The ISA Youth Pathway National Championships 2017

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailclare-gorman-ballyholme NYC sailors got top 5 finishes in both Laser Radial and 4.7 fleets in Ballyholme! The ISA Youth Pathway National Championships 2017 took place April 20th-23rd, 2017 in Ballyholme Yacht Club. The NYC was well represented by 6 sailors in the Laser Radial and one sailor in the Laser 4.7. The racing was tough, with the conditions being very light on the 3 of the 4 days, with moderate breeze on the second day on calm seas in Belfast Lough. In the super competitive Laser Radial Class there were a number of past champions battling it out in the 43 boat fleet. The NYC was proudly represented by Loghlen Rickard, Johnny Durcan, Eoghan Byrne, Ella Hemeryck, Luke Rickard and Andrew Irvin. The top 3 NYC sailors in the Laser Radial were: In the Laser Radial Fleet the top 3 NYC sailors were: • Loghlen Rickard – 4th on 51 points • Johnny Durcan – 9th on 75 points • Eoghan Byrne – 15th on 129 points In the 33 boat Laser 4.7 Fleet, the NYC’s sole representative, Clare Gorman (picture above) got a podium place, finishing 3rd on 22pts. laser-youth-pathway