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Royal Cork's Twomey to the Fore at Optimist Burns Trophy (Slideshow below!)

28th September 2020
Great sailing conditions for the Optimist Burns Trophy at Crosshaven. See photo slideshow below Great sailing conditions for the Optimist Burns Trophy at Crosshaven. See photo slideshow below Photo: Bob Bateman

After eight races sailed at Royal Cork Yacht Club, the host club's Alana Twomey continues to lead the club's Optimist Burns Trophy main fleet in Cork Harbour.

JP Curtin continues in second place in the 26-boat fleet, three points behind Twomey after two discards have been applied. 

Oisin Pierse is third but did not compete in either race seven or eight, so now trails 14 points behind Curtin.

As Afloat reported previously, RCYC's Burns Trophy is now in its 26th year and this year's edition has had ideal racing conditions so far. 

Two races, plus one for fun, is the format under the command of Race Officer Andrew Crosbie. 

Bob Bateman's photo gallery is below and results are here.

Optimist Burns Trophy Photo Gallery - September 26

Published in Royal Cork YC, Optimist
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