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Marine and maritime media happenings: Seascapes, on RTE Radio 1 on Friday evenings at 10.30pm 

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IRELAND'S MARINAS, PONTOONS AND JETTIES - 60 AND COUNTING! (SUMMER 2013) South-West Coast Kilrush Marina – 170 berths. Kilrush, Co. Clare. Tel: 065 905 2072, email: [email protected] Fenit Marina – 130 berths (to be extended). Tralee and Fenit Harbour Commissioners,…

Buying a Boat

25th September 2009 General
Dip your toe in Starting off in boating is easy – the difficult bit is deciding what part of the sport to try.  We publish Tips For Those Buying And Selling Boats on our dedicated boats for sale site. This part…
The producers of Afloat magazine are also the producers of a series of marine based programmes that includes programmes on Irish Waterways, the Navy and many others. Baily Films Ltd a sister company to Baily Media Ltd is an established…
Graphic Design and Printing Service Don't miss out on promoting your business. Afloat magazine serves as the voice of the marine industry but we offer a design, typesetting, and website printing service too. From simple stationery items and logos to…
West Coast Cruising School, 14 Castlelawn, Tulla Road, Ennis, Co. Clare. Tel: 087 235 1976, email: [email protected], web: www.clarelibrary.ie/eolas/cominfo/edu_tran/training/sailing_cruising/west_coast_cruising_school.htm WEST COAST CRUISING SCHOOL – AN ISA ACCREDITED TRAINING CENTRE FOR SHOREBASED COURSES West Coast Cruising School was established in 1994…

Sea Kayaking

21st September 2009 General
Fast becoming a popular offshore passtime here in Ireland there is no better way to hug the coast, and spot marine life than sea kayaking. More info to follow

Seascapes

29th July 2009 General
SEASCAPES, Radio 1's weekly maritime programme, providing comprehensive coverage of the marine sector, is presented by Tom MacSweeney, RTÉ's Marine Correspondent. SEASCAPES is broadcast each Friday night at 10.30pm and at 5.02am on RTÉ Radio 1. The programme is also…
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…
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National Organisations There are a number of different organisations established in Ireland to manage the marine leisure sector and these stakeholders are an important part in the future growth of the sector that is arguably worth 700 million euro per…

Events

3rd July 2009 General
Your days are numbered – key events 2009 Very few are lucky enough to be able to take the whole year off for sailing, so now’s the time to prioritise the key events, writes Conor Byrne Just a few words…
As in previous years, Afloat magazine is asking the public to decide who should be crowned Ireland’s Sailor of the Year for 2010. The overall national award will be presented to the person who, in the judge’s opinion, achieved the…

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Afloat Ireland's boating Magazine! Afloat, in over 50 years of production, is a vibrant specialist magazine in print online which has continually adapted to the demands of its readership, with an industry insight which is quite simply unique. Edited by…

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