Alex Barry, Sandy Rimmington and Richard Leonard sailing Aquadisiacs were the overall winners of an 11-boat National 18 Southern Championships in the Royal Cork Yacht Club last weekend.
The Royal Cork/Monkstown Bay trio won by a margin of three points over older brother Ewen steering FOMO crewed by Stanley Brown and Dion Barrett on 14 points. Two points back was third overall, Fifty Shades sailed by Laser ace Nick Walsh, Rob Brownlow and Eddie Rice.
The Aquadisiacs crew sailed a consistent seven-race series on Cork Harbour dipping only once out of the top three in a scoreline that included two race wins. The class are now looking forward to their National Championships in the club on September 12th and 13th.
Full results here
Photo gallery from the weekend’s club racing below, courtesy of Bob Bateman