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Carrickfergus Set to Welcome Hundreds of Sailors for Summer Events

22nd June 2021
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Carrickfergus Sailing Club on Belfast Lough Credit: Carrickfergus Sailing Club/Facebook

Carrickfergus Sailing Club in Northern Ireland looks forward to welcoming 500 competitors across its scheduled summer series of racing, as The News Letter reports.

August will be an especially busy month for the Co Antrim club, with its home regatta on 28 August following the Topper Northerns on 21-22 August and the RS Northerns the weekend prior.

And the activity will continue into September with the RYA Youth Championships and the rescheduled J2 Northerns both coming to the north shore of Belfast Lough.

The News Letter has more on the story HERE.

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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