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RS Inlands at Lough Derg Yacht Club Draws 18 RS400s, 13 RS200s
#rssailing – The RS inlands on 18/19 July were hosted by Lough Derg Yacht Club, where most competitors took advantage of the great camping facilities starting the party on the Friday evening ahead of heavy wind forecast of F5 gusting…
RS Elite Irish Nationals Hit Dublin Bay's Dun Laoghaire Regatta
#rselite – This year the Irish RS Elite nationals were hosted in Dublin as part of the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta, some 400 boats ay this biennial event with only eight Elites on the start line. However the usual suspects…
New Faces At Carlingford RS400, RS200 & RS Feva Battle
#rs400 – It was a case of perpetual disorientation, but also a high point for Hastings, one of the fleet's main movers and supporters, as he judged the spiralling wind, or Carlingford Kettle, to perfection writes David Cheyne. As those around…
RS200 Confirmed as 2015 Endeavour Championship Boat
#rssailing – The RS200 has replaced the Topper Argo as the Endeavour Championship boat for the 2015 event to be held 9-11 October at the Royal Corinthian Yacht Club. The generous support of Topper Sailboats, suppliers of a brand-new fleet…
Monkstown Bay Sailing Club RS400 Duo On the Eurocup Podium
#rssailing – Monkstown Bay Sailing Club's Alex Barry and Richard Leonard got the jump they needed when they won the final race of the RS400 Euro–cup in Carnac, France yesterday. Two races were scheduled for the final day of the…
Monkstown Bay Sailing Club RS400 Pair Chase Podium Result in Carnac
#RS400 – After seven races sailed at the RS400 Cup in Carnac, France, Cork Harbour pair Alex Barry and Richard from Leonard from Monkstown Bay Sailing Club stay fourth after counting a three and a six in yesterday's two 15-knot…
Monkstown Bay Sailing Club RS400 Duo Lying Fourth at Eurocup, Carnac
#rs400 – Mid–way through the RS400 Eurocup in Carnac, France and Monkstown Bay Sailing Club's Alex Barry and Richard Leonard lie fourth overall in the international dinghy sailing championships. The Cork Harbour duo 'pulled it together' yesterday afternoon with a…
#rssprint – After watching the forecast fluctuate from a force 7 to a force 2 during the week, the fleet of RS400's were treated to a nice force 3-4 breeze and sunshine on the morning of the RS sprints at…
RS Dinghy Classes Surf into 2015 With Sparkling RIYC Eastern Champs
#rssailing – To the untrained eye it was business as usual for the RS400 class racing out of the Royal Irish Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire over the weekend. We had a big and very competitive fleet of 25 RS400's…
RS Sailors Feature A Leeward Mark Pile Up at DMYC Frostbites
#rssailing – Last Sunday, no one was quite sure what wind to expect with Windguru forecasting a 8-14 knots and the Atlantic charts saying otherwise. Racing got underway in the harbour where the tide was exceptionally high due to the…
RS Dinghy Sailors Take Unusual Course At DMYC Frostbites
#rssailing – A chilly Easterly breeze in the mid-teens kept the RS fleet on their toes for Sunday's two four lap races. With the unusual wind direction came an unusual course. Well, the same trapezoid course but with starboard hand…
Shifty, Gusty For RS200s & RS400s Dun Laoghaire Race
#RS – A strong gusty breeze scared off more than a few of the usual competitors from the DMYC Frostbite Series on Sunday the 8th of March, and a reduced fleet were left wondering as two o'clock approached whether or…
Ryan Brothers Take RS Dun Laoghaire Frostbite Line Honours
#rssailing – Sunday's RS dinghy DMYC frostbites race felt like the first day spring with clear skies and a gentle force 3 breeze to get us started off which steadily increased as the day went on. Race one again saw…
RS Dinghy Sailing Continues to Build Across Ireland
#rssailing – Lots of enthusiastic experienced RS sailors are racing the new sailors on the block up and down the country writes David Rose of the Irish RS class association. The winter is being used more and more as an opportunity…
RS Fleet DMYC Frostbite Dinghy Racing Continues With Two Races on Sunday
#rssailing – A cold north-westerly wind greeted the Dun Laoghaire RS400 fleet as they ventured out to the start line of the 2015 DMYC Frostbites. With reports of 25-30 knots from boats competing in the Spring Chicken series early in…
Belfast Lough RS Elite Class Biggest In UK, More Fleets For Strangford Lough & Carrickfergus
#RSsailing – The RS Elite Class is about to celebrate an exciting 2015, as new fleets build and events are planned to mark its first decade of racing and great camaraderie. It all began at Hayling Island SC where, fittingly,…

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