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The latest news articles, images and videos from the worlds are here. Results for the Worlds are here. And the full regatta website is here.

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505 Worlds Commences

The 505 World Championships come to Cork for the 4th time this August. 80 boats, now fully carbon, have travelled from across the globe to compete in one of sailing’s most competitive and famous fleets. (more…)

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National 18 Class Championships Club Dining

The excitement is building for the National 18 Class Championships that kick off on Sunday with a practice race, before 5 great days of racing from Monday 25th – Friday 29th July. For everyone that would like to dine in the Club during the week, we ask that you would pre-book your meals online to […]


Keelboat June League Wrap Up

The June Thursday night league for Keelboats finished in great style. A full tide, 10 knots of breeze from the West provided ideal conditions for Race Office Richard Leonard and his team to lay a Windward Leeward course between Cork Beg and Cage Buoy. This suited well as the summer breeze faded and shifted towards […]


Royal Cork Teams Take On The Round Ireland

We have three Club boats racing in this year’s Round Ireland Race which starts at Wicklow this Saturday. We wish Blue Oyster (Noel Coleman), Cavatina (Ian Hickey), Nieulargo (Denis Murphy and Annamarie Fegan) and their crews all the best for this long offshore race that takes place every two years. (more…)


Cork300 Gala Dinner Update

            Dear Members, The second allocation of ticket sales for our Cork300 Gala Dinner, which will take place in the Rochestown Park Hotel on Friday 8th July 2022, is now available to purchase by all Members through the Club website. As expected there has been a phenomenal uptake on ticket […]

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May Keelboat Update

Our second league series of the Keelboat racing season concluded last week. The winners were presented with their prizes last Thursday and Friday night (see list below). (more…)


Coolmore Race 2022

Run by the club for its junior and youth sailors, Sunday’s fun Coolmore race for dinghies started off Coolmore House near Rabbit Island and finished in front of the RCYC clubhouse at high tide. (more…)


Cork300 Gala Dinner – Booking Info

Dear Members, Due to phenomenal demand for tickets, we have taken the decision to move our Cork300 Gala Dinner to the Rochestown Park Hotel to accommodate as many of our Members as possible. (more…)

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Kingstown To Queenstown(K2Q) Race 2022

The Kingstown to Queenstown Race (K2Q Race) will start at 11:00hrs on Friday 1st July. The race is a 260-mile offshore race that will start in Dun Laoghaire (formerly Kingstown), around the famous Fastnet Rock  and finish in Cork Harbour at Cobh (formerly Queenstown). (more…)

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Falmouth To Cork Race 2022

The Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven, Ireland and the Royal Cornwall Yacht Club in Falmouth, England are delighted to announce that the historic race between the two ports, most recently run in the late 90’s, is to be revived this summer, starting at 2100hrs on 7th July 2022 off Pendennis Point. (more…)

IODAI Munsters RCYC May 2022-14

Perfect conditions for IODAI Munster Championships at RCYC

RCYC Optimist Class Captain Rob Bateman reports on IODAI Munster Championships 2022 The IODAI Munster Championships were sailed out of the Royal Cork Yacht Club on the weekend of the 21st and 22nd of May. For a first regionals of the season the turnout was a spectacular 125 boats with 78 in the Main Fleet […]

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