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Greystones Harbour and Marina News
#greystonesharbour – A fleet of over 100 are expected for this weekend's Greystones SC Taste of Greystones Cruiser regatta off the Wicklow coast. Now in its third year there will be four starts: for Cruisers 1, 2 and 3, and White Sails.…
Greystones Sailing Club Adds ISORA & East Coast Class Three Champs To Cruiser Regatta
#greystones – Greystones Sailing Club (GSC) says sunshine is guaranteed for its Taste of Greystones Cruiser Regatta, Sunday August 30th 2015.  As Afloat.ie previously reported, the increasingly popular east coast regatta this year is serving as an ISORA feeder race plus The East Coast Class 3 championships…
Howth Yacht Club Cruisers Race to Greystones Marina
#hyc – Howth Yacht Club's annual cruiser Race to Greystones starts tomorrow. A course from HYC to the County Wicklow marina concludes with a prizegiving and reception at Greystones Sailing Club tomorrow at 5pm. The north Dublin 'Brass Monkeys' fleet will…
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#greystonesharbour – Work has started this week to build five new Greystones Harbour clubhouses in county Wicklow for Sea Scouts, Rowers, Sailors, Divers and Anglers. The clubhouses are being provided 'free'  from harbour developer, Sisk, with completion expected at the…
Greystones Harbour Marina Expansion Plans Accelerated
#greystoneshm –  Expansion plans for extra berths have been accelerated at Wicklow's newest marina at Greystones Harbour.The harbour facility that opened during Easter 2103 (see above vid) is now thriving with full capacity – and above – reached a number of times…
'We Belong To Greystones - And Greystones Is A Fishing Town' Says New Campaign Group
#GreystonesHarbour - As recently reported on Afloat.ie, Wicklow County Councillor Derek Mitchell has made the case for the end of commercial fishing at Greystones Harbour, the future of which is "to be a leisure harbour and visitor destination, not a…
#isora – The weekend's ISORA AGM and black tie prizegiving at the National Yacht Club heard that subject to confirmation with Greystones marina it was decided that two ISORA day races would take place simultaneously from Dun Laoghaire and Pwllheli to…
Clubhouse Commitment Seals Greystones Harbour's Transition From Fishing To Leisure Port
#Greystones - Greystones Harbour will get its new marine clubhouses in 2015, as the Wicklow Times reported recently. Wicklow County Council member Derek Mitchell spoke of his delight at progress being made after a meeting with developer Sisk in late…
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#greystonesharbour – Delgany Brownies, Greystones Brownies and some of the Greystones Guides took part in a sailing taster day at Greystones Sailing Club on Sunday 5th October. The 40 girls spent half the day sailing Laser Picos with instructors outside…
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#bartsbash – On a glorious sunny Sunday a fleet of 44 craft took to the water in Greystones, County Wicklow as part of the world-wide Bart's Bash charity event. From very modest beginnings the event had grown arms and legs in…
#greystonesharbourregatta – Greystones Sailing Club Cruiser Regatta was held yesterday in sparkling conditions off the Wicklow coastline giving a large visiting fleet from Dublin Bay a new nearby race course area so very convenient to the capitals waters.  James Kirwan's Beneteau…
Wicklow Councillors Call For Greystones Clubhouse Construction
#Greystones - Though further development of Greystones Harbour remains stalled for the time being, two local councillors hope progress can be made in building marine clubhouses to complement the town's successful new marina. As the Wicklow Times reported recently, Cllr…
Greystones Harbour Hosts Unique Multi Club Sailing Regatta
#greystonesharbour – Greystones Sailing Club will be hosting their second Annual Cruiser Regatta this Sunday morning starting at 10am. Over 70 boats from up and down the East Coast will participate and lunch and prize-giving will take place after racing,…
Greystones Regatta Aims to Attract More Than 70 for Annual Cruiser Event
#greystonesharbour – Greystones Sailing Club's annual "Taste of Greystones" Cruiser Regatta will take place on Sunday 31st August. The inaugural event last year attracted 72 cruisers registered with 68 actually racing. This year organiser Joe Taylor hopes to make it…
Greystones Harbour Marina a Major Contributor to Record Tourism Figures for Wicklow Town
#greystones – Greystones Harbour Marina is looking forward to a record year, well surpassing the planned 3,000 visitors it had expected in 2014 and, in the process, bringing much-valued tourism to a thriving town, which last year was voted one…
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#greystones – Ireland's newest marina at Greystones harbour has welcomed in two Round Ireland race competitors for Saturday's nearby race start from Wicklow harbour. As previously reported on Afloat.ie the new 200–berth marina will be home to a chartered Volvo…

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