Howth Yacht Club's Conor Fogerty is the early IRC leader in this morning's ISORA race from Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire. Fogerty's two–handed Jeanneau Sun Fast leads from Welsh yacht Jackknife with Royal Irish Yacht Rockabill VI (Paul O'Higgins) third and 47nm still to race.
The 32–boat fleet for the Avery Crest sponsored race is as follows: M2 Weather Buoy (P), the South Burford (S) and a finish off Dun Laoghaire.
Leaders are currently expected into Dublin Bay around 5pm this evening.
Read also WMN Nixon's race preview here