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Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC) Sailing News, Results from Cork Harbour
29 Compete in CH Marine Winter League
A very good fleet of 29 cruisers came to the line for the first day of the CH Marine Winter league writes Claire Bateman. The first radio sound to be heard was the familiar voice of Afloat correspondent Tom MacSweeney,…
CH Marine Winter League Kicks Off
CH Marine's  first Winter League race kicks off at Royal Cork Yacht Club this Sunday. Racing continues on 14th, 21st, 28th and December 5th.  The First Gun each day will be at 12.25
Weather Gods at Play for October League Finale
Arriving at the Royal Cork Yacht Club yesterday for the final day of the O'Flynn Exhams Autumn League there wasn't a puff of wind to be felt writes Claire Bateman. The Club Burgee hung limply and the general consensus of…
Tiger Leads Class III in Royal Cork October League (PHOTOS HERE)
What a day this Sunday's racing turned out to be. From the moment one turned the corner on to the Crosshaven road at Carrigaline there was magic in the air writes Claire Bateman. The sun was shining, the trees were resplendent in…
Latest Photos From Royal Cork's October League
Bob Bateman's latest photos from yesterday's Royal Cork's October League are over the fold. Having sailed six races in the O'Flynn Exhams Autumn League and, with a discard applied, a trend is emerging writes Claire Bateman. The exception to this is…
Royal Cork Autumn League. Photos HERE!
Images by Bob Bateman from the first race of Royal Cork's Autumn league are on the gallery HERE. Was all that sunshine really here only last Sunday? Brrrr.....
80 Boats for Royal Cork Autumn League (PHOTOS HERE!)
An 80 boat fleet set sail for the opening day of the Autumn League at the Royal Cork Yacht Club Regatta today writes Claire Bateman. While conditions setting out were typical of a lovely Autumn day, the wind, however, was…
Laser Training Starts at Royal Cork
Laser training continues in earnest at Royal Cork. A total of 36 sailors participated in the Laser Open Day held at the club on Sunday 5th. September. Under coach Thomas Chaix, Nick Walsh and a group of 6 volunteers, 12…
Royal Cork Autumn League Notice Of Race is Published
The Notice of Race (NOR) for the O'Flynn Exhams sponsored Autumn Regatta at the Royal Cork Yacht Club is now available to download below. The Regatta will commence on Sunday, October 3rd and will continue the exciting format that was…
HM Yachts League Photo Gallery Now Online!
Bob Bateman's photos from the HM Yachts sponsored Royal Cork Cruiser League is now online HERE.
Salute to Royal Cork as La Coupe des TROIS Phares Leaves Crosshaven
An tSciocháin, a 1956 Bounty ll, crewed by five volunteers from the Crosshaven Lifeboat and skippered by Pat Fagan was the sole Irish entry in La Coupe des TROIS Phares that departed Crosshaven for France at the weekend. An tSciocháin…
Good Turnout for HM Yachts League
The first in the seven race series of the HM Yachts August/September League took place at Royal Cork last night. Competitors were given a boat start from Corkbeg and beat to the Cage in a good south westerly breeze before a…
Entries Gear up for 'HM Yachts' League in Crosshaven
Competitors in Cork Harbour are gearing up for Thursday's first race of The HM Yachts August/September League which takes place at the Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC), Crosshaven. The regatta series will be sailed under handicap for Cruisers. Dates as…
Royal Cork Short-handed Wine Race Action Photos Here!
Images from Royal Cork Yacht Club's shorthanded wine race are posted on the Afloat gallery HERE. The Ui Loingsigh of Glanmire sponsored fixture was a short, snappy and extremely enjoyable race in 12–knots of westerly breeze. Two spinnaker runs in a six…
Glandore Harbour Yacht Club Celebrates its 25th Anniversary
Royal Cork Boats were well represented today (Sun) at Glandore Harbour Yacht Club At Home writes Claire Bateman. Mediterranean conditions prevailed with sun, wind and sparkling blue water. When conditions such as existed today prevail this is a little piece…
RCYC holds Irish Examiner Round the Island Race
Royal Cork holds its Irish Examiner Round the Island Race this Sunday, with three different courses for boats of different speed.  Warning gun for all classes is 12.55pm. The courses are as follows: Optimists, RS Fevas, Taz - Spike Island(P).Lasers,…

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