As part of the Cork 300 celebrations in 2020, the Royal Cork Yacht Club are delighted to announce they will host 3 major sailing championships.  The National 18 Class Championship, the Optimist Open and National Championship and the Laser Class Championship will take place at the club in August 2020.


Throughout the Championships weeks, the championship village will accommodate a wide range of on-site social activities and entertainment for all participants.


The dates for each Championship are as follows:


National 18 Class Championship

August 2nd to August 7th


Optimist Open and National Championship

August 13th to August 16th


Irish National Laser Class Championship

August 20th to August 23rd



The 3 championship weeks promise to be lots of fun, both on and off the water, as the Royal Cork Yacht Club host many of Irelands greatest sailing talents in Cork harbour, home of some of the best sailing conditions in the World!  Don’t miss out and make sure you mark the dates in your diary for 2020!