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Royal Cork's CH Marine League Ends on a High
#rcyc – Apart from the chill in the breeze on Saturday and the beautiful colours in the trees around Crosshaven, one might have been forgiven for thinking it was a summer's day for the last race of the CH Marine…
Colourful Cork Sails for Penultimate Race of CH Marine League
#rcyc – There were surfing conditions for day four of the CH Marine sponsored Royal Cork Autumn League in Cork Harbour yesterday writes Claire Bateman. Classes one, two and three sailing to the mouth of the harbour made a superb…
Winners Emerge in Cork Harbour's CH Marine League
#royalcork – A discard after five races saw the first trends emerging in all classes of the CH Marine Autumn league in Cork Harbour yesterday writes Claire Bateman. Gloves Off has an invincible look about her in IRC One with…
Third Win for Gloves Off in CH Marine Autumn League
#royalcork – Kieran Twomey's Gloves Off continues to lead in the 14-boat Cruisers 1 fleet of the CH Marine Autumn league at Royal Cork. The Corby 38 took its third race win this afternoon to lead by a margin of…
Kinsale Visitors Swell Royal Cork Autumn League
#rcyc – A fleet of almost seventy cruisers took to the waters of Cork Harbour today for the opening race of the CH Marine Autumn Regatta writes Claire Bateman. Competitors travelled from Waterford, Kilkenny, Schull, Cobh and a group of…
Dinghy Sailing Championships to the Fore in Cork Harbour
#rcyc – Last weekend three Munster dinghy sailing Championships were sailed out of the Royal Cork Yacht Club, the 420s, 470s and Optimists writes Claire Bateman. On Saturday the fleets sailed outside the harbour with race officer David O'Brien, using…
Excellent Turnout for Royal Cork Naval Race (Photos here!)
#navalrace – The Royal Cork's Annual Navy Race took place in Cork harbour at the weekend by kind permission of the Irish Naval Service writes Claire Bateman. A light southerly breeze greeted the excellent fleet that turned out for the…
Royal Cork Announce CH Marine as New Autumn League Sponsor
#rcyc –  Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC) at Crosshaven in Cork harbour has announced leading Irish marine supply firm CH Marine as sponsor of the club's annual Autumn Regatta starting at the end of the month. Preliminary details are as…
Royal Cork Yacht Club Celebrate Successful 'At Home' Regatta
#rcyc – Good winds and great atmosphere ashore made for an excellent two day Neville Jewellers At Home Regatta for Royal Cork Yacht Club in Cork Harbour writes Claire Bateman. Plenty of stories were to be had from the Saturday…
Royal Cork Yacht Club Unfazed by Thunder in Aghada (Photos)
The Aghada race for cruisers was sailed on Saturday from Royal Cork Yacht Club writes Claire Bateman. It was an all in start and first off the line and, sailing in a purposeful way, was the Deasy/Ivers/Desmond Bad Company followed…
Scorching Multihulls Entertain at Royal Cork
#ROYAL CORK – In spite of the cold the sun was shining brightly and there was a buzz around Royal Cork Yacht club today writes Claire Bateman. SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS by Bob Bateman. The young stay at home Oppies…
Cork Yacht in the Hunt for BVI Honours
#OYSTER –  Stephen and Aileen Hyde's Oyster 56 Lady A from Royal Cork Yacht Club is in the mix for an overall trophy at the Oyster Regatta in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) following dazzling conditions for the third race…
RCYC Hosts 'Moby Dick' Screening
#ROYAL CORK - It was "uncharted waters" for the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven last night as it hosted its first ever film screening, a showing of the John Huston classic Moby Dick. The epic adventure, starring Gregory Peck,…
New Admiral Takes the Helm at Royal Cork
#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…
Royal Cork Launch New Club Wine
#Wine–Royal Cork Yacht Club has taken delivery of its own "Royal Cork Private Reserve" wine. It's described as 'a fine quality Bordeaux red wine with an exclusive "Royal Cork" label'. To celebrate its launch, diners at tomorrow's Goose dinner will…
Royal Cork Yacht Club Forum to Focus on Development Plan
Royal Cork Admiral Paddy McGlade is staging the club's annual member's 'open forum' on Monday 5th December at the Club House in Crosshaven. The meeting will cover a review of club activities and an update on the club's ten year…

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