The 420 is an established performance two person trapeze and spinnaker racing dinghy. There are 58,000 worldwide. This popular dinghy is sailed at school, club, open, national and international levels. There are many second hand boats available, active clubs and excellent tuition for all levels. Built in buoyancy tanks make the boat very safe even when inverted. The 420 is a youth development boat in Ireland and in 42 other countries. Most of the World's top sailors sailed in this class and easily moved on to succeed in other classes.
This boat is in excellent condition, well maintained and set up for racing, complete with;
If interested please contact Lucy, on 07892900342 or email lucy_burrows [at] ymail [dot] com
The Connacht Championships will be hosted by, Chumann Seoltóireachta an Spidéil on 5th and 6th July 2014. Please let Brian Kinirons know if you're planning to participate: bkinirons [at] gmail [dot] com
The Notice of Race and Entry Form are attached here.
This boat is in good condition and is set up for racing.
Two sets of Olympic sails - main, jib, spinnaker
Currently in NYC, Dun Laoghaire
County Antrim Yacht Club Welcome the 420's for the first time this May. CAYC is located in Whitehead about 15 miles North of Belfast, so is very easy to get to. The sailing waters are straight out from the Club, so no long sail out. The entry fee for this event is 60STG. The NOR, SI's, Entry Form and Consent form are attached.
The Selector Series results for international events have been published. The Youth Nationals in HYC was the final leg in the Selector Series. If you have any comments on the results please contact Theo Lyttle.
County Antrim Yacht Club Welcome the 420's for the first time this May. CAYC is located in Whitehead about 15 miles North of Belfast, so is very easy to get to. The sailing waters are straight out from the Club, so no long sail out. The entry fee for this event is 60STG. NOR out shortly.
The Selector Series results for 2014 have been published to date. The results comprise the first 6 races in the series. A further 11 races are scheduled to be sailed at the Youth Nationals in HYC.
The overall selector series results will be published directly after the Youth Nationals.
Please note that there have been changes to the Selector Series document, with regard to team selection. Please read the revised Selector Series document.
-Nautivela hull 2009
Unused since May 2011, perfectly maintained.
22, 23 March, Training RCYC