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2021 prizegiving for ILCAs and Toppers & ensign handover with RCNC

With the end of year celebrations curtailed last year due to covid restrictions, the annual prizegiving for the ILCAs and Topper classes was postponed. The dedication all our sailors have showed through the covid restrictions has been amazing. Each fleet has gone from strength to strength. The numbers have grown and the standards have risen, […]

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Annual Coolmore Race 2022

We are delighted to announce that the annual Coolmore to Club Junior Dinghy Race 2022 will take place on Sunday 29th May 2022. This year, the event is kindly sponsored by a local company ‘House of Coolmore’ who specialise in handcrafted bespoke kitchens and furniture. This event will for the first time, incorporate the inaugural […]

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ILCA Connaughts 2022 at WHSC

RCYC Laser Class Captain Tim McCarthy reports on the ILCA Connaught Championships 2022: Sudden tectonic plate movement temporarily relocated County Waterford to Connemara so the ILCA Connaught Championships could be held in Dunmore East. Eighty ILCA dinghies from twenty clubs including 11 RCYC sailors and coach Sophie Crosbie took part in the event at the Waterford […]

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RCYC Dinghy roundup March-April

The dinghy committee have been extremely busy since January across all the programs as we ramp up for the busiest part of the season ahead.  Without covid lockdowns this spring, the dinghy fleets resumed after the Winter break unhindered. Poor weather in February meant a slow start, but March and April were busy as sailors […]

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