IODAI has organised regional training for all main fleet sailors. This will be in the RCYC on Saturday 13th & 20th October from 10am to 4:30pm and in Kinsale on Sunday 11th, 18th and 25th November. You must sign up for these events in advance through IODAI. Full details are in the link here .
The annual Cobbler League starts on Sunday 7th October for 4 weeks. Launching each day is at 11am. Enties can be completed at registration on each Sunday from 10am. Click here for notice of race. Also please check out the details of the IODAI regional training in the Optimist Section. (more…)
All of the promotions in the national Optimist fleet system after the recent Leinster Championships were Royal Cork Sailors. Conor Lyden and Seafra Guilfoyle were promoted to the Gold Fleet and Julie Tingle and Cian Byrne went up to the Silver Fleet. (more…)
Royal Cork Optimist sailors dominated the prizes at the Leinster Championships at Malahide on 8th & 9th September. In the Gold Fleet, Philip Brownlow finished 2nd, being pipped at the post by Colm O’Regan of Kinsale in the last race. Philip, who is only just 11, sailed a wonderfully consistent regatta in difficult conditions, never […]
Some exciting news for all our young sailors! Setanta Sports covered the Optimist National Championships in August this year, and now it is about to go on the air. Transmission times are Sports Nationwide 06-Sep @ 18:30Sports Nationwide 06-Sep @ 21:30Sports Nationwide 07-Sep @ 15:50Sports Nationwide 21-Sep @ 11:00Sports Nationwide 21-Sep @ 18:00