The Sovereigns Cup 2015 was launched on board the  LE Eithne in Dublin by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney (far right) with Mike Walsh, Kinsale YC regatta director,  Norbert Reilly,  Irish Cruiser Racing Association commodore and Ensign Ben Crumplin. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

(...) celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2015. Experiment The experiment has divided opinion in sailing circles(...)

It is also hoped the arrival of large cruise ships will attract significant additional footfall in the town from residents; this is estimated at one Irish visitor per passenger. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...) local yacht clubs in Dún Laoghaire which are working together to attract international sailing events(...)

The rowing venue for the 2016 Olympics in Rio has been clogged by 19 tonnes of dead fish. Photograph: Reuters 1:30

(...) the lake from domestic and industrial waste.This follows fears over the safety of the Olympic sailing(...)

Royal Cork’s Anthony O’Leary and the crew of Antix, winners of IRC One of last weekend’s Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) Easter Challenge regatta on the Solent. Photo: Paul Wyeth

(...), drawing the ire of a 5,000-strong sailing and boating community.The plan is to facilitate some of the(...)

 Ian Walker at the helm of Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing during the the Volvo Ocean Race. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) the leg into the Argentinian port of Ushuaia.The boat is currently motoring-sailing to Itajai under(...)

Offaky goalkeeper  Alan Mulhall pulled off some incredible saves in the victory over Antrim. Photograph:  Colm O’Neill/Inpho

(...) plain sailing and the winners had reason to be grateful to goalkeeper Alan Mulhall who pulled off some(...)

Fine Art Printmaker Margaret Irwin at work in her studio at Claddaghduff, Connemara, Co. Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

(...) – “bursting with life, love and creativity . . . and full of dogs, children, fishing tackle, sailing gear, art(...)

Hoot Owl – Master of Disguise by Sean Taylor, illustrated by Jean Jullien

(...) is sailing over Africa, close to a waterfall, and the wild animals below look really interested(...)

Annalise Murphy: her exploits in London 2012 are being credited for the rise in the number of female competitors.  Photogarph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Marine.A squad of Lasers have already been preparing in Baltimore Sailing Club, which hosts the Munster(...)

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  • April 2, 2015, 11:08

Letters and was jointly award the Petrarch Prize in 2013. Robertson’s selected poems, Sailing the Forest(...)