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Greystones Harbour and Marina News
Plans to re–run August's abandoned Greystones Cruiser Regatta in October have changed slightly due to a conflict of dates with some sporting fixtures. While Sunday October 4 had been initially slated as the rescheduled date, organiser Daragh Cafferkey now says…
New Date For 'Windless' Greystones Regatta is October 4
The AES sponsored Taste Of Greystones regatta will be run again on Sunday Oct 4th with a slightly later start of 12.30 to allow boats sail over to the Wicklow coast. As reported earlier, regatta organiser Daragh Caferky told Afloat.ie that the…
Lack of Wind Curbs Progress at Greystones Regatta
#greystonesharbour – The Wicklow coast was forecast for no wind today and unfortunately for the 'Taste of Greystones' Regatta and an entry of some 120 boats it proved correct. Race officer Jack Roy took the big fleet out to sea…
Greystones Regatta Kicks Off With Cruisers 2 & 3 Yacht Racing
#greystonesregatta – Howth Yacht Club's recently crowned Half Ton Cup champion Checkmate XV marked her return to Irish waters today with a stunning performance on the Wicklow coast at the Cruisers 2 & 3 championship, a forerunner to tomorrow's Taste…
100 Yachts Expected for Greystones Sailing Club Regatta This Weekend
#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…
Greystones Harbour Club Houses For Sea Scouts, Rowers, Sailors, Divers & Anglers Underway
#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…
Greystones Regatta Attracts ISORA Boats for 2015 Calendar
#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…
Wicklow Brownies Get A Taste of Sailing at Greystones Harbour
#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…
44 Boats Off Greystones For 'Bart's Bash' Sailing Event
#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…
Big Fleet off Greystones Harbour as Second Wicklow Cruiser Regatta Attracts 80 Yachts. Results Here!
#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…
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