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ICRA - Commodore Barry Rose Wraps Up Another Cruiser Nationals
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The ICRA Nationals were a great success in Royal Cork Yacht Club last weekend building on the integrity of the previous events writes ICRA Chief Barry Rose. The conditions were sparkling with two tough days sailing followed by a peach…
Antix, Storm, Allure, Tiger and Xtension are IRC Winners
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Six wins was more than enough for locals Neil Kennefick and Joxer O'Briens' Tiger to win Class three of the Irish Cruiser Racing Association national championships that ended in Crosshaven this evening.The quarter-tonner from the host club was the favourite…
Heavy Winds Sweep Through Day Two of the ICRA Nationals
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Day Two of the ICRA National Championships: Today there were faces scorched by the sun and wind, the sun shone and the wind kept blowing, the showers came and went, and the wind kept blowing writes Claire Bateman. DAY TWO…
ICRA Nationals, Photos from Day Two here!
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Reports of gear damage, high winds and big seas. It wouldn't be Cork sailing without it!  Bob Bateman's pics from today's ICRA Nationals in Cork Harbour are here.
ICRA Nationals Day One - Photos from Cork Harbour
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Anthony O'Leary's Ker 39 has got off to the perfect start in today's ICRA National Championships taking a double win in the top class of the 65-boat event at Crosshaven. Second to Antix is the Corby 37, Impetuous skippered by…
ICRA Racing Underway in Crosshaven
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Classes Zero, One and Two have completed one race in the first day's racing of the ICRA National Championships in Crosshaven writes Claire Bateman. The White Sails division have also completed one race. Classes three and four were completing their…
Windy Start Expected for Friday's ICRA Nationals
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While there may be a reduced entry of 65 boats there is no mistaking the quality of the fleet lined up in Crosshaven for what promises to be a windy start to the ICRA Nationals at Royal Cork Yacht Club…
€100 Craneage Deal, Reduced Entry Discount for ICRA Nationals
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Royal Cork Yacht Club has announced a special deal for competitors trailing boats to next month's Irish Cruiser Racer (ICRA) National Championships of €100 Euro per boat to cover lift in and out for the regatta. Mast stepping in and…
ICRA Awarded Sailing Club of the Year
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The Irish Cruiser Racing Association is the Mitsubishi Motors/Irish Independent Sailing Club of the Year for 2011, with the members recording remarkable achievements both locally and internationally.The award was celebrated in style last night in Dun Laoghaire. Scroll down for…
ICRA to Lift Club of the Year Award on Wednesday
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The Irish Cruiser Racing Association (ICRA) has been awarded the Mitsubishi Club of the Year award and the presentation of the famous ships trophy will be made at the Royal St.George Y.C in Dun Laoghaire this Wednesday 11th at 19.…
ICRA Launch Corinthian Cup
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On Friday night last Barry Rose Commodore of the Irish Cruiser Racing Association launched the ICRA Corinthian Cup at the Royal Cork Yacht Club when Club Admiral Paddy McGlade was presented with the new trophy writes Claire Bateman. This cup…
Wow, Rockabill and Azure Among Early Entries for Cruiser Racer Nationals
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Buoyant ICRA Commodore Barry Rose has revealed George Sisk's new boat Wow, Paul O'Higgin's Rockabill IV, Rob Davies' Roxy 6 and Anthony O Leary's Antix are all entered for June's ICRA National Championships in Crosshaven in seven weeks time. Vinny…
Irish Cruiser Racer Champs Shaping up for Cork Harbour
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Boats are sailing from all four coasts of Ireland for the ICRA National Championships planned for the Royal Cork Yacht Club from 17th to 19th June. Already the event has entries from New Zealand, England, Wales, Dublin, Waterford, Kinsale, Crosshaven,…
Cruiser Racers Head for Royal Cork
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The well attended ICRA meeting of March 10th held at Kilkenny covered many interesting sailing topics not least the forthcoming ICRA Championships June 17th to 19th at Crosshaven writes Claire Bateman. Simon McGibney of WIORA confirmed there are already at…
ICRA Nationals 2011 Preview
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The Cruiser Racer sailing event of the season is on June 17th - 19th. There is already overseas interest from Wales and the UK for the ICRA Nationals, and this year the event is also being promoted in France. The…
Ten Days of Racing on the South Coast
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The Irish Cruiser Racing Association is getting behind Kinsale's Sovereign's Cup to promote the fact that for Cruiser sailing racer fans there will be two great regattas in a 10 day period on the South coast in June. The ICRA…

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