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420 Leinsters in Howth 2+3 May

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 :

Irish Youth Nationals - RCYC - 9-12 April

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.

2015 Selector Series and Rankings


Please check the Event Website for further information, registration etc.

2015 Selector Series and Rankings

The 2015 Selector Series and Rankings document has just been published by the Irish 420 Committee. The documents details the events to be used for selection for the 420 Worlds in Japan in July and the Junior Europeans in Bulgaria in August.

Open Training in Howth on Saturday 21st March

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.

 email John Elmes

British Inland Championships Rutland Sailing Club (14+15 March)

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.


420 Sailing Information Sheet

The 420 Association have published an information sheet for Sailing 420s in Ireland.

(This is the same sheet that was given out at the "Try a 420" talk in Baltimore in Feb).

It can be found on the Sail420 "Links" page, together with other sources of useful info :


UPDATE : 420 Open Training: Schull 15-18 February 2015

For those that have not already been in contact, please contact John Elmes by telephone or email to confirm attendance (details below)


Coaches :

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)

Try a 420 !


The 420 Association will be hosting a talk on 420 Sailing at Baltimore Sailing Club on Monday February 16 at 7pm

This is the IODAI Oppie week at Baltimore. 

420 Open Training: Schull 15-18 February 2015

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

420 Open Training HYC 18/19 and 25/26 October

The Irish 420 Association are holding open training in Howth Yacht Club on Sat 18th and Sunday 19th October and Sat 25th and Sunday 26th October.

The training is open to those new to the 420 as well as experienced sailors. Sailors may do one or both weekends.

ISA coach Ross Killian will be the head coach for both weekends. The cost is 100 euro per boat for each weekend.

The closing date for applications is 1200 on Friday 10th October.

Click the link below for the application form.

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