#royalcork – Outgoing Admiral Paddy McGlade took Royal Cork Yacht Club through a packed agm last Monday as Peter Deasy was elected Admiral to the oldest yacht club in the world writes Claire Bateman. Pat Lyons will serve as Vice Admiral at the Crosshaven club and Pat Harte will fill the role of Hon. Secretary/Treasurer. Ronan Enright remains as Rear Admiral Keelboats, with John Roche becoming Rear Admiral Cruising and Darren O'Keeffe Rear Admiral Dinghies. Yvonne Durkan will chair the Bar House and Catering Committee and Cathal Conlon wll chair the Marina and Facilities Committee.
Peter Deasy previously chaired the 2010 Cork week regatta committee.
The new Royal Cork Yacht Club Executive pictured L. to R. Front: Vice Admiral Pat Lyons, Admiral Peter Deasy, Hon Sec/Treasurer Pat Harte. Back Row L. to R. Rear Admiral Keelboats, Ronan Enright, Chair Marina and Facilities, Cathal Conlon, Chair Bar House and Catering, Yvonne Durkan, Rear Admiral Dinghies, Darren O'Keeffe and Rear Admiral Cruising, John Roche. Picture Robert Bateman