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Wednesday 3rd October 2018 Sailing to the Edge of Time: The Promise, the Challenge and the Freedom of Ocean Voyaging,  John’s Kretschsmer, world renowned cruising sail sailor, will be coming to talk to the Skippers and Members Club. Johns talk will mirror his new book, Sailing to the Edge of Time: The Promise, the Challenge […]

(left to right) Gavin Deane General Manager (RCYC), Victoria Tammadge General Manager Fota House and Gardens, Admiral Pat Farnan (RCYC), Anne O'Donoghue CEO Irish Heritage Trust and Dermot Burns Club Archivist, (RCYC) at the celebration of the homecoming of the long-lost portrait of John Smith Barry at Fota House, Fota Island.  The painting was jointly acquired by Fota House in collaboration with the Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC).


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 (left to right) Gavin Deane General Manager (RCYC) Victoria Tammadge General Manager Fota House and Gardens Admiral Pat Farnan RCYC) Anne O'Donoghue CEO Irish Heritage Trust and Dermot Burns Club Archivist, RCYC) at the celebration of the homecoming of the long-lost portrait of John Smith Barry at Fota House, Fota Island.  The painting was jointly acquired by Fota House in collaboration with the Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC).

JOHN ‘THE MAGNIFICENT’ SMITH BARRY RETURNS HOME

The homecoming of the long-lost portrait of John ‘The Magnificent’ Smith Barry was celebrated recently at Fota House, Fota Island.  The painting was jointly acquired by the Royal Cork Yacht Club in collaboration with Fota House when it was auctioned at Chiswick’s auction house in London earlier this year. “We at Fota House & Gardens […]

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Keelboats – What’s On

Updates on Midweek leagues, Combined Harbour Races etc. Four races down and two to go and 27 boats competing so far, the overall prize giving will be held in the club bar on Thursday the 06th of September after racing, great prizes kindly sponsored by Fitzgerald’s menswear. The Cove to Black Rock Race organized by […]

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SafeTrx Cobh to Blackrock Race 2018

SafeTrx Cobh to Blackrock Race 2018 Kindly supported by Union Chandlery and Port of Cork.   Keelboats – Notice of Race Saturday 8th September Traditional / Standard Class-FG 14:00 hrs Cruisers 1,2,3,4 White Sail- FG 14:25 hrs VHF Channel 69 Blackrock race NOR Cobh to Blackrock race Instructions to competitors

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RS400 Europeans Report

Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA)recently hosted the RS400 European Championships and Alex Barry, sailing with Richard Leonard travelled to the event along with Robbie O’Sullivan and Phil McGlade being the other Irish boat traveling. There were five days of racing, three in qualifying flights and the final two days were split into gold and […]

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The Battle of Kinsale – Nationals 2018

27 Royal Cork sailors and 9 ribs invaded Kinsale at the weekend (some 417 years after the Spanish) and managed to return with some of the silverware – quite unlike the Spanish! Regatta Fleet raced off Dock Beach, under the turrets of both Charles and James Forts inside Kinsale Harbour. Lucy Moynan and Grace Coveney […]

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BALLYCOTTON RACE

BALLYCOTTON RACE incorporating Trophy Race – Sans Souci Cup (Spinnaker 1) Hugh Smith Barry (Spinnaker 2) Bayona Trophy 1878 (W/S 1) Ifs Stewpot (W/S 2). Part of the Coastal Series. SATURDAY, 18TH Aug. 2018   Ballycotton Race

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Cobh Peoples Regatta 2018

Cove Sailing Club Cobh Peoples Regatta 2018 Keelboats – Notice of Race Class 1 and 2 (Combined) – IRC and Echo Class 3 and 4 (Combined) – IRC and Echo White Sail – All In IRC and Echo Sunday 19th August 2018 – FG 13.45 hrs VHF Channel 69 Cobh Peoples Regatta 2018

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