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Optimist Cobbler League 2019

Optimist Cobbler League 2019

Sunday 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th October 2019

The Royal Cork Yacht Club Optimist Class is delighted to announce dates for this year’s Cobbler League running every Sunday in October.

This is an annual open event and we look forward to welcoming visiting sailors to the Club.  However, we would caution all sailors and parents that this is a Winter event, and may not be suitable for all sailors, especially those new to racing.  Please speak to one of the Committee if you have any questions in this regard.

Cobbler 2019 NOR

Online Entry Form – The entry fee will be €40.  Entries received before midnight on Thursday 26h September will be at the discounted rate of €30. 

Sailing instructions – Cobbler 2019 SIs are now available.

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Skilled for Gold Regatta

The Skilled for Gold Regatta was held Friday on the Curlane Bank in beautiful sunshine and a stiff breeze.  It was the conclusion of the Club Coaching Programme run over the month of June led by Coach Thomas Chaix. Twenty three Optimist sailors and 11 mixed dinghies took to the water after the morning briefing.  A […]

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April/May Prizegiving

The Optimist April/May prize giving took place recently after Tuesday night League Racing.  The full results for the Gold / Silver and Bronze Fleets can be found here and the Copper May League results are here.  Celine McGrath, Rear Admiral Dinghies was on hand to present the prizes to the winning sailors. The Admiral, Mr […]

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“Skilled for Gold” Club Coaching programme commences

The annual Club Coaching Programme organised by Celine McGrath, Rear Admiral Dinghies has been advertised and filled with sailors from across all the junior dinghy fleets in the Club.  The aim of the programme is to develop sailing skills (boat speed and handling) in small group sessions led by Thomas Chaix during the month of […]

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