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A Class One mixed dinghy start at the Monkstown Bay Sailing Club October League in Cork Harbour. Scroll down for a photo gallery
Laser sailor Brendan Dwyer leads the Monkstown Bay Sailing Club October League after two races sailed in the Cork Harbour club's first races of its October League on Saturday. Medium westerlies gave some exciting racing to the combined fleet of…
RS Feva sailing at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club
At Monkstown Bay Sailing Club in Cork Harbour on Sunday, RS Feva dinghies raced their club championships. There were six races, with five to count, allowing for one discard. Ten Fexa XLs raced. Ben and Charles Dwyer won the first…
The mixed dinghy Monkstown Bay Sailing Club 'At Home' 2022 Regatta was run on Saturday, September 17th in Cork Harbour
55 dinghies competed across the fleets at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club 'At Home' 2022 regatta in Cork Harbour on Saturday. As regular Afloat readers will know, the event was postponed from earlier in the season when strong winds cancelled the…
Competitors sal past Blackrock Castle in the 2022 Cobth to Blackrock race. Dinghies sailed in the Cobh to Blackrock Race for the first time in several years Scroll down for Bob Bateman's photo gallery
Spinnakers were flown from start to finish of the Cobh to Blackrock annual race up the River Lee on Saturday afternoon. It was a great Cork Harbour spectacle as the fleet carried the colourful sails up through Lough Mahon, the…
Lasers racing at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club
Lasers are dominating Class 1 of Monkstown Bay Sailing Club’s August dinghy league. Philip Doherty in his Laser Radial has built a five-point lead on a total of 5 after four races sailed at the time of writing, with Judy…
Judy Moynihan and Therese Loesberg competing in their Laser II dinghy at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club in Cork Harbour
Philip Doherty in his Laser Radial is leading Monkstown Bay Sailing Club’s Class 1 in the August dinghy league after three races on a total of 5 points. Second is John Moynihan on 11 points, in another Laser and third…
Laser Sailor David O’Connell
Laser sailor David O’Connell won Cork Harbour's Monkstown Bay Sailing Club July league in Class One after nine races on 10 points with Judy Moynihan and Therese Loesberg second in their Laser Two on 27. Charles McCarthy and Barry O'Connor were…
David O’Connell has increased his lead at the MBSC League
David O’Connell, Laser, has increased his lead at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club’s July Dinghy League in Class 1, winning Race 7 to have just 5 points overall. Double-handed Laser sailors Judy Moynihan and Therese Loesberg, continue second on 18 points,…
Laser sailor David O’Connell
After five races and with one discard allowed, Laser sailor David O’Connell continues to hold a big lead in Class 1 of the Monkstown Bay SC July dinghy league in Cork Harbour on a total of four points. Second is…
Monkstown Bay Sailing Club’s Dinghy League sailing
David O’Connell is leading Monkstown Bay Sailing Club’s July dinghy league Class 1 on 3 points after three races, the result of his hat-trick of wins. That puts him clear of Judy Moynihan and Therese Loesberg in second place in…
MBSC Club Commodore Sandy Rimmington (centre) with the new National 505 Champions
Chris Bateman and John Coakley won the 505 dinghy Irish Nationals raced at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club over six races in Cork Harbour. Six 505s competed. They won four of the six races, for a total of 7 points. Second…
Monkstown Bay Sailing Club in Cork Harbour
Monkstown Bay Sailing Club has postponed its 'At Home' which had been scheduled to take place in Cork Harbour on Saturday. The club says this is due to the forecast of adverse weather predictions. A new date of Saturday, September…
Dinghy racing at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club. The Cork Harbour club stages its annual 'At Home' Regatta this weekend
Monkstown Bay Sailing Club in Cork Harbour will hold its ‘At Home’ this Saturday, at a time when it is experiencing “fantastic support” for dinghy sailing according to its Commodore. “We have put a lot of effort into popularising sailing,…
505 sailing in Cork Harbour
Twenty-one dinghies entered the May League at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club which concluded last Thursday evening with a tie at the top two places in Class One by two 505s. Ewen Barry and crew Ronan O’Driscoll and Charles McCarthy with…
Monkstown Bay Sailing Club Commodore Sandy Rimmington
The Commodore at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club rather appropriately won the Commodore’s Cup on Saturday. Sailing a 505 Sandy Rimmington was crewed by Richard Harrington. They won both races sailed. Second in both and second overall in another 505, were…
Monkstown Bay's Commodore's Cup features an All-In Start for the club’s dinghy fleet
The 'Commodore’s Cup' is being raced at Monkstown Bay Sailing Club on Saturday. It is an All-In Start for the club’s dinghy fleet, with First Gun at 1255. The club is also offering ‘Try Sailing’ for members and friends tomorrow,…

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