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Junior Sailing

Update on the Second Topper Traveller

The Second Topper Traveller took place in Rush Sailing Club last weekend .Six sailors from the NYC took part they were Hugh O’Connor ,Natasha Hemeryck ,Jack Hall , Deirdre Turner Eoghan Turner and Caoimhe Seymour.

Reminder to register for the Optimist Munsters

Reminder to register for the Optimist Munsters

Registration closes for the Optimist Munsters this Wednesday 3rd May at 10pm.

Entry is €60 Don’t forget to register on http://iodai.com/

The Munsters take place in Kinsale Yacht Club, Kinsale, Co. Cork on the weekend of May 13th and 14th.

So don’t miss out and enter today!

Update on the Optimist Trials 2017 Ballyholme

The Optimist Dinghy Irish team trials took place in Ballyholme Northern Ireland over Easter. Sixty two pre-qualified sailors from all over Ireland took part with the ambition of achieving a place on an IODAI (International Optimist Association of Ireland) supported Irish sailing team. 12 sailors from the National Yacht club participated. They were: Conor Gorman, Luke Turvey,  Leah Rickard, Hugh Turvey, Nathan van Steenberge, Charlie Cullen, Hugh O’Connor, Sam Ledoux, Eoghan Turner, Louis-Marie Jullo, Clementine van Steenberge and  Zoe Hall. They all trained very hard over the winter in Dun Laoghaire and some travelled to the UK, Holland and Spain in preparation for this important event.

Friday Night Junior Summer Racing Series 2017

Friday Night Junior Racing will be starting on 28th April until 23rd June – running for 9 Fridays. This is a great way to gain racing experience and have fun at the same time.

NOR / SIs and Online Entry are available HERE

Friday Night Optimist Training (Minors, Pre-racing & Start Racing levels)

The NYC Junior Section is delighted to be able to offer coaching for Optimist Sailors on Friday evenings during May and June.

We are offering coaching for three groups of sailors, depending on your child’s experience. Please read the descriptors carefully to ensure you book in for the right level.

Dates: The course runs for 9 weeks on Friday evenings from 17.00-19.30 to coincide with the Friday race training. The course starts on Friday 28 April and ends on Friday 23 June.

 

Details and Registration here

 

ISA Youth Pathway National Championships

The link below has an Optimists film from the ISA Youth Pathway National Championships

http://sixnineone.co/isa/