Cove Sailing Club have published details for the upcoming Cobh to Blackrock Race, and have provided an update below. This year the race will take place on Saturday, September 4th. Please note the departure from the usual day of Sunday. This is to coincide with the Port of Cork Open Day. There will be a myriad of festivities and events taking place in and around the harbour area and surrounding localities on the day.
The Cork Harbour Open Day is taking place on the same day, and all competitors have been invited by the Port of Cork to berth at the new City Quay marina. Any boats taking part in the race can berth overnight at the marina free of charge.