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Junior Sailing


Conor Kneafsey wins senior silver trophy and Daniel Raymond wins junior silver trophy at the Connacht optimist championship…

The national yacht club was very well represented with  14 young sailors out of 152 in 3 different fleets .

Sean Donnelly fresh from winning the Munsters recently , came fourth in a very competitive senior  fleet. Conor Kneasey came first in the senior silver division. In the junior fleet Daniel Raymond came sixth overall and […]

NYC Guide to ISA Levels

Old Levels New Levels

Taste of Sailing                    Taste of Sailing

Level 1                                    Start Sailing

Level 2                                 […]

Summer Sailing Courses – Clothing Guidelines

Always worn

1. Life Jacket (50N)

2. Wetsuit (preferably full length) or drysuit

3. Booties/Comfortable runners in good condition

4. Kag/water & wind proof jacket

5. Rash vest

Weather Dependent

1. Sailing gloves

2. Hat

3. Warm jumper

4. Sun screen

Please don’t come down without these items, including the weather dependent ones, because it can get very cold on the water. The club doesn’t have spare clothes so it is essential to have the […]

Junior Summer training starts Tuesday 8th June

Summer Junior training courses start next Tuesday 8th June, limited number of places still available on the first course, apply now.

Application forms available from the Club Office.

Friday Evening Junior Racing

Six Fridays from 21st May to 25th June 2010.

Open to NYC and RStGYC junior sailors under 19 on 1st January 2010

Warning signal 18.30 hrs, 2 races  back to back

Please click here for application form  Friday junior racing form

For sailing instructions please click Here

NYC Optimists compete in Optimist Team Racing event in Venice

Four of our junior sailors travelled to Venice on 12th May to compete in the XXIV° Trofeo Marco Rizzotti, the Venice International Optimist Class Team Racing Cup – Sarah Cooney, Sorcha Donnelly, Conor Kneafsey and Daniel Raymond.

Accompanied by NYC club coach Ben Lynch, they did us proud coming 5th in the silver fleet racing against […]