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Optimist Regional Training

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 .

Cobbler League for Optimists in October

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…)

Navigation courses at RCYC

Eddie English of International Sailing, wishes to remind you all that they will be starting their Navigation Courses at the Club very soon. In fact the Day Skipper course begins on Mon Oct 1st. next. This runs from 1930 – 2215 Hrs. and is over 17 evenings, breaking for a month at Christmas, and finishing […]

Autumn League 2007 Notice of Race and Entry Form

2007 Matthews Autumn League continues this Sunday Race 1. Sunday September 30thRace 2. Sunday October 7thRace 3. Sunday October 14thRace 4. Sunday October 21stRace 5. Saturday October 27th Cruisers: Class 1,2,3, White Sail & IRC Restricted5 races are Scheduled- SCORA Races 16 to 20 Click here for Notice of Race and Entry FormClick here for Sailing […]

Nicholas O’Leary wins SB3 Event

The inaugural  SB3 Irish National championships on Dublin Bay over the weekend, hosted by the National Yacht Club. They were a huge success for this new class with a huge entry of 56 boats from around Ireland and 3 who travelled from the UK. 6 races were sailed, 5 of them in a force 3-4 […]

Navy Race 2007 – Report

This race was rescheduled from 2 weeks previously due to a wedding on the Naval base. There was no way the Royal Cork Yacht Club was going to take precedence over a wedding. As it happened the club struck lucky as Saturday the 15th of September was a glorious day.   There was approx. 15 […]

Fancy a RS Feva Blast this Saturday ??

The winds are looking nice and fresh this Saturday 15th 🙂 the RCYC Feva fleet are rigging at 11.00am to allow all you who would like a blast to try out a Feva. Turn up in your wet gear  – 1st come 1st served! See you there.

4 Royal Cork Optimist Sailors Promoted after Leinsters

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…)

Our Optimist Sailors bring home the Bacon

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 […]

September Racing

RS Feva September Racing Racing for September will be on Saturdays only – Starts at 14.30hrs.  A few eager beavers turned up last wednesday we hear Make sure you are all down early so you dont miss the starts! Crews available We have number of ex oppy sailors looking for crew spots so let me […]

Feva Coaching

Gillian Guinness, Feva National Coach, is coming down to RCYC on October 5th (pm) and 6th (all day) for Feva coaching. Check in later for more information.

Racing Line up

Matthews Autumn League begins September 30th Full Racing Calendar Cruisers  2007 here

Setanta Optimist Coverage

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

Setanta Optimist Coverage

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

Setanta Optimist Coverage

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  

Optimist Nationals on Setanta Sports

Setanta Sports are showing some footage from the Optimist National Championships recently held at the Royal Cork. 72 local sailors took part so look out for our up and coming sailors on Sports Nationwide at the following times: Thursday 6th Sept: 18:30 & 21:30Friday 7th Sept: 15:50Friday 21st Sept: 11:00 & 18:00 The Irish National […]

National 18 Class Irish Championships

The National 18 Class Irish Championships will take place this weekend at the R.C.Y.C. A great turn out is expected following on the back of  the largest turnout fotr the British andIrish champioinships earlier this year. The Notice of Race is availible on the National 18 Class PageEntry Forms are availible in the R.C.Y.C.Racing will […]

National 18 Class Irish Championships Notice of Race

2007 NATIONAL EIGHTEEN FOOT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS  Royal Cork Yacht Club, Saturday 8th to Sunday 9th June 2007 NOTICE OF RACE  1. The championship is organised by the RCYC and governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing, ISA prescriptions and the National 18’ Class Rules. 2. The championship is open to National 18’ Class boats. The entry form must […]

National 18 Irish Championships

2007 NATIONAL EIGHTEEN FOOT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS  Royal Cork Yacht Club, Saturday 8th to Sunday 9th June 2007  NOTICE OF RACE 1. The championship is organised by the RCYC and governed by the Racing Rules of Sailing, ISA prescriptions and the National 18’ Class Rules. 2. The championship is open to National 18’ Class boats. The entry form […]

NATIONAL 18 CHAMPIONSHIPS

The National 18 Class Irish Championships will take place this weekend in the R.C.Y.C.Following on from the largest British and Irish Championships in Recent years a great turn out is expected with a number of boats even travelling to Cork from overseas. The Notice of Race can be found on the National 18 Page.Entry Forms […]

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