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Junior Sailing

Update on the TOPPER – World Championships : Loctudy, France

 The 2017 Topper World Championships were held at Loctudy, France 22-28th July. The location was excellent, based at the Centre Nautique in the middle of a broad sandy bay.

The weather conditions were good throughout, with all 5 days sailable, characterised as 3 days Force 3+; 2 days Force 2, which made for a great competition across the fleet of 211 competitors. The Toppers were divided into two world fleets : 156 entries in the 5.3 class and 55 in the 4.2 class

Pre-instructor / Pre-assessment Course 2017

The NYC is  running a  Pre –entry assessment on Saturday  26th August . Prior to this there will be three days training on 23/24/25/ August .

The course will  be using Laser Vagos . Prior to applying for the course can you please ensure that you meet the pre-requirements….read the full post for details and to register

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.