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Skills for Gold Regatta sailed in Mediterranean conditions

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 […]

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RCYC 1 all set - barely recognisable in their summer sailing kit!

Royal Cork retains VP Trophy

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 […]

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Nick Bendon of CH Marine, Paul O’Regan Harbour Master with Port of Cork, Vice Admiral RCYC Pat Farnan, Sarah McKeown of Port of Cork, Event Chairman Nicolas O’Leary, Rear Admiral Dinghies RCYC Stephen O’Shaughnessy.

Cork Dinghy Fest 2017 official launch at the Royal Cork Yacht Club

    The official launch of Cork Dinghy Fest took place in the Royal Cork Yacht Club on Thursday 1st June, with representatives from event sponsors, CH Marine, Zhik and the Port of Cork all present. Chairman for the event Nicholas O’Leary was accompanied by Royal Cork Yacht Club Vice Admiral Pat Farnan and Rear […]

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Club Junior Dinghy Sailors Turn Out In Numbers

Fantastic to see close to seventy of our junior sailors taking to the water Friday last to compete in the annual ‘Coolmore to Clubhouse’ dinghy race. Despite the wind playing tricks, 50+ dinghies made it to the start line in front of Coolmore House and sailed along the Owenabue river with a favourable tide to […]

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