Competition and Training Event
Irish Events + Training
July 2,3 Open Training (pre Munsters) WHSC (Dunmore East) johndesmondelmes [at] gmail [dot] com (Email John Elmes)
15 boats with 30 sailors attended the Leinsters in Howth, with many new sailors and new partnerships, as well as some sailors standing in because of illness and injury.
It was only possible to sail on the Sunday due to weather on Saturday, and 3 races were completed.
1st Gold went to Douglas Elmes & Sean Waddilove, with Cliodhna Ni Shuilleabhain & Niamh Doran 2nd, and Lizzy McDowell & Anna O’Regan 3rd.
The 420 Leinsters will be held at Howth Yacht Club on 2+3 May (Saturday and Sunday)
The entry fee is €70 per boat (before 24 April) and €90 per boat if entered after that.
Dinner for helm and crew on Saturday night is included in the entry fee !
Please see the following website to enter and check the Notice of Race :
The 2015 ISA Youth Nationals will be held at RCYC on 9-12 April (Thursday – Sunday)
This is the first of the Selector Series for the Worlds and Junior Europeans.
Please check the Event Website for further information, registration etc.
ISA 420 coach Ross Killian will be the lead coach for Open Training at HYC (Howth Yacht Club) on Saturday 21st March.
Cost will be €60 per boat.
Please confirm by email as soon as possible if you would like to attend.
This is an open event and ISA coach Ross Killian will provide support on the water for all Irish sailors attending.
If anyone is interested in going to this event, please confirm your interest to John Elmes by Sunday night (22 Feb) at the latest.
For those that have not already been in contact, please contact John Elmes by telephone or email to confirm attendance (details below)
ISA coach Ross Killian will be the lead coach. He will be assisted by David Harte (Fastnet Marine & Outdoor Education Centre), Tom Mapplebeck & Adam Hyland.
Welcome Briefing : Sat 18:00 at the FMOEC (all sailors and parents are invited)
The Irish 420 Association are holding 4 days open training in Schull from Sunday 15 to Wednesday 18 February (inclusive).
This coaching will be for all levels, both those new to the 420 and more experienced. The coaching will be run by ISA 420 Coach Ross Killian. The training will be based at the Schull Sailing Centre (FMOEC) Colla Road, Schull. Schull Sailing
The Irish 420 Leinster Championships takes place in the Wexford Harbour Boat and Tennis Club Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th August. The Notice of Race for the event is available as an attachment below.
This is the first time that the 420 will be travelling to Wexford. The Club has hosted many big events including the Laser Leinsters recently.
Briefing will be at 1045 and first gun is scheduled for 12.10 on Saturday. After sailing on Saturday there is a dinner in the Club. There will also be a steak dinner for parents in the Club. More details on registration.
There is camping available at the Club. Please contact Dave. It is a busy weekend in Wexford so book a B+B early. Some space may be available in homes of Club sailors.
David Curtis is the organiser of the event. Please email him to let him know you will be travelling to the event. wexdoc [at] gmail [dot] com (Contact David Curtis)
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.