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ISORA Race 1 – Dun Laoghaire to Holyhead

30th April 2011 – Start 08.00.

Despite Royal Weddings, Leinster playing in the rugby semi-final, not a great weather forecast etc etc, 21starters from an entry list of 23 boats came to the start line at the East Mark in Scotsman’s Bay on Saturday. The only new boat in the race was “Sgrech”, a J109 owned […]

Huge Turnout at ISORA Talk

 Over 90 people turned out for the ISORA talk “Introduction to Offshore Racing” held in the National Yacht Club on the 7th April.

The first speaker was Capt Mick Liddy who gave a talk on “Preparation for Offshore Racing”

Capt. “Mick” Liddy is an Air Corp Helicopter pilot / flight instructor with extensive Search & Rescue experience. […]

“Introduction to Offshore Racing”

 Thinking of racing offshore? This will be of interest to you.
 JB Room, National Yacht Club – 7th April 2011 at 19.30

 Informal talk followed by reception. 

 Speakers to include:
Maurice “Prof” O’Connell – “Winning the 2009 Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race and what was involved”
Mick Liddy – “Preparing for Offshores”
Peter Ryan – “ISORA- Strategies & Tips” 

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La Solitaire du Figaro 2011: Strong potential line up of 71 pre-entries

With 71 pre-entries, including 24 rookies, an increasing number of non-French sailors and some big names in offshore racing, La Solitaire du Figaro, promises to deliver exceptional racing for the 42nd edition of the race over the 1,695 mile-course.

Abersoch Keelboat Week 2011

22nd – 26th August

Get ready for the 2011 Keelboat Week at Abersoch. This year will be bigger and better than ever with more on and off the water fun planned for all. The Regatta will also be the North West IRC Championships and will be raced under the burgee of SCYC.

For more details follow go […]

Offshore Cruising Ireland – Radar Training Course

Offshore Cruising Ireland is a Dublin based Sail Training Centre that delivers shore based training courses from the Basic Navigation & Safety course to the more advanced Yachtmaster Offshore courses.

The RADAR course we deliver is the RYA approved course that covers the knowledge and skills required to use modern day radar equipment on seagoing leisure […]