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Irish Dragon Class Sailing News and Regatta Results
Micheal Burke Cantor Fitzgerald, Roisin Donoghoe KYC, Daniel Murphy Senior Director Cork Cantor Fitzgerald, Eoghan O'Neill Dragon Class Captain, KYC and David O'Sullivan, Vice Commodore KYC
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Kinsale Yacht Club welcomes the Cantor Fitzgerald sponsored Irish National Dragon Championships to the south coast port in mid –September. Joining the local Kinsale Dragon fleet for the event will be boats from the UK, Dublin and Glandore. Expected to be in…
Dragon Edinburgh Cup Champion 2016 Lawrie Smith
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The Dragon Edinburgh Cup 2016 came to a spectacular conclusion off Abersoch as the 35 strong fleet enjoyed one finalrace in glorious sunshine, big waves and a brisk west-south-westerly of 18-22 knots. Going into the day the only way that…
Conditions were wet and wild on the third day of the 2016 Dragon Edinburgh Cup
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Three boats sailing under Irish yacht club burgees are in the top six of the 2016 Dragon Edinburgh Cup that concludes in Wales today. British sailor Lawrie Smith's Glandore Harbour Yacht Club entry continues to lead the event after five…
Royal St. George trio Martin Byrne, Adam Winkelmann and Donal Small are third overall
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Irish national Dragon champion Neil Hegarty in Phantom was best of the Irish on Day two of the Edinburgh Cup in Abersoch. Neil Hegarty, David Williams and Peter Bowring from the Royal St George YC had a 2nd & 8th…
36 boats are competing for Edinburgh Cup honours in Wales
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Martin Byrne's Jaguar Sailing Team frm the Royal St. George Yacht Club had a second and third in the first day of racing at the Dragon Edinburgh Cup in Abersoch today.  Byrne, together with crew Adam Winkelmann and Donal Small,…
Dragons competing at South Caernarvonshire Yacht Club in Abersoch
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Lawrie Smith has claimed the Dragon Northern Championship 2016 by narrowest of margins as Simon Barter wins Corinthian Northern Championship (download results below) as teams now prepare for the International Dragon Edinburgh Cup 2016. Five Irish Dragons will compete in…
Martin Byrne's "Jaguar Sailing Team" return to Abersoch, the scene of their last triumph at this event in 2011, for another attempt to regain the title
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The Edinburgh Cup, UK Dragon National Championships, takes place just across the Irish Sea in Abersoch next week where an international fleet of 35 Dragons begin racing on Tuesday. Five Irish Dragon teams have travelled to compete in the historic…
Neil Hegarty, Hilary and David Williams were East Coast Dragon Championships winners at the Royal Irish Yacht Club
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Royal St George Dragons "Phantom" & 'Jaguar Sailing Team' shared equal points well ahead at the top of the leader board at this weekend's Dragon East Coast Championships hosted by the Royal Irish Yacht Club. Phantom helmed by Neil Hegarty…
Flying the ‘D’– The Dragon 'Phantom' in action in a Dublin Bay Sailing Club race. Phantom was the winning yacht in the 2015 National Championships sailed in June Photo: David O'Brien
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Six races will be sailed in the waters of Dublin Bay for the Irish East Coast Dragon Championships in just over a fortnight.  Last year, Andrew Craig's Chimaera topped a 13–boat Dragon fleet to win the East Coast Championships at the Royal St.…
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Petticrows Ltd – builders of world class one-design racing yachts and Olympic Finn dinghies – has developed a conversion kit to comply with a rule change implemented at the International Dragon Association (IDA) Annual General Meeting in November 2015. The…
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If you live outside the goldfish bowl which is the International Dragon Class and Dun Laoghaire sailing, you may not have heard that the ginger cat which is resident in the Royal St George Yacht Club had become so fond…
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Kinsale's own Little Fella skippered by Cameron Good was the winner of today's Dragon South Coast Championships. Second was the Royal Irish Yachty Club entry Diva skippered by Richard Goodbody with Royal St. George's Andrew Craig in Chimaera third in…
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Kinsale Yacht Club welcome the Irish Dragon fleet for the 2015 Dragon South Coast Championships which begin tomorrow.  The event runs over three days with two races scheduled per day under the watchful eye of Principle Race Officer Alan Crosbie…
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After two days of light airs trials and tribulations, the third race of the Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust Dragon Edinburgh Cup was finally completed in Largs on the penultimate day of the regatta. A lack of breeze continued to dog…
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#edinburghcup – Day two of the 2015 Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust Dragon Edinburgh Cup in Largs proved to be a long drawn out and extremely frustrating affair as the wind gods played cat and mouse with the fleet. After yesterday's…
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#dragon – The opening day of the 2015 Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust Edinburgh Cup in Largs certainly lived up to the Clyde's reputation for being able to deliver almost every weather condition within a matter of moments. The weather gods…

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