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Update on the Topper Traveller 3 Waterford Harbour Sailing Club 15th July 2018

Topper Traveller 3 Waterford Harbour Sailing Club 15th July 2018

Last weekend the 3rd Topper Traveller took place in Dunmore East at Waterford Harbour Sailing Club. Thirty four sailors took part in the event. Our National Yacht Club Sailors Hugh O’Connor, Natasha Hemeryck, Deirdre Turner, Eoghan Turner and Caoimhe Seymour did us proud yet again, taking the top positions in steady winds and rolling seas. 

Nell Staunton ISAFS July 2018

Best of luck to Irish Sailing Academy Laser sailor and NYC member Nell Staunton who with Jack Fahy RSTGYC (pictured here with their coach Sean Evans), have arrived in Corpus Christi, Texas for the Youth Sailing World Championships, ISAF, starting on Saturday 14 July. Nell is representing Ireland and NYC in the Laser Radial class at this most important junior sailing championship. We will be following her progress with interest here: http://www.worldsailingywc.org/home.php

IRL IDT France is on its way to Carcans for the French Internationals Coupe d’été ! Bonne chance à tous!

Best of Luck to the IODAI IDT French  Team.

Best of Luck to the IODAI IDT French Team with NYC sailors Clementine van Steenberge and Fiachra Mc Donnell. Team Ireland (Clementine, Fiachra, Jessica, Archie, Ben, Patrick and George) and Coach Dara O’Shea with Team Mum Yvonne Durcan,  are travelling to Carcans , Maubuisson, for the French Internationals CIE Coupe Internationale  D’Ete!

We wish them the very best of luck at the event.

 Go Team Ireland.

Update on the under 19s at the Warnermunder Europa cup in Germany

Congratulations to Clare Gorman on coming first girl overall under 19 at the recent Warnermunder Europa cup in Germany.  Congratulations also to Nell Staunton who was runner up in the same category.  Both girls are on the Irish Sailing laser Radial Academy.

Optimist Events – Optimist Connacht Championships

The IODAI Optimist Connacht Championships took place over the weekend of the 7/8 July hosted by Lough Derg Yacht Club. The event attracted over 100 entries. The club was represented by 22 Junior members and all had a fantastic time with amazing sunshine,with some families choosing to camp and enjoy the wonderful hospitality laid on by the host club.