Irish Laser Masters at the NYC

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailirish_laser_masters_2010_15The National hosted this years Irish Laser Masters Championships in glorious sailing conditions on Dublin Bay’s Scotmans Bay on 22 & 23 May. This event is exclusive to laser sailors over 35 and had 3 sub fleets, Apprentice (35-44), Masters (45-54) and Grand Masters (55+) all using the Laser standard full rig. Overall winner of the 6 race event was apprentice and SB3 champion Gareth Flannigan from Ballyholme YC and runner up on the same net points was Grand Master Peter Cave of Monkstown Bay SC. The next 5 places were all long time laser sailors all in the Masters category, Justin Maguire (RIYC), John Simms (Ballyholme), Robert Howe (RCYC), Chris Arrowsmith(RStGYC) and the sole lady sailor in the fleet, Cathy Mac Aleavey (National YC). Photo gallery: