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Junior Sailing

Junior Summer Courses

Where has the summer gone?  We can’t believe how time has flown by as we get ready to enter our final junior summer course.  Each course has been jam-packed with fun and excitement, and plenty of new friendships made. 

THERE ARE STILL SOME REMAINING SPACES ON COURSE 5 – 8TH – 18TH AUGUST, BUT PLACES ARE LIMITED PLEASE BOOK BEFORE FRIDAY 4TH AUGUST

Course 1: 6th June – 16th June
Course 2:  19th June – 30th June
Course 3: 10th July – 21st July
Course 4: 24th July – 4th August
Course 5: 8th August – 18th August

For full details and to register online, please visit www.nyc.ie/junior-sailing/training/

NYC Club RS Fevas and Toppers charter for RSGYC Junior Regatta

RS Fevas and Toppers are available to charter for the RSTGYC Junior Regatta this Wednesday 2nd August. Use the form here to book your boat

Optimist Main Fleet Group (OMG) Summer Training Programme

The programme is open to OMG Junior and Senior main fleet sailors who intend to participate in the Optimist regional events and the Nationals.
The training will be provided by both “8 Days a Week” (www.8daysaweek.be) and local coaches.
The programme started in May and runs through to August leading up to the Nationals and is split into two parts:

Irish Optimist Team/Europeans Bulgaria

The Irish Optimist sailing team are on their way to Bulgaria today to compete in the Optimist Europeans from the 30th July through to the 5th August.

250 competitors from around the world will take part in the ten- race event. Two NYC members Conor Gorman and Luke Turvey have qualified and we wish the team the best of luck at the event.

Laser 4.7 World Championships update

Clare Gorman has finished 16th in the laser 4.7 worlds which were held in Belgium over the past week. A great result for the 16 year old in her first international Laser event.   Clare sailed in the Gold fleet and counted a number of top ten results in the fleet of 115 Girls.

Paralympic Development Program Performance clinic

Congratulations  to Patrick Hassett our new cadet member who was selected to attend  the Paralympic Development Program Performance clinic in Gdansk Poland  along with Gina Chapman from Cork .( see both  members of the Irish team  in their green shirts .)Patrick has only recently started sailing the 2.4mR boat  earlier this year   and  won the inaugural  2.4mR Nationals at the end of June  in Dublin before travelling to Poland .