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Cathy MacAleavy makes the cover of influential French Mag Chasse Maree

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chasse maree  Leading French maritime heritage publication Chasse–Marée features NYC  Water Wag sailor and builder Cathy MacAleavey on its lastest front cover.

In a full length feature article, the magazine features the history of the world’s first one-design dinghy (‘le premier monotype’) that has its origins at Shankill beach in Co. Dublin from 1886.

Irish Olympian MacAleavey, who recently exhibited a new build of the 13–foot craft at the RDS is photographed on the front cover at Jimmy Furey’s workshop on the river Shannon at Roscomon.

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