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Optimist Laying-Up Supper, Prizegiving and Coaching Symposium

The Optimist Laying-Up Supper on Friday 30th November at 7pm should not be missed if you are an Optimist sailor or parent. Prizes for the overall leagues will be presented and there is a symposium with Nin O’Leary to discuss plans for coaching in the New Year. Please call the club to give the Mary […]

Royal Cork Hotline

We want your News, Views and Reports.A Club "Hotline" number has been set up for you to air your views, submit sailing reports or simply to let us know of interesting happenings in your boating world. (more…)

Matthews Autumn League Final Race Report

Nadia in the Matthews Autumn League Photo R. Bateman The Class 1 start of last Sunday’s Matthews Autumn League at Crosshaven was a tension filled period awaiting the start sequence with a strong ebb from the Spring tides pushing the boats onto the line and necessitating the Race Officer to admonish the fleet to “mind […]

Aodh Kennedy wins the Cobbler League

Last Day Action from the Cobbler League by Gabrielle Morehead Aodh Kennedy of Kinsale Yacht Club won the Cobbler League at the Royal Cork Yacht Club from local favourite Killian O’Keeffe while sailing in France! (more…)

Optimist Sailor, Peter McCann, wins Coveney Cup

Peter McCann on his way to Winning the Coveney Cup. Photo R Bateman The format of the Coveney Cup, traditionally a Mirror event, was opened to all junior sailors for the first time this year and attracted entries from the Mirrors, Lasers, Fevas and Optimists. (more…)

Optimist Fun Day Photos

The Optimist sailors and parents took a day off from sailing in September. Ringabella was the order of the day and Joe O'Mahony was on hand to take the photos. See here for the whole album. Optimist Sailors at the Beach

Matthew Chandlery Autumn League Race 4

Last Sunday the penultimate race of both the Matthews Chandlery Autumn League, including the South Coast Offshore Racing Association League at Crosshaven, was not without its thrills and spills. (more…)

Optimist Cobbler League Photos

One of many happy Optimist Sailors Bob Batemen very kindly took a number of excellent photographs of the Optimist fleet last weekend. Check them out on the Club Gallery .

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