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Offshore Fixture Clash to be Aired at ICRA Conference

21st November 2011
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Offshore Fixture Clash to be Aired at ICRA Conference

#ICRA – Next weekend's agenda for the Irish Cruiser Racer Association (ICRA) meet in Dun Laoghaire will discuss a clash of offshore fixtures following the news that a new 600–mile race from Galway, the Round Rockall race on June 24th is to run on the same weekend as the biennial Round Ireland race from Wicklow.

ICRA's full agenda for next Saturday's meeting at the Royal Marine hotel is below: 

· ANNUAL REPORT – BARRY ROSE, COMMODORE ICRA

 Discussion on the current state of cruiser racing and cruiser classes' breakpoints

· MEMBERSHIP OF ICRA AND ITS COMMITTEES

· PREVIEW ICRA CHAMPIONSHIPS 2012 – HOWTH YC, 25-27 MAY

 Draft copy of NoR may be circulated before conference.

· VENUES FOR FUTURE CHAMPIONSHIPS

 2013 – Tralee BSC. 2014 - RIYC

· DISCUSSION ON 'COURSES FOR CRUISERS' – with leading race officers in attendance

 It is envisaged that this will be one of the major items for discussion

· COMMODORES' CUP 2012

Selection process and promotion of Corinthian/academy team

· RATING & HANDICAPING – REPORT/S FROM IRC OWNERS CONGRESS

· CALENDAR OF MAJOR EVENTS

The Round Ireland/Rockall clash – is it necessary?

· PROMOTION OF OFFSHORE SAILING

· NON-SPINNAKER DEVELOPMENTS

· 'BOAT OF THE YEAR' PRESENTATION

 Nominees welcomed

AOB

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