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Cork300 events series launched for 2020

Cork300 will celebrate Royal Cork Yacht Club’s 300th anniversary, where it all began, and Cork’s maritime haven, with a series of events next summer.  In 2020, the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven will celebrate its 300th anniversary with an exciting series of events on and off the water across Cork harbour, called Cork300. Founded […]

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Global Team Race Regatta Report from Cowes

The Royal Cork finished in fifth place at the second annual Global Team Race Regatta in Cowes this weekend, hosted by the Royal Yacht Squadron, from the 25th to 28th of September. Twelve teams from as far afield as Australia, India, Argentina, California and Japan fought hard in the toughest conditions the Solent could challenge […]

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RTE Radio One ‘Back to the Rock’

In 1979, the Fastnet Yacht Race turned into one of the greatest yacht-racing disasters ever. 21 people died, many boats were dismasted, abandoned or sunk as the race became a fight to stay alive. On one of those boats was teenager John O’Donnell. (2019) Listen to the podcast here

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Royal Cork Launches September’s DinghyFest’19 Regatta

Now the largest stand alone dinghy festival event in the country, the official launch of Cork Dinghy Fest took place in the Royal Cork Yacht Club last week. Royal Cork Yacht Club Rear Admiral Brian Jones was joined by volunteers and sailors as they marked the announcement of the continued sponsorship and support from CH Marine and the Port […]

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Skippers & Members Club Upcoming Events

Cruise to the City 4th – 6th May 2019 Interested in joining us for a start of season Cruise to the City on the May Bank Holiday Weekend 4 – 6 May 19? Weather and numbers permitting, it would be great to get together on the Cork City Marina on the Saturday evening for a […]

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