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J109 Jalapeno Wins Royal Irish Yacht Club Charity Race

2nd January 2019
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Jalapeño from the National Yacht Club helmed by Paul Barrington was the RIYC Charity Race winner Jalapeño from the National Yacht Club helmed by Paul Barrington was the RIYC Charity Race winner Photo: Afloat.ie

There were 20 entries in a light southwesterly breeze for the Royal Irish Yacht Club's Annual Charity Race on Sunday, 30th December 2018

Race officers Henry Leonard and Paul McCarthy laid a triangle/sausage/ triangle course which was completed in an hours racing.

Line honours and the race win went to Jalapeño from the National Yacht Club helmed by Paul Barrington.

Second was another J109, Dear Prudence and third the J122 Gib & Tonic. 

Just under €2000 was raised on the day for the RNLI.

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