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Royal Irish Ladies Make A Day Of It On Dublin Bay

30th July 2018
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Royal Irish Ladies Make A Day Of It On Dublin Bay

#RIYC - The women of the Royal Irish Yacht Club filled four 1720s for two great races on Dublin Bay as part of the club’s Ladies Race last Friday 27 July.

Conditions were challenging with gusts of up to 25 knots, but that’s nothing these women can’t handle — particularly Gill O’Connor, who did a top-notch job organising the day having just had a baby three weeks ago.

Michael Tyrrell also served as race officer for the day, which is hoped to become an annual fixture on the Royal Irish calendar.

MacDara Conroy

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MacDara Conroy is a contributor covering all things on the water, from boating and wildlife to science and business

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