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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 […]

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Dwyer Mathews wins British Optimist Nationals

Well done to RCYC/KYC sailor James Dwyer Matthews (Senior Gold) who won the Volvo Gill British Open Championship, with 5 bullets out of 13 races. What a great follow up to his recent magnificent form at the Optimist Worlds in Antigua.   Also representing the Royal Cork was Harry Moynan who finished in a very […]

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2019 IODAI Munsters at the Waterford Bay SC

Day 1 IODAI Munsters WHSC started out overcast but warm with good wind. All the sailors launched swiftly and made their way to the courses. Race 1 completed with shifting winds, race 2 had to have a course adjustment which remained settled for race 3 the final race of the day. A long rough day […]

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2019 IODAI Leinsters at Malahide YC

2019 IODAI Leinsters at Malahide YC day one started with great optimism and fabulous sunshine, unfortunately not much wind!.  It proved to be a long day on the water with bad shifting winds. Only two races completed. The second day started very calm wind wise but formed up enough to get in 4 great races. […]

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