The Irish 420 Class would like to invite all members to attend the AGM which will be held in the Royal Cork YC at 6pm on Friday 9th of August. The date is the first day of the National Championships.
The Irish 420 Class in association with the RSGYC and ISA are organising open training in the RSGYC Dun Laoghaire on Thursday 4th July, Friday 5th July. The cost is 100 euro per boat for the two days.
Ross Killian ISA Coach will be the head coach for the training so top quality training is ensured. We would also like to encourage any 420 sailors who are new to the class or club sailors to attend. All Welcome. There will be training for everyone.
Please email RSGYC b [dot] fusco [at] hotmail [dot] com (subject: 420%20Training%204-5%20July%202013) (Head Coach Ben Fusco) to confirm that you will be attending. Please email as soon as you can, but before Monday evening. Payment on arrival. Plan to be on the water at 10am, so arrival before 9am on Thursday.
The Connachts that were scheduled for July have been postponed until after the Summer.
Good Condition, ready to sail. One full set of sails, new spinnaker pole
086 1697857 / 01 2789994
420 for sale in good condition and ready to race. It was used for ISA competitions between 2005-2007 but has not been sailed since and has been safely stored.
All fittings attached
Price: 2,500 EUR
The results for the qualification series for the 420 Worlds in Valencia and Junior Europeans in Pwhelli are included below. In the event of places not being taken up, the 420 Class Association Committee may decide to send alternative crews who have participated in the ranking series.
After six races in blustery conditions on the Broadmeadows, Malahide, Adam Hyland/Bill Staunton (RStGYC/SSC) took the Curradinghy-sponsored 420 Leinster title from Robert Dickson/Sean Waddilove (HYC/SSC) by virtue of two race wins.
Hyland & Staunton won the fourth and fifth races to edge out their northside rivals who were second in four races.
The Malahide cousins Lizzy and Cara McDowell also had a consistent series and also won the third race to finish third overall, a point ahead of the Royal St.George YC sisters Kate and Alanna Lyttle.
Best placed of the silver fleet was Philip McDowell & Cian Buckley of the host club in 7th overall.
Event organiser, Brian McDowell, thanked PRO Neil Murphy and the race management team that conducted racing in challenging conditions.
The rescheduled Leinsters are on this weekend, 4-5 May, in Malahide Yacht Club. The Notice Of Race and Entry Form are attached.
If you are U-18 please remember to also bring a signed copy of the parental consent form.