Junior Sailing News

Summer courses/clinics registration are now open for Clinics 3 & 4

Registrations are now open for Family, Full or Cadets (Laser clinics) members. It may be extended to other categories of members if there are places available afterwards. 

If a sailor has taken part in a clinic in June their will be a 10% reduction in cost of the Clinic.

We are also opening 1 week long clinics for Nippers!! (aged 7 to 8 years old)

Please read pre-requesites at the end of this document, prior to registering your child into a clinic.

We will have a waiting list system, so if you don’t get into your desired clinic, please make sure to put your name on the waiting list.

For all details and to book online, please read the full post

2 Handed Feva Sailing @ NYC – Expressions of interest

Due to popular demand the NYC Junior team are running both Learning and Racing Feva Clinics in Summer Courses.

The RS Feva is an exciting two person, 3 sail, asymmetric, robust, and colourful boat – suited for the more social, team oriented sailor aged between 11 and 15, boys and girls.

Learning’ will be designed to move on from oppies and toppers, ‘Racing’ could be the two handed pathway into RS200s or 29er or any racing boat – see boat info:

There are 30+ boats in the harbour and plenty of interclub activity in addition to regional events. Numbers are limited but the club have two Fevas for charter.

Courses 1 and 2 are full or nearly full, Course 3, Course 4 and Course 5 will be arranged if there is demand.

If these options might suit your kids or you are interested in Course 3, 4 or 5 please fill up the expression of interest form here

Junior Summer Courses 1 & 2 (7th June – 2nd July) – REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN!

Summer courses/clinics registration are now open for Summer Courses 1 and 2.

We will have a waiting list system, so if you don’t get into your desired clinic, please make sure to put your name on the waiting list.

Registration for courses 3, 4 and 5 will go live in a few weeks. We are not posting all courses at this time due to the changing conditions with the pandemic and the question on whether racing events will or will not be taking place.

Course 1 – 7th June – 18th June  //   Course 2 – 21st June – 2nd July

There are 10 clinics in each course, 5 in the morning and 5 in the afternoon – For details of the Clinics (Boat type / levels) and to enroll your child / children please read the full post

Tuesday nights Nippers now open for registrations!

Due to popular demand, we are opening a second group of Nippers on Tuesday evenings!!!

6 evenings 18th May until 22nd June.
Price – €150.
We provide boats, kayaks, knot board etc.
You bring your sailors in wetsuit, cag, booties and life jacket. Make sure to bring a towel and change of clothes in case they get wet or go swimming.


NYC RS Feva Spring 2021 Club Coaching Programme

Sundays May 16th, 23rd, 30th
Costs: €75 per sailor for three sessions

Morning group 9.30am -12.30pm
Introduction to Fevas. 8 places

Afternoon group 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Experienced Feva sailors. 10 places.

Charter cost for using Club RS Fevas for the 3 Sundays – €45pp

Register Here

DL Laser Youth Squad Spring Training (NYC in conjunction with RSGYC)

The NYC is running Club coaching for Lasers (4.7s and Radials) for under 18s every Sunday afternoon in May in conjunction with the RSGYC, starting Sunday 2nd May.

Time: 2pm to 5pm (ish)
Costs are €125 for the 5 sessions or €30/session if selecting individual Sundays