News from the Club

posted on: Sep 26, 2013

October Series 2013

Details of the October Series including Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions have now been posted.
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It is planned, with suitable weather and tidal conditions, to run 2 races back to back on each sunday for IRC and J24 classes. White sails will sail separate coastal round the cans courses. The Royal Western Yacht Club of Ireland would like to acknowledge the sponsorship of Kilrush Creek Marina in their provision of free berthage on their pontoons to participating yachts for the duration of the series. Race Briefs will be provided at Cappa Pier at 11 am on Sun 6th and Sun 20th. Boats should depart Kilrush Creek Marina at 1000 hrs on these days. On Sun 13th and Sat 26th Race briefs will be provided at the marina.

Races are normally scheduled to finish so as to permit yachts to be back in the marina for 1730 hrs with results and prizes being awarded in selected venues each evening. Overall October Series results and prizes will be presented at the Royal Western Yacht Club of Ireland October Series prizegiving on Saturday evening 26th October at the Haven Arms.


The final race will be a "Dress Pink" in support of the ISA Women on the Water Action Breast Cancer campaign. Any interested lady participants can contact Adrian O'Connell at 086 6026700, Monica Roche 086 8031179, Mary Rose Counihan 086 3891878 or Therese Young on 086 8717452


The race Entry Form can be found here. The Sailing Instructions can be found here and a Flyer for the event is here



Rere-Commodore and Racing Captain: Adrian O'Connell Tel: 086-6026700 Email: