Top Menu

Archive | Latest

Oisin-crosbie-cup-2019

RCYC Sailor Wins 2019 Crosbie Cup

Yet more great Optimist news for 2019, our very own Oisin Pierse won the 2019 Crosbie Cup at the Tralee Bay Sailing Club, well done Oisin! Just to make that even better, that’s 3 years in a row now that an RCYC sailor has won the Crosbie Cup! No pressure for 2020 then all you […]

Continue Reading · 0
Screenshot 2019-04-29 at 13.12.02

Optimist Trials 2019

After much planning, multiple meetings, the event for the 2019 Youth Nationals was built out and ready for the sailors to arrive and enjoy. There was to be 4 days of sailing to decide who would make the various teams to represent Ireland in the Optimist Worlds & European Teams along with the 2 International […]

Continue Reading · 0
Colin Morehead, Vice Admiral, Pat Farnan, Admiral, An Tainiste Simon Coveney TD, Annamarie Fegan Chair Membership & Events, Patrick Coveney, Greencore CEO & Gavin Deane, General Manager

Hugely Successful Inaugural Sponsors & Members Corporate Lunch at the Royal Cork Yacht Club

  The Royal Cork Yacht Club has hosted its inaugural Sponsors & Members Corporate Lunch. An Tánaiste, Simon Coveney TD, and Patrick Coveney, CEO Greencore, both Club Members and avid sailors, were the Club’s special guests and they also took part in a post lunch panel discussion with MC Rory Fitzpatrick asking the questions. The […]

Continue Reading · 0
RCYC Sustainability Aoife Deane, Pat Farnan

Royal Cork Claims the Inaugural Sustainability Award at the Volvo Irish Sailing Awards

  This year a new award (the Volvo Irish Sailing Sustainability Award) was presented to joint winners Royal Cork Yacht Club and Howth Yacht Club for innovative ideas when thinking about the environment and sustainability. From providing sailors with reusable water bottles at events, using compostable food and coffee containers, paper straws, online documents, to […]

Continue Reading · 0