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Left: Irish U–12 Squad at UK Optimist Nationals Galway Bay Sailing Club is based in Renville Oranmore, approximately 7 miles from Galway City. The club is renowned for the warm welcome it extends to its members and visitors alike. It…
One hundred and fifty four Optimists congregated at Galway Bay Sailing Club (GBSC) for the largest Dinghy Regatta ever hosted from the Club, which is celebrating its fortieth Anniversary this year.
DUBLIN PORT – DUBLIN BAY SAILING CLUB RESULTS, 21 JULY 2009. Cruisers 3 – 1 Chouskikou, R. Sheehan/R. Hickey, 2 Papytoo, M. Walsh/F. Guilfoyle, 3 Caveat, Dermot Boyle. Cruisers 4 – 1 Aslana, J. Martin/B. Mulkeen), 2 Maranda, Myles Kelly.…
TUESDAY SERIES 3 (RACE) 21/07/2009 Puppeteer Scratch – 1 Harlequin, D. Clarke, 2 Eclipse, A. & R. Hegarty, 3 Enigma, D. Butler. Puppeteer Handicap – 1 March Hare, Meaney/McEntee, 2 Enigma, 3 Ile Molene, Byrne/Stanley. Squib Scratch – 1 Whipper…
Spoiled for Choice There’s no shortage of one-design classes from which to choose and each gives its enthusiasts great competition, fun and camaraderie, writes Graham Smith in this review of the classes. A profile of each active class in Ireland…
The Irish Maritime Law Association was formed at a meeting in the Shelbourne Hotel Dublin on 23 May 1963.  Ireland had sent observers to the XXI Conference of the Comite Maritime International (CMI) in Amsterdam in 1948 and seven years…
Welcome to the CRYC web site which we hope will be of interest to members and visitors alike. Established in 1864, the CRYC is one of the oldest inland waterway clubs in the British Isles. Located in the centre of…
The North Coast Personal Water Craft (NCPWC) Club is the first Jet ski club and the first RYA Affiliated jetski club in Ireland. It is a non-profit making club ran run by 'jet-skiers' for 'jet-skiers' to ensure the continuation of…
Éamon Ó Cuív TD, Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs has announced the approval of a grant of €57,900 under the Small Quays Scheme 2009, in order to provide three more ladders on the new quay in An Spidéal.
Minister Noel Dempsey TD visited the Drogheda Coast Guard Unit today (Tuesday 21st July 2009) and launched their new 5.8m Humber, Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB).
The Heritage Boat Association’s aspiration is to protect, promote and celebrate the floating heritage on the inland waterways of Ireland. What's remaining of our Floating Heritage provides us with a direct link to the past and includes both commercial and…
Professional Association of Diving Instructors – PADI PADI is the world’s leading scuba diving training organisation. With more than forty years experience and 5,300 dive shops and resorts worldwide, PADI training materials and services let you experience scuba diving from…
Cruising under sail along the coasts of Ireland has a long and colourful history, but it was not until 1929 that the Irish Cruising Club was brought into being to act as a co-ordinating body for seagoing amateur sailors in…
The Cruising Association of Ireland was set up with the aim of working with the Irish Sailing Association and the Royal Yachting Association [Northern Ireland], for the promotion and encouragement of cruising and of social union among its members. Click…
A Powerboat Racing Club based in Killaloe, Co. Clare, home of the famous Féile Brian Ború. We have members from all over Ireland and we are looking forward to an exciting season in 2009; with a full calendar of National…
The RYA is the national body in the UK for all forms of boating, including dinghy and yacht racing, motor and sail cruising, ribs and sports boats, powerboat racing, windsurfing, inland cruising and narrowboats, and personal watercraft. What we do:…
Shipping News & Views from the Irish and Celtic Seas since 1995. Topics covered on the site: Marine Radio Maritime Events Maritime Features Maritime Queries Irish & Celtic Sea Cruise Ship Calls WSS Branch Programmes News Photographic Galleries Publication Reviews…
The aim of the Irish Ships and Shipping site is to record ships and shipping of Irish interest with photos, details and stories from all interested parties. Of particular interest would be any photos or stories of Irish Shipping Ltd.,…
The Northwest Charter Skippers Organisation was inaugurated in January 2002, and was formed to enhance and develop Charter Boat Services through the interchange of Information, between our membership and through the promotion of a fleet of fully licensed, Insured, and…
Irish Water Safety reminds people to take steps to ensure that they are safe when on holidays. Parents should be alert to the fact that while on holiday abroad, the safety standards at beaches and in pools may not necessarily…
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