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Presentation Brothers College won the inaugural Schools Team Racing Championships in Schull at the weekend
The International Schools Team Racing Championships sailed in Schull, West Cork at the weekend was a huge success, with the event being the first time this number of schools from the United States, England and Ireland had competed together in…
Schull will host an International Schools Team Racing Regatta later This Month
The inaugural International Schools Team Racing Championships will take place in Schull, West Cork from the 18th –20th March.16 teams are entered, with Tabor Academy and Cape Cod Academy sending four teams from the USA arriving on the 16th, in…
Early days – The Firefly proved a great success in its early years with the first boats selling for just £65.00!
The dinghy synonmous with team racing in Ireland (and also early Olympic Games endeavours) celebrates an important birthday this year and the UK class is making a special effort to push the boat out. Designed in 1938 by Uffa Fox,…
Firefly racing for Irish varsity honours at Kilrush in County Clare
UCD reigned at the Varsity Team Racing Championships at Kilrush Marina in County Clare, the last national event of the year in the college sailing calendar. The event was organised by Trinity sailing and DIT Sailing Club.  Teams from around Ireland…
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The 24 teams from UCD, DCU, DIT, CIT, UCC, NUIG, Queens and Trinity were greeted with sunny blue skies as they arrive down to Dingle Sailing Club on Saturday morning the 17th of October to compete in the first day…
Royal St. George Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire will follow up its inaugural Elmo Trophy Team Racing trophy next month when the country's largest yacht club stages the Irish Team Racing Championships 2015  from 7th–8th November.   The event is for…
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As students prepare to head back to school, the Irish Collegiate Sailing Team is celebrating recent success in one of it’s first U.S. regattas of the season; the Laser Performance Collegiate Cup, sailed in 420 dinghies last week. The regatta,…

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West Kirby Sailing Club narrowly beat the RSGYC Green of the home club 2-1 in the final to win the first Elmo team racing Trophy. 8 teams of under 18 sailors took part, quickly getting to grips with the equally…
'Elmo' Trophy Commemorates Founder of the Irish Team Racing Association
#teamracing – There's just a few days remain until the brand new Elmo Trophy – a team racing event aimed at Junior sailors to be held in the Royal Saint George YC this weekend (September 5th and 6th). This is the inaugural event and will see…
ISAF World Team Racing Medal Hopes Alive For Schull Sailors at Rutland
#TRWC – Day three of the ISAF Team Racing World Championships at Rutland Water, England was all about consistency and trying to make the Gold grade. Both Irish teams competing are from Schull in West Cork. The Irish open team have made…
Schull College Sends Both Irish Teams To ISAF Team Racing Worlds in Rutland
#teamracing – Two Irish teams will represent Ireland in the upcoming ISAF Team Racing worlds in Rutland from the 18th to the 25th of July, teams from Britain, USA, Canada, Australia, Italy, Japan will also take part in the event…
West Kirby Hawks Rule the Roost at the Wilson Trophy, Two Irish Teams Compete
#WilsonTrophy – Team racing's annual pinnacle, the Wilson Trophy, came to a close this afternoon with a worthy victor in West Kirby Hawks. Two Irish teams competed in the 22 rounds event. The third and last day of racing on…
Forum For Irish Team Racing Discussion Opens Online
#teamracingforum – News that the Optimist dinghy class in Ireland is once again organising a team racing event, together with the announcement of plans for junior event in the Royal St George and the continuing development of 2K team racing…
RYA National Team Racing Championship Won By Hoosiers
#teamracing – The Royal Forth Hoosiers (Tim Saxton, Rob Friend, Mark Powell, Isobel Walker, George Clark, Holly Scott) were worthy winners of the RYA National Team Racing Championship hosted by the UK Team Racing Association and Rutland SC on 21/22…
'Schull Sharks' Top Munster Ranks for National Team Racing Championships
#teamracing – The second day of racing at the Munster Schools Team Racing Championships was a huge contrast to the first day of racing. Last week's racing racing took place in light to medium 6 to 10 knots of wind…
Trinity Sailing Club Win Colours Match At New Grand Canal Dock Venue
#teamracing – This year, Trinity Sailing hosted the annual Colour's match at Grand Canal Dock, where the six sailing teams of UCD and Trinity competed against each other writes Amelia O'Keeffe of Trinity Sailing Club. Traditionally the event takes place in…
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