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Boat Shipping and Equipment Transportation for Volvo Cork Week 2020

By |2020-01-14T08:30:43+00:00January 14th, 2020|Categories: News|

Making your visit to Volvo Cork Week 2020 easier. We in the Royal Cork Yacht Club have teamed up with Sevenstar Yacht Transport to help with the logistics of transporting yachts and/or equipment to Volvo Cork Week 2020 and the Cork300 events. Sevenstar is the world leader in the transport of yachts and equipment all around [...]

Entries open for IRC European Championship as part of Cork300

By |2019-12-19T13:43:15+00:00December 19th, 2019|Categories: Cork Week, News, Racing|Tags: , , |

Online Entry is now open on www.corkweek.ie for the 2020 IRC European Championship which will take place in Crosshaven, during Volvo Cork Week as part of our unique celebration of the 300th anniversary of the Royal Cork Yacht Club. The 2020 IRC European Championship will be held over five days of racing from Monday 13th July [...]

Planning where to stay for Cork300

By |2019-11-29T11:02:34+00:00November 29th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

To make the most of your visit to Cork300 it is essential that you plan ahead.  There are many options when planning your trip to Cork300, these include: Houses and B&B's Air B & B Motor Homes Camping Hotels   HOUSES and B&B's and Aparthotel  For all local house rentals and B&B accommodation inquiries, please contact [...]

Royal Cork Yacht Club opens entries for ‘Volvo Cork Week 2020’

By |2019-11-28T14:10:58+00:00November 28th, 2019|Categories: Cork Week, News, Racing|Tags: |

Bumper fleets expected to attend prestigious international regatta incorporating Irish Cruiser Racing Association National Championships as part of historic club’s tricentenary celebrations The Royal Cork Yacht Club, the oldest yacht club in the world, today launched its online entry system for the prestigious Volvo Cork Week 2020 regatta which will see hundreds of boats and thousands [...]

Cork300 events series launched for 2020

By |2019-10-01T10:54:33+01:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: News|

Cork300 will celebrate Royal Cork Yacht Club’s 300th anniversary, where it all began, and Cork’s maritime haven, with a series of events next summer. In 2020, the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven will celebrate its 300th anniversary with an exciting series of events on and off the water across Cork harbour, called Cork300. Founded in [...]

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 [...]