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ISORA Attracts 19 Boats for First Viking Marine Coastal Race (Race Tracker Here!)

4th July 2020
Leslie Parnell's First 34.7 from the Royal Irish Yacht Club is one of 19 starters in this morning's first ISORA coastal race off Dublin Leslie Parnell's First 34.7 from the Royal Irish Yacht Club is one of 19 starters in this morning's first ISORA coastal race off Dublin Photo: Afloat

This morning's Dun Laoghaire Viking Marine Coastal Race (Re-Boot) course has drawn a potent fleet of ISORA 19 boats that includes former champions Mojito (Peter Dunlop & Victoria Cox) from North Wales and reigning champions Rockabill VI (Paul O'Higgins). The entry list is below and the fleet previewed here.

This morning's race that will be sailed in light to medium  west to south-west winds marks the start of the 2020 offshore season with a course beginning and ending off Dun Laoghaire Harbour.

The fleet start off Dun Laoghaire Outfall Buoy at 0955 and leave a Dublin Bay Virtual Mark to port before heading for Bennett and then the Killiney Outfall buoy. From there the boats will round the Mugling to Port and finish between Dun Laoghaire's Pier Heads. Follow the fleet on the Tracker below.

ISORA Race Tracker

ISORA Competitors Race One

IRC Class 2 A Plus IRL 977 Archambault 31 NationalYacht Club Mick Flynn and Grant Kinsman 0.978    
IRC Class 0 Aurelia IRL 35950 J122 Royal St George Yacht Club Chris & Patanne Power Smith 1.076    
IRC Class 2 Black Velvet IRL 3471 First 34.7 Royal Irish Yacht Club Leslie Parnell 0.983    
IRC Class 0 Hot Cookie GBR7536R Sunfast 3600 NationalYacht Club John O'Gorman 1.043    
IRC Class 2 Humdinger IRL 1357 Jenneau Sunfast 37 Arklow Sailing Club John Conlon 0.980    
IRC Class 1 Indian IRL 1543 J109 Howth Yacht Club Colm Buckley & Simon Knowles 1.007    
IRC Class 1 Juggerknot 2 IRL 3990 J99 Royal Irish Yacht Club Andrew Alego 1.012    
IRC Class 0 Lively Lady IRL 1644 First 44.7 Royal Irish Yacht Club Rodney & Keith Martin 1.089    
IRC Class 1 Mojito GBR 9047R J109 Pwllheli Sailing Club Peter Dunlop & Victoria Cox 1.008    
IRC Class 2 More Mischief IRL 966 First 310 ISA Grzegorz Kalinecki 0.911    
IRC Class 1 Prima Luce IRL 3504 Beneteau First 35 Royal Irish Yacht Club Philip O'Dwyer 1.015    
IRC Class 0 Rebellion IRL 6001 Nicholson 58 NationalYacht Club John Hughes Hanlon O'Mahony 1.043    
IRC Class 0 Rockabill VI IRL 1080 JPK 10.8 Royal Irish Yacht Club Paul O'Higgins 1.050    
IRC Class 0 Samatom GBR1345R XC45 Howth Yacht Club Robert Rendell 1.074    
IRC Class 0 Tsunami IRL 4007 First 40.7 NationalYacht Club Vincent Farrell 1.052    
IRC Class 0 WOW IRL 4419 XP44 Royal Irish Yacht Club George Sisk 1.125    
IRC Class 2 Wardance 7360 Sigma 38 TBC Sean Hawkshaw 0.977    
IRC Class 2 Windjammer IRL 2597 J97 Royal St George Yacht Club Lindsey J Casey & Denis Power 0.972    
IRC Class 0 YOYO 3618 Jeanneau 3600 Royal St George Yacht Club Brendan Coghlan 1.036
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