Junior events

Optimist Ulster 2014

The Optimist Ulster’s took place last weekend in Skerries. 19 young sailors from the National Yacht club took place in this weekend event. Loghlen Rickard, Clare Gorman, Ella Hemeryck, Nicola Ferguson, Dara Donnelly, Cliona Coyle and Cillian Madigan raced in the Senior Main Fleet. Charlie Cullen, Luke Rickard, Leah Rickard, Natasha Hemeryck, Conor Gorman, Jack Hall, Fiona Ferguson, Hugh O’Connor and Charlie McCarthy raced in the Junior Main Fleet, and Zoe Hall, Georgie McCarthy and Billy McCarthy sailed in the Regatta fleet.

NYC Feva take first in RIYC Regatta

Congratulation to Lorcan Tighe and Cian Murphy who came first sailing an RS Feva in this years RIYC Regatta which was held on Saturday 24 May.

The Connacht Optimist Championships were held in Galway Bay Sailing Club last weekend. 14 young sailors from the NYC travelled with their families to the event.

Optimist Trial 2014

The 2014 Optimist trials took place over two consecutive weekends. The first leg took place in Howth Yacht club and the second in the Royal St George Yacht Club.

NYC Sailors 2nd & 3rd prize Winners at Topper Leinsters Event

A very successful Topper Leinsters event, the first Regional of the season, was held at the NYC last weekend. Two full days racing with 6 races in total saw Hugh Perrette (NYC) finish second overall, and Heather Spain (NYC) finish third overall and first lady.

An exciting NYC Easter in Baltimore!

14 NYC Laser sailors travelled to Baltimore for an Easter weekend of glorious sunshine, great racing and lots of fun for all!  Their beautiful new clubhouse was hosting its first event of the season which it did with its usual family friendly feeling.