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Royal Cork Yacht Club set to host Major Sailing Championships in 2020

By |2019-07-03T14:14:34+01:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

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 [...]

Irish Cruiser Racing National Championships to be held in Cork 2020

By |2018-09-13T18:07:18+01:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: Cork Week, News, Racing|

ICRA the body responsible for administering cruiser racing in Ireland has announced that their prestigious National Championships will be held in the Royal Cork Yacht Club as part of Cork Week in 2020. Simon McGibney, Commodore of ICRA commented "the desire for us moving forward to partner with a major event when holding the National Championships [...]

News of Cork 300 arrives at Lake Garda

By |2018-08-28T22:16:29+01:00August 28th, 2018|Categories: News|

Flags and t shirts bearing the Cork 3oo logo were seen at the Melges 24 Europeans on Lake Garda recently. Royal Cork members, Julie Tingle, Amy Harrington and Nigel Young got these snaps while competing at the event. Along with Stefano Cherin (who proudly wore his new Cork 300 shirt), the intrepid trio managed a final [...]

National 18’s set date for 2020 Championships

By |2018-08-24T19:03:52+01:00August 24th, 2018|Categories: News|

At their recent AGM at West Mersea Yacht Club, the National 18 class resolved to hold their Championship in 2020 at the Royal Cork Yacht Club from the 2nd - 7th August. This is to coincide with the Royal Cork's Tricentenary celebrations which will see a host of events on and off the water throughout the [...]