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'McBearlas' Take Early Lead in 1720 Europeans at Dunmore East

24th September 2021
Rob O'Leary and the Dutch Gold crew took an opening race win at the 1720 Europeans in Dunmore East
Rob O'Leary and the Dutch Gold crew took an opening race win at the 1720 Europeans in Dunmore East Credit: Bob Bateman

The McBearla's Rope Dock Atara leads the 1720 European Championships at Dunmore East after three races sailed in an impressive fleet of 27 boats. The Cork-Dublin crew skippered by Ross McDonald of Howth counts a 7, 1, 2 to lead from National Champion Robert O'Leary and the Dutch Gold crew are second on 21 points with scores of 1,10 and 10. 

Waterford Harbour local entry Red Eye (Alex Coleman) is lying third on 22 points 

Racing starts continues at 10.55 am this morning (Friday) and Saturday.

Results are here

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