4 NYC members taking part in Round Britain & Ireland Race!

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmaillulabellerdirl 4 NYC members are taking part in this amazing 1,800 NM challenge; the Round Britain and Ireland Yacht Race! Follow the progress of 2-handed NYC’s entry (Yacht Lulla Belle – Beneteau 36.7 Skippered by Liam Coyne and Brian Flahive) Also, on-board Volvo Ocean 70 “Monster Project” is NYC Ensign member and Sailing Coach Ben Lynch who is one of the 2 watch leaders! Finally, with the best chances of taking line honours, Honorary Member Damian Foxall is the co-skipper (with Sidney Gavignet) of the only multihull entry, the MOD70 “Oman Sail Musandam” which visited our Club on two occasion in 2012 (MOD70 European Tour) and in 2013 (Route des Princes)… More background information about the race in today’s Irish Times article here

The race starts on Sunday 10th August at 12:00

Track their progress in the race here