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Kinsale Squib Nationals is Cancelled in June

27th March 2020
Kinsale Squib duo Colm Dunne and Rob Gill sailing in Kinsale Harbour Kinsale Squib duo Colm Dunne and Rob Gill sailing in Kinsale Harbour Photo: Bob Bateman

The Squib National Championships 2020 scheduled for 21 - 26 June at Kinsale Yacht Club has been cancelled.

Regatta Director, Ruth Ennis told Afloat: 'The Squib 2020 Organising Committee in conjunction with Kinsale Yacht Club and the N.S.O.A. reluctantly made this decision in light of the COVID-19 pandemic'.

The prospect of the championships going ahead was discussed as recently as this week by Tom MacSweeney on Afloat here.

Ennis says Kinsale is looking at the 'possibility and logistics of hosting the event in Kinsale Yacht Club next year 2021'. All registration fees to the event will be refunded.

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