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Dublin Sailor Michael Boyd Named RORC Commodore in London

5th December 2014
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Dublin sailor Michael Boyd, pictured at the Fastnet Rock, has been elected Commodore of the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC), only the second ever Irish sailor to lead the British club
Dublin Sailor Michael Boyd Named RORC Commodore in London

#RORC – Dublin Bay's Michael Boyd has been elected Commodore of UK's top offshore racing body, the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC). The 64–year–old Royal Irish Yacht Club sailor, a skipper in this year's winning Irish Commodore's Cup team, is only the second Irish sailor to lead the London club in its 89–year–history.

David O'Brien of the Irish Times has much more on the story in this morning's edition HERE.

 

 

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  • Comment Link Larry Power 5th December 2014 posted by Larry Power

    Congratulations Michael on this prestigious appointment and another Irish success at Cowes !! Best wishes and good luck for your term of office.

    Larry Power NYC

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