Cian Byrne achieved an outstanding result at the Europa Cup Event at Lake Garda, Italy when he came 2nd overall and 2nd in the U16 section sailing the Laser 4.7 Rig. Travelling with the ISA national squad, Cian finished with a final race 1st to cap off a remarkable performance. The Europa Cup represents top class European competition and the Garda event had 160 competitors in 4.7 alone.
The event was also attended by Thomas Chaix’s Bcadamy competing in the Laser Radial fleet which was also an ISAF qualifier. Notable results here were Finn Lynch (NYC) in 5th overall and Fionn Lyden (BSC) in 15th. RCYC’s David Whitaker and Dermot Lynden were 107th and 138th in the Bronze section respectively in a total fleet of 382 boats.