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.
For the third year in a row, a Royal Cork team lifted the Vice President’s Team Racing Trophy at the weekend. Spoiled with ideal conditions of 8-10 kts of breeze and glorious blue skies, the seeded team of Rory O’Sullivan, James Dwyer-Matthews, Kate Horgan and Emer McMorrow-Moriarty made it look easy. The team progressed well […]
Congratulations to all our sailors who competed this weekend at the Topper Southerns held at the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire. Beautiful sunshine greeted our sailors and parents on Saturday morning – it could have been in the Mediterranean!. Three races were held on Saturday and after a postponement early on Sunday morning the breeze […]
A new round of Laser Europa Cup for 2017 finished Sunday last in Hoorn, Netherlands and counter to what was experienced in Cork harbour, the event was sailed in sunny and warm weather accompanied by a steady 12 knot southerly breeze. Royal Cork sailors were there to compete and compete they did, with overall honours […]