Statement issued by Admiral of the Royal Cork Yacht Club and Chairman of Cork300. Mr Colin Morehead on Tuesday 5th May 2020.


Firstly, we hope that you and your families are keeping safe.

Last Friday, 1st May, The Irish Government issued its Roadmap Document detailing Irelands plan for lifting Covid 19 restrictions over 5 phases commencing on 18th May.

The Executive of the Royal Cork Yacht Club and Cork300 Committee are currently reviewing this document in consultation with Irish Sailing and other advisors and assessing its impact on upcoming Cork300 events. It is currently expected that the result of this review will be available week commencing 11th May at which stage a further update will be made.

Schedule of Cork300 events for August 2020

National 18 Championships and Cock of the North Trophy – 2nd to 7th August

Irish Optimist National Championships – 13th to 16th August

Irish Laser National Championships – 20th – 23rd August

Royal Cork Yacht Club Tricentenary At Home Regatta – 28th to 30th August


Colin Morehead

Chairman Cork300

Admiral – Royal Cork Yacht Club