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Baltimore RS Southerns 2018

One Hundred and four RS Dinghy Sailors enjoyed a great weekends Racing in Baltimore Sailing club this past weekend. Blessed with stunning weather and perfect breeze for sailing all the crews arrived and departed West Cork with a simile on their faces………. Baltimore Sailing Club gave everyone a fantastic welcome and immediately the visitors started […]

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Kieran O'Connell, Event Chairman Volvo Cork Week 2018 & Gavin Deane, General Manager, Royal Cork Yacht Club displaying the Sailors for the Sea flag at Volvo Cork Week 2018

Volvo Cork Week 2018 awarded Gold Certification by International Clean Regattas Programme

    “No water, no life. No blue, no green.” – Sylvia Earle, Oceanographer, Mission Blue Foundation Volvo Cork Week 2018 has been awarded Gold Certification by the International ‘Sailors for the Sea’ Clean Regatta programme with the event sustainability partners MaREI Centre for Marine & Renewable Energy and An Taisce’s Clean Coasts programme. The […]

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RCYC 29er group

Royal Cork 29er fleet continue winning way’s!

The “29er Ulster Championship 2018” was held at Ballyholme Yacht Club last weekend in Northern Ireland. The double-handed event, called the “Weekend of Speed”, included advanced skiffs like the 29er, 49er and catamaran multihulls. In the 29er class, the Royal Cork Yacht Club sent four skiffs that earned the top four spots at the event. […]

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Liam Duggan gets to bring the fantastic Senior Silver "Currabinny" trophy back to the Royal Cork

A wet and windy weekend in West Kerry

The Optimist fleet travelled to Tralee Bay Sailing Club for the last event of the year at the weekend. It was another test of character; Saturday had rain, breeze, big chop, a long trek to the racecourse all of which took their toll on the fleet.  Sunday was a little more pleasant – the sun […]

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