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Mark Pollock training in NYC 1720 ‘Hoot’ for the Round Ireland

Following the recent teaming up of adventure athlete and author Mark Pollock and NYC member Mick Liddy for their double handed entry in the round Ireland,Mark (who was a sailing instructor before he lost his sight) has been busy training in the National’s 1720 sportsboat, successfully helming in and out of Dun Laoghaire Marina and […]

ISORA Race 3

From an entry list of 30 boats, 19 boats came to the line in Holyhead for the 3rd ISORA race – 75 miles to Dun Laoghaire. The fleet, that was missing many of their “regulars” had four newcomers to ISORA- “Mojito”, Peter Dunlop, “Poppy of St. Helier”, John Roberts (another John Roberts), “Intuitition” and “One […]

“Raging Bull” wins ISORA Race 2

From an entry list of 26 boats, 20 boats came to the line in Dun Laoghaire for the 2nd ISORA race and the first in conjunction with the Royal Alfred Yacht Club and their Lee Overlay Offshore Series. The fleet had two newcomers to ISORA- “Rollercoaster” and “Tigh Solus”.

The wind remained constant for the entire […]

ISORA Race 1 – Record entries!!!

 A record number of starters came to the start line at the East Mark in Scotsman’s Bay on Saturday. 22 boats started from an entry list of 23 boats. This has not been seen in ISORA for many years. The fleet had several newcomers to ISORA- “Team Windmill”, “English Mick”, “Mistral of St. Helier” “GFT […]

ISORA Race Schedule 2010

The race schedule for 2010 has been extended from seven races to ten. The three additional races are day races. One on the Irish side from Dun Laoghaire is on a Sunday to allow those boats normally entered in Dublin Bay to compete in ISORA. The other two day races at from Pwllheli. It is […]

Le Challenge Côte Atlantique

Planning to go to France next Summer? Then you may be interested in joining “Le Challenge Côte Atlantique”, a 3 week long event starting with a dash down to La Rochelle (Racing or Rally Division) followed by a cruise in company back along the French North Atlantic coast.

For further information and feedback, please see the […]