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Irish Girls Take on the World at RS Feva Champs in Tuscany
#rsfevaworlds – There is only one Irish entry in a fleet of 173 RS Fevas but the strong Northern Ireland girls pairing of Laura Gilmore and Molly Fekkes from Strangford Lough YC will be formidable opposition for reigning World Champions, Leonardo Stocchero & Gianluca Virgenti,…
RS Titles Decided in Record Breaking Turnout on Belfast Lough
#RS – A record breaking turnout of 72 RS dinghies descended on Belfast Lough for the three day Irish Nationals and Euro-Cup making it one of the biggest dinghy sailing events to be held in the country this year. The…
Over 40 Boats for Belfast Irish RS 400 Nationals
#rs – A fleet of 42 RS400s,  thought to be the largest turnout at a single event by a one design fleet in Ireland in 2013,  is testament to the enthusiasm of the locals, and the buoyant travelling attitudes of…
RS Sailors Heading for Greystones & Coleraine for Sprint & 24-Hour Fixtures
#rs – This coming weekend will see the next series of racing for the RS fleets in Ireland, with the annual Sprint event. This event was previously a season closer in Dun Laoghaire Harbour, now moves to this earlier slot,…
Dun Laoghaire RS400 Pair Take Eurocup Race Win in Brittany
#rssailing – Dun Laoghaire pair Roger O'Gorman and ex Laser Olympic campaigner Roger Craig took an impressive win today at the RS400 Eurocup in Carnac, Brittany. The pair are one of two Irish boats flying the flag in the 25…
RS400, RS200 & RS Feva 2013 Royal St George Easterns
The three RS classes battled it out last weekend at the Seapoint end of Dublin Bay for the season's first event, the Eastern Championships. The event attracted a total entry of thirty five boats with nineteen RS400's, eleven RS200's and…
Royal St. George Hosts First RS Sailing Event of 2013
#rs – The curtain raiser for the 2013 RS Classes traveller series takes place this weekend on Dublin Bay as The Royal St George Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire is set to host the 2013 RS Eastern Championships.The RS200 &…
Places Filling Fast for 2013 RS Feva Worlds
#RSFeva - Entries for the 2013 RS Feva Worlds in Tuscany broke the 100 mark on Friday 1 February, as Yachts and Yachting reports. More than five months remain till the start of the event at Marina di Grosetto, which…
RS100 Single-Hander Dinghy Awarded ISAF Class Status
#rssailing – Since the RS100's launch in 2010 it has been the world's fastest growing performance single handed class. Numbers have built rapidly across the globe and in November at the ISAF Annual Conference in Dublin the RS100 was awarded…
Irish RS Fleets Announce 2013 Fixture List & Websites
#rssailing – Following the success of the 2012 season where the Dun Laoghaire and Cork based Fevas joined the big sisters' RS200/400 regattas at a joint Nationals, the class hope to introduce the younger Northern Irish sailors to the thrill…
Sportsmanship to the Fore at Dun Laoghaire RS Sprint Event
#rssailing – There was just a whisper of a building breeze as RS fleet launched from the George slip into a rather becalmed Dun Laoghaire harbour. Activity in the harbour built with the breeze during the afternoon with junior winter…
RS Fleet Season Finale Set for Dun Laoghaire on Saturday
#RSSAILING – As has become a tradition in the RS200 and RS400 fleets in Ireland, the final showdown of the season will take place this weekend in the confines of Dun Laoghaire's Harbour walls, with a crash bang wallop series…
Greystones Event Concludes 2012 RS Sailing Circuit
#RS – The weather Gods promised lots of wind, then none, then some, and then in the end there was some, then none. That said, the excellent Race Team managed to get 3 terrific races in on Saturday in a shifty…
North and South RS Sailors Converge on Hospitable Strangford Lough Yacht Club
Fifteen RS 400s, from as far South as Glandore and as far North as Cushendall formed the main appetiser for the latest RS Ireland traveller series event. A smaller group of RS200s and RS Fevas also battled it out over…
Belfast Crew Finish Second at RS Elite Champs in Cowes
#rselite – Northern Ireland's Tiffany Brien, Graham Bailey and Simon Brien have finished second overall at the RS Elite UK Championships in Cowes today. The RS Elite Class took another significant step forward with this exceptional Championship. The largest fleet…
Tiffany Brien Lying Third Overall at RS Elite Nationals
#rs – Northern Ireland's Tiffany and Simon Brien along with Graham Bailey are in third overall at the RS Elite National Championships with one race left to sail to day in Cowes. There were more testing conditions on the Solent yesterday,…

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