saw Seafra Guilfoyle and Ryan Seaton ( Ballyholme YC) with a top 20 finish and best of the Irish in 18th position, while the all […]
Next weekend will see the club come alive with dinghy activity across a myriad of classes as Cork Dinghy Fest is again attracting large numbers and the scene is set for some great racing. There are a number of race areas which will be assigned to each specific fleet ; From the optimist ‘fun fleet’ […]
As many members will know, the famous Americas Cup series is being contested at present in Bermuda between New Zealand and America. This high octane sailing competition is being viewed all over the world and great to see one of our members , Marcus Spillane flying the Royal Cork burgee while attending the event. Marcus […]
Yesterday was the last days racing for the 2017 O’Leary Life Sovereign’s Cup in Kinsale, and it was as always a great event with top quality racing across all classes. This year’s winner of the Sovereign’s Cup was Robert McConnells Fool’s Gold from Dunmore East SC with the luxury of discarding a first place. But RCYC featured […]
It was difficult to believe that Cork Harbour was not in fact in the Mediterranean when the sailors took to the water at midday today. The Regatta was the conclusion of the Skills for Gold Coaching Programme held during the month of June for all dinghies in the Club. There were Optimists, RS 200’s, RS […]
The big game will be live on screen tomorrow morning – Anthony will be serving early morning breakfasts in the bar. Come on down and cheer on Peter O’Mahony and his team from 8.00am.
A reminder that tomorrow, Saturday 24th , is the annual pilgrimage across Cork harbour to Ballincurra for our N18 fleet. The weather looks ideal with F.G. scheduled for 1530 in the proximity of No. 8 (launch time from the club is 1445). A tow has been arranged to bring all boats home after the prize […]
Midsummer Madness scheduled for this evening, Thursday 22nd and tomorrow Friday 23rd is postponed until Thursday 29th and Friday 30th next week. Regular racing will continue as normal this week.