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RS Sailors Feature A Leeward Mark Pile Up at DMYC Frostbites
RS Sailing
#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
RS Sailing
#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 Sailing
#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
RS Sailing
#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
RS Sailing
#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
RS Sailing
#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
RS Sailing
#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,…
RS Series Title Still Open At DMYC Frostbites on Dublin Bay
RS Sailing
#rssailing – Gifted with a northerly breeze of around 12 knots the DMYC Dinghy Frostbite race committee set a longer than usual trapezoidal course outside the harbour, signalling five laps to the 6  RS 400s and 3 RS 200s that…
14–Boat 'Boisterous' RS Fleet Sailing in DMYC Frostbite Series
RS Sailing
RSsailing – RS Sailors were on the water in Dun Laoghaire for yesterday afternoon's latest round of the DMYC dinghy Frostbite series writes Sarah Byrne. With a lovely westerly breeze forecast on a crisp cloudless afternoon in the busy harbour,…
RS Sailors Take to Belfast Lough for Royal North's Autumn Series
RS Sailing
#rssailing – RS Sailor David Cheyne reports from Day four of Royal North Ireland's (RNIYC) Autumn Series on Belfast Lough. You know the way you can want something so badly that you can convince yourself it is something entirely different, well…
Big RS Fleet Turnout for DMYC Frostbite Series Off Dun Laoghaire Harbour
RS Sailing
#rssailing – Sunday 16th dawned bright and breezy, but as the RS fleets launched into Dun Laoghaire harbour, the breeze had dropped right off to a shifty five knots for the DMYC Frostbite Series. The fleet was sent outside for…
Record 16 RS Dinghies For DMYC Frostbites In Dun Laoghaire Harbour
RS Sailing
#dmycfrostbites – Sunday morning dawned bright and sunny, with a gusty 15 knots in Dun Laoghaire harbour writes Marty O'Leary. A record 16 RS dinghies gathered on the startline for the first race of the series of the DMYC frostbites,…
RS400s Take to Belfast Lough for Royal North Series
RS Sailing
#rssailing – 13 RS 400s came to the Royal North of Ireland line yesterday, with boats coming from Cushendall, Dublin and Ballyholme. The RNIYC series runs for another six weeks, breaking for Christmas, then starting again for 12 weeks as…
RS 400, 200 & Feva Dinghy Finale Hits A High Note at Royal Cork Yacht Club
RS Sailing
#rssailing – The Royal Cork Yacht Club was buzzing at the weekend, with what was a great precursor to next year's dinghy week. The RS fleets were in town for their final event of what has been a bumper Irish…
Galway Bay Sailing Showcases 60–Boat RS Nationals
RS Sailing
#rssailing – Sixty one Feva's, RS200's and RS400's descended on Galway Bay Sailing Club (GBSC) from the 8th to the 10th of August to compete in what was each class's 2014 National Championships writes RS Ireland Class communication officer David Rose. This organisational…
RS Feva World Championships 2014, Five Nations in Top Ten
RS Sailing
#rsfeva – The 2014 RS Feva World Championships went off with a bang in true RS Feva style with 184 RS Fevas, 368 sailors and hundreds of parents, siblings and supporters descended on Yacht Club de Carnac, in Brittany for…

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