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Irish Feva & RS Dinghy Class Associations Merge
#rsfeva – Following successful events together last year the RS Feva is now joining the RS200 and RS400 classes under the Irish RS Class Association umbrella. This makes the three classes a true double-hander pathway much as the Laser is…
RS Aero Weighing in at 30kg Lifts-Off at RYA Dinghy Show
#rsaero – After several years of development testing four different hull variations and numerous rig, foil and layout options, RS Sailing unveiled what could become one of the most important new sailboats of this era at the Suzuki RYA Dinghy…
RS Aero to be Launched at RYA Dinghy Show
#rs – After three years of development testing four different hull variations and numerous rig, foil and layout options, RS Sailing will unveil what could become one of the most important new sailboats of this era at the Suzuki RYA…
Irish RS 2014 Event Calendar Announced
#RSsailing – The RS Association has announced its event calendar for 2014. These events include all three RS classes, the Feva, 200 and 400 unless otherwise specified.  Primary RS circuit events: April 12/13th Greystones S.C. Eastern Championships.June 21/22nd Strangford Lough…
RS CAT16 Wins Awards
#rssailing – The RS CAT16 was launched in September and is already the winner of two prestigious sailing industry awards in the USA. Sailing World magazine has voted the RS CAT16 it's "Dinghy of the Year" and Sail magazine announced…
Should Santa Bring You an RS200 or an RS400 This Christmas?
#rssailing – This year has seen explosive growth in the RS400 fleet with steady growth in the RS200. Up to a dozen 400s and half a dozen 200s have been bought since the end of the summer. This should make…
RS Class Postpone Dun Laoghaire Dinghy Demo Day Due to Weather
#rssailing – A bad weather forecast means the planned RS demo day in Dun Laoghaire this Saturday has been postponed. The up and coming dinghy class is completely bucking the trend oulined in a recent piece that outlines some major…
RS200 Demo Day At The Royal St George Next Week
#RS200 - The RS200 fleet is running a demo day at the Royal St George Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire at 2pm on Saturday 2 November. All are welcome and slots can be booked by emailing Heather at [email protected] There…
RS Feva, RS200 & RS400 Inlands at Blessington Sailing Club
Rssailing – With all forecasts promising a chilly Northerly force 4 with gusts up to a 6 the RS extended family descended on Blessington for the last event of 2013 Irish RS Circuit. Crews were welcomed at registration with cakes…
RS Sailors at Blessington for Inland Champs
#RSsailing – Blessington Sailing Club is hosting the 2013 RS Inland championships and after three races Franks and Kevin O'Rourke lead the biggest fleet, the 12–boat RS200s. Blessington's own Alison Dolan and Grainne Young top a 6–boat Feva fleet. Another Greystones…
No Sunshine But Cork Harbour Delivers the Goods for RS Fleets
#RSSailing  – A fleet of 10 RS400s gathered for the Southerns, with several significant teams missing such as last year's National Champions Emmet and James Ryan from RStGYC, Ryan Seaton and Matty McGovern, back on the Olympic 49er campaign, Mike…
RS CAT16 Catamaran Launched at Southampton Boat Show
#RSCAT16 – Last Friday RS Sailing unveiled the first ever RS Catamaran - the RS CAT16 at the Southampton Boat Show. The weather gods were kind and the stand was buzzing with eager listeners sharing a glass of fizz and…
RS200, RS400 & Feva Fleets Northern Champs at Ballyholme
RS – After five races sailed Robert Espey and Mike Gunning won the RS400 Northern championships hosted by Ballyholme Yacht Club this weekend. Despite the absence of wind forecast, and despite Charlie Horder not showing up, the weekend turned out…
RS Elite British Champs Won By Jono Brown at Royal North Ireland YC
#RSELITE – RS Elite Works Boat skipper Jono Brown made a clean sweep of the RS Elite British National Championships at Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club leading the ten race event from start to finish. Brown had no result…
Ballyholme's RS Sailing Event Frustrated By Light Winds on Belfast Lough
Two races were sailed today in predominantly light conditions at the combined RS Championships at Ballyholme Yacht Club. The race officer made a good call to postpone proceedings until Sunday when the afternoon breeze completely shut down. There are 18…
RS Dinghy Action Moves To Ballyholme Yacht Club, Belfast Lough
#RS – After a few weeks rest following the bumper turnout RS Nationals in July, the action moves to the new RS400 fleet's home at Ballyholme in Bangor. Ballyholme has seen a great influx of RS400s to go with the…

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