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Shanahan's 'Ruth' Crew Crowned ISORA Champions at National Yacht Club Prizegiving
#isora – ISORA held its annual prizegiving dinner dance at the NYC on Saturday 15th November. 171 members and guests packed into the dining room of the club to be treated to a superb night's dining and entertainment.ISORA's guests at…
Shanahan's J109 Ruth Wins ISORA 2014 Championships
#isora – The National Yacht Club's top offshore yacht Ruth skippered by Liam Shanahan, that came within minutes of claiming the Round Ireland Race in June, has confirmed her overall win of the 2014 ISORA Championship following the race from…
Tsunami Takes Penultimate ISORA Race Win
#isora – This ISORA season was definitely a season of two halves – heavy weather during the first half and very light weather during the second half writes Peter Ryan, ISORA commodore. As so it was for the Race 9…
ISORA Races Both Sides of Irish Sea This Friday Night
#isora – There are two ISORA night races scheduled for this Friday night one on either side of the Irish Sea. The Dun Laoghaire Night Race (ISORA - Race 8a) is organised by the National Yacht Club in conjunction with the…
Ruth Retains KONA Offshore Trophy In Dun Laoghaire to Pwllheli Race
#isora – The weather forecast was depressing for ISORA's  2014 KONA Offshore Perpetual Trophy Race on Saturday 26th July from Dun Laoghaire to Pwllheli writes Peter Ryan. The only conversation during the pre-race get together in the NYC on the…
J109 'Ruth' Ready for ISORA Race From Dun Laoghaire to Pwllheli
#isora – Race 7 of the ISORA series takes place tomorrow with the race from Dun Laoghaire to Pwllheli. This race is being sponsored by KONA and is also the feeder race to the Welsh IRC Championships to take place…
Less Than Two Weeks Till Inaugural Spinlock IRC Welsh Championships
#CelticRegatta - The inaugural Spinlock IRC Welsh Championships hosted by Pwllheli Sailing Club (PSC) is less than a fortnight away, with the Irish expected to make a strong showing in a competitive fleet over the weekend of 1-3 August. And…
Beneteau Yachts Fill ISORA Top Slots in Offshore Race from Dun Laoghaire to Tailor's Rock
#isora – Three different Beneteau models filled the top three places in ISORA's 35–mile offshore day race on Saturday. The light air race from Dún Laoghaire to Tailor's Rock, Loughshinny and back off Dublin's East coast was won by the…
Liverpool to Douglas Offshore Race Won Again By Humphreys 30, Bada Bing
#ISORA – The Offshore Racing Weekend, a higlhight of the 2014 ISORA calendar, started with a fast and furious 'midnight' race from Liverpool to Douglas with a fantastic spinnaker leg for the entire 75 mile voyage.  Results are available to…
#isora – ISORA sailors are in bullish form after a strong turnout last night for the 97th race from  Liverpool to Douglas in the Isle of Man. Organisers of the Offshore Racing Weekend are hoping hoping that the 25–boat fleet for the first…
No Big Deal as Shannon Estuary Yacht Makes Its Mark on ISORA Race to Holyhead
#isora – Utilising its virtual waypoint rule for the grey and windy conditions that existed at the time of yesterday's start, a 20–boat ISORA fleet headed out of Dublin Bay on a long port hand windward leg bound for Holyhead.…
ISORA Fleet Prepares for 100–Mile Offshore Race from Dún Laoghaire to Holyhead
#isora – It's a busy weekend for offshore sailors with both British and Irish crews heading on separate key races counting towards overall series points in the RORC and ISORA programmes but as well as the forthcoming fixtures the most…
Steel Hulled 67–Footer Wins 'Punishing' ISORA Race,Yacht Rescued off Holyhead
#isora – A former steel hulled BT Global Challenge yacht was the winner of a 'punishing' second ISORA offshore race from Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire on Saturday morning. The 15–boat fleet faced a fetch into 30 plus knots of wind that veered…
Howth's Dux Wins First ISORA Race from Dun Laoghaire to Wicklow Buoy
#isora – The arrival of three Howth Yacht Club boats onto the ISORA scene this season has produced immediate results with HYC entry Dux, an X302 yacht skippered by Anthony Gore-Grimes winning the first ISORA race from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow on Saturday. …
iPhones At The Ready as Offshore Yacht Racing Goes Digital
#iphone – Navigating with the iphone is on the cards for Saturday's first ISORA race of the season with courseoptions for crews on both sides of the Irish Sea. Dublin offshore sailors will race from Dun Laoghaire to North Arklow…
ISORA Sponsor Presents Trophy for July's Dun Laoghaire to Pwllheli Race
#isora – As the leading Irish offshore series gets ready for a coastal race in a fortnights time, ISORA series sponsor, Kona, marked its third year of sponsorship with a new trophy presentation for the Dun Laoghaire to Pwllheli ISORA…

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