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Updated List of Nominees for ICRA Boat of the Year 2012

November 7, 2012 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

National Handicapper, Denis Kiely, has now circulated an amended list of the nominees for ICRA Boat of the Year 2012 and this includes three Royal Cork Yacht Club contenders.

The eagely awaited result for this prestigious award will be announced at the Annual ICRA Conference to be held at the Newpark Hotel Kilkenny on November 17th, 2012.

Damien Foxhall Ireland’s most successful offshore sailor will make an interesting extra presentation at the conference titled Nine Round the World Races Success or Failure?

This will be a further highlight presentation to round off a day that will see top International Irish Race officer Jack Roy do a presentation on acting as Race Officer at the Olympics and offer those present the unique opportunity to exchange ideas with a leading Race Officer on developments for Cruiser Racing formats going forward.

Ian Travers will also be doing a presentation on small boat sailing and exciting developments in restoring quarter ton yachts for National and International competition.

Ideas for developing a Sail Training Academy by ICRA will also be floated and there will be an update on Brewin Dolphin Commodores Cup developments including Irish attempts to field a team to contest the next event.

Reviews of ICRA Nationals will include decision on discard format and launch of 2013 event in Fenit. Venues for future ICRA National Championships will also be discussed.

It promises to be an interesting day when all cruiser racing sailors are welcome to attend and have opportunity to exchange ideas on how best Cruiser Racing can develop in the future.

The day will Start at 11am and finish about 4pm in good time for Rugby later.


November 7, 2012
8:00 am - 5:00 pm