Ireland's sailing, boating & maritime magazine

Afloat Magazine Spring Edition Out Now!

25th March 2016

Get the latest edition of Afloat magazine is in your newsagents now. The 48–page edition carries news from all coasts and is on sale at €5.

Contents include: Irish Sailing Association News on an upgraded Try sailing initiative plus a new sailing passport, how Donegal is putting itself on the cruising map; will new laws hinder canals?; 50 years of Fireballs; A nautical crossword with a great boating prize of Dubarry deck shoes; Liam Shanahan is Afloat's 2015 Sailor of the Year plus lots lots more.

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