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VenuesWorld Takes DBSC SB20 Race
#sb20 – A perfect force 4 NNW breeze and plenty of close reaching provided challenging conditions for the SB20 fleet this evening on Dublin Bay. OOD Jack Roy set the line up with a pin end bias and Bad (Enda,…
Spectacular Finish to SB20 Cowes Grand Slam
#sb20 – 'Sportsboatworld.com' has won the 2014 SB20 Grand Slam at Cowes Week, after a demanding four days and seven races on the Solent.Two races were held today, on Tuesday August 5, 2014, with a lengthy final course for the…
Ireland Bidding for 2017 SB20 Sportsboat World Championships
#sb20 – Three Irish yacht clubs have expressed an interest in hosting the 2017 SB20 World Championships in Ireland. SB20 Class President Justin Burke is also inviting other clubs to make contact and get involved with the Sportsboat bid. Ireland previously…
Marshall King Wins First Race of SB20 Grand Slam At Cowes
#sb20 – There was a little bit of everything on the first day of the SB20 Grand Slam at  Cowes Week, yesterday. Racing for the 36 entries began in heavy downpours with black clouds bringing shifty, gusty conditions, which later moderated…
Seven SB20s Enjoy Decent Breeze for Thursday Night DBSC Race
#sb20 – Seven SB20s took to the water last night on Dublin Bay for the fourth Thursday of Series 2, many fresh from an exhilarating nationals in RCYC last weekend, while others were obviously recharging their batteries after their exertions…
Stefan Hyde Steers Bád to SB20 National Championship Victory
#sb20 – The 2014 SB20 One Design National  keelboat Championship was hosted by Royal Cork Yacht Club. The event was generously sponsored by Dubarry Shoes and Dinghy Supplies. Conditions proved ideal for the 22 competing boats with winds ranging from 5 to…
Royal Cork to Welcome SB20 Sportboats, Collins Team to Lead Home Challenge
#sb20 –  A competitive fleet is expected for the SB20 National Championship in The Royal Cork Yacht Club this weekend writes Kieron O'Connell. All the usual suspects will be present in what looks to be a wide open competition with…
Zero to 15 Knots, Eight SB20s for DBSC Thursday Race
sb20 – Eight SB20s battled it out on Dublin Bay this evening in a northerly, easterly, and southerly breeze (depending where you were on the race course at any given moment in time) in a wind ranging in strength from…
Three Top-Quality Races for DBSC SB20s
#sb20 – 11 SB20s battled it out on Dublin Bay yesterday for SB20 Sunday No. 5 race in a light F2 breeze and sunshine... OOD Barry O'Neill and his team of seasoned SBers Dave Barry, Ger Bythell and Gus Legge…
Eight SB20s Braved the Rain on Dublin Bay for First DBSC Series 2 Race
#dbsc – The SB20 OOD brought the fleet in towards Scotsman's Bay in search of some wind in the dying easterly breeze and some respite from the strong flooding tide that was beginning to rip through the race course writes…
SB20 'Should Be' Takes National Yacht Club Regatta Class Win
Nine  SB20s battled it out in Scotsman's Bay for the 2014 NYC regatta title. With a persistent veer forecast, OOD Harry Gallagher had his work cut out setting a course that would provide a good test over the course of…
SB20 'Should Be... Wins First DBSC Series
#sb20 – A fluctuating F3 NE breeze and glorious sunshine greeted the SB fleet on Dublin Bay for the last race decider of Thursday series 1. After 7 races, Should Be... (Michael, Owen and Gavan) led by a single point…
SB20 Fleet Tested By Light Dublin Bay Winds
#sb20 – A fickle F2 north westerly in beaming sunshine tested the SB20 fleet last Sunday for the 4th (of 10) DBSC SB Sundays and the first Sunday of Series 2. After a short postponement to clear the race track…
Nine SB20s for Light Air DBSC Thursday Race
#sb20 – Nine SB20 sportsboats made it to the start line in beautiful sunshine and a gentle F2 south easterly for the penultimate race of the first Thursday series. With only a few points separating the top 3 boats and…
No Clubhouse But SB20s Enjoy Carrickfergus Hospitality for Northern Champs
#sb20 – The sb20 fleet assembled in Carrickfergus last weekend for their Northern Championship for what was supposed to be the opening of the new club house writes Ronan Downing. Unfortunately "Health & Safety" hadn't signed off on occupation or…
Should Be Wins SB20 DBSC Race Round the Cans
#sb20 – Five SB20s lined up for the weekly Thursday sail around the cans with southerly breeze of 13 knts gusting 16 and a rolling sea, Some of the usual contenders were presumably opting to use the evening to get…

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