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1720 Sportsboat 2021 Fixtures Start With Dun Laoghaire Cup in May

10th January 2021
1720 sailing in Cork Harbour in 2020 1720 sailing in Cork Harbour in 2020 Credit: Deirdre Horgan

The 1720 Sportboat class starts its 2021 season next May in conjunction with the Royal Irish Yacht Club's Dún Laoghaire Cup Regatta on Dublin Bay.

As Afloat previously reported, next up for the Sportboat class is the European Championships on the June Bank Holiday weekend at Dunmore East Sailing Club.

The fleet stays on the south coast for its final two events of 2021 with the Baltimore Cup being held in West Cork on July 31st. 1720 National Champion Rob O'Leary will defend his title at Royal Cork in Cork Harbour on 26th September. 

1720 Sportboat 2021 Fixtures

  • Eastern Championships, in conjunction with the Dún Laoghaire Cup, 15th-16th May, RIYC, Dún Laoghaire;
  • European Championships, June Bank Holiday Weekend (exact days TBC), Waterford Harbour Sailing Club, Dunmore East;
  • Baltimore Cup, August Bank Holiday Weekend (31st July & 1st August), a club event being run by Baltimore Sailing Club;
  • National Championships, 24th-26th September, RCYC, Crosshaven.
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