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Bere Island in West Cork Sets August Date for Annual Regatta

26th July 2023
Sail training in Bere Island, West Cork
Sail training in Bere Island, West Cork

Bere Island in West Cork has scheduled its annual regatta for August 8-13.

"Always popular and packed with fun, races, and games," say the organisers.

Bere Island has its own Watersports Club and sailing programme, which includes sail training weeks for adults and young sailors, which are ongoing at present and into early August.

Bere Island Water Sports Club supports its members to enjoy water-based activities around the shores.

Published in West Cork Team

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