International Easter Regatta – Brassermermeer – Amsterdam
Irish Optimist sailors performed extremely well at the prestigious International Easter Regatta in Brassermermeer near Amsterdam over the Easter period.Alexander Rumball was best over the four days with an 18th overall.Royal Cork sailor Richard Harrington was next Irish sailor in 33rd place with Ali Dix and Tara Flood in 50th and 51st respectively.Kinsale Yacht Club sailor Eoghan Cudmore finished in 62nd place with Patrick Daly from Tralee Bay SC in 84th rounding out the Gold Fleet. Aodh Kennedy from Kinsale YC collected the prize for winning the Silver Fleet with Holly Campbell from RNIYC finishing close by in 13th .Royal Cork’s Conor Lyden finished 45th, Eoin Keller 69th,Lucy Bolger 75th with Michael Magowan and Fiona Daly also finishing in the Silver Fleet. Mark Condy showing the way to success in the Bronze Fleet with Georgina Corbett also finishing in the Bronze Fleet. A very successful trip therefore with great credit due to the coaches Thomas Chaix and George Kingston, and the families who travelled in support.