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North Sails Downwind Clinic 2nd May

On Wednesday evening the 2nd May we held the first of two North Sails downwind Clinics for the mixed dinghy class.  The evening was cold and blustery with the breeze from the north west out on the bank it made for testing conditions for the teams. There was a mix of 29er’s and RS 200’s which […]

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Kinsale Yacht Club Matthews Helly Hansen Spring Series Concludes

The Matthews Helly Hansen sponsored Spring Series hosted by Kinsale Yacht Club concluded last Saturday in glorious sunshine and light winds. PRO Denis Kiernan laid a starting line for the final race of the series just outside Sandycove and used a mixture of local marks for the various fleets. The weather conditions were light with […]


Ulster Laser Championships

Nineteen of our laser sailors made their way northwards last weekend to compete at the CH Marine Ulster Championships hosted by Ballyholme Yacht Club.  It was the last qualifying event for Irish Masters to get points on the ranking ladder before the Master Worlds this September.  This significantly increased the number of competitors at the […]

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Keelboats Start of Season Update

Hi All, A Message from your Rear Admiral Keelboats Kieran O’Connell   The start of the Keelboat racing season is upon us already, and 6 boats have already been hard at work competing in the Crosshaven Boatyard April league See results HERE. Also our traveling boats have been doing really well down in the Kinsale […]

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North Sails Mixed Dinghy Downwind Clinic / May 2nd & May 30th

 Dear Mixed Dinghy Sailors, Apparently we have some good weather coming!!  I wanted to let you all know what’s planned for the next few week’s ahead Wednesday May 2nd and Wednesday May 30th we have organised two evenings of North Sails Mixed Dinghy Downwind Training. This is sponsored by North Sails Ireland so will be free […]


Keelboats doing well at KYC Spring Series

It has been far from spring like conditions for the strong fleet competing in the longstanding Kinsale Yacht Club annual Spring league. The Spring Series (aka April League) is very kindly sponsored this year by Mathews Helly Hansen. The first day of racing was on Sunday 8th April. A light 8/10kts of breeze from the […]

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