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Cork Week. Sailing News from Royal Cork Yacht Club's International Regatta
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With nearly 90 yachts already confirmed for the 2016 edition of Volvo Cork Week, an increase in entries from 2014 is highly likely for Ireland's most famous regatta writes Louay Habib. Hosted by the world's oldest yacht club, the Royal…
Quarter ton sailing returns to Cork Week this July with a national championships as part of a number of innovations to the biennial regatta format
The inaugural ISA 'Try Sailing' Invitational will take place this July, hosted by the Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC), Crosshaven, Co. Cork, as part of Volvo Cork Week from July 10th to 15th. It represents one of a number of…
Two nights of big name bands and live music as the sailors come off the water at Volvo Cork Week this July
With the early entry discount for Volvo Cork Week running out on May 1st Royal Cork Yacht Club organisers have been keen to point out innovations for the 2016 edition such as the first ever IRC European Championship and the…
The Coastal fleet does not need to have an endorsed IRC cert after amendments to the Notice of Race for the July Regatta
There have been a few notable amendments to the Notice of Race for this year’s Volvo Cork Week, taking place in Crosshaven, Co. Cork from July 10th to 15th: All boats under IRC are now permitted to have the IRC…
Volvo Cork Week Regatta will host the inaugural IRC Euros in July
The Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) is promoting its inaugural European IRC Championship as part of Cork Week. The London club says the event will 'bring countries together'.  The International IRC Rating Rule, jointly owned by the Royal Ocean Racing…
Cork Week is aiming to return to its glory days in July with amibitious plans for the event revealed this lunchtime at a regatta launch on board Irish Naval Service vessel, LE Roisin writes Claire Bateman. Minister for the Marine Simon…
Volvo Cork Week is already receiving a record number of entries, ahead of this year's event (10th – 15th July), setting the scene for a week of racing in Crosshaven. The inaugural IRC Europeans is getting a response from across…
The inaugural Beaufort Cup will take place this July hosted by the Royal Cork Yacht Club, Crosshaven, Co Cork, Ireland, as part of the highly successful Volvo Cork Week. It will be part of a series of Irish Government supported…
The Viper 640 One Design Sportboat will feature in Ireland this Summer at Cork Week Regatta in July. The class has added the Irish date to its international calendar. Not yet a class in Ireland. the international Viper 640 is a two…
The first ever IRC European Championship will take place during Volvo Cork Week, 10-15th July 2016, Royal Cork Yacht Club has announced. The new event in the RORC Calendar will be hosted by the Crosshaven club, in the sailing grounds…
Volvo Cork Week 2014, Overall Winners Announced By Royal Cork Yacht Club
#volvocorkweek – Volvo Cork Week is over for another two years and a very enthusiastic gathering took place last night at the Royal Cork Yacht Club for the presentation of the prizes and trophies writes Claire Bateman. Master of Ceremonies…
Volvo Cork Week Day Three & The Race to Find the Pressure
#corkweek – Unsettled weather provided changeable conditions for the third day of racing at Volvo Cork Week writes Louay Habib. The day started with bright sunshine and balmy conditions, causing a short postponement for many classes and light rain (honestly!)…
Baltimore Sailing Club's 'Catapult' Scores at Volvo Cork Week (Day Two)
#corkweek – The fast high performance yachts racing at Volvo Cork Week enjoyed the unique Slalom Course today, the triangular course has an offset mark which forces the crew to gybe half way down the reaching leg, providing high octane…
Volvo Cork Week Opens With A Classic First Day of Racing in Cork Harbour
#corkweek – Thrilling conditions welcomed an international fleet of yachts from all over Europe and the United States to Volvo Cork Week. 100 yachts racing in Cork Harbour produced a magnificent spectacle writes Louay Habib. Cork Harbour is one of…
Royal Cork Sparkles On & Off The Water As Volvo Cork Week Gets Underway
#corkweek – Crosshaven sparkled both on and off the water yesterday as all is in readiness for the official start of racing today at Volvo Cork Week 2014 writes Claire Bateman. The aura of goodwill and smiling faces was in…
Volvo Cork Week 2014 Officially Opens At Crosshaven
#CorkWeek – With a fleet of just over 100 boats, yesterday's official opening of Volvo Cork Week at Royal Cork Yacht Club was a proper parade of sail as the competitors readied their vessels for the days of racing ahead. Members of…

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