Prince Charles, President Michael D Higgins,   Prince Harry and President of the Republic of Turkey  Recep Tayyip Erdogan at Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey, at the Commonwealth and Ireland service to Commemorate the centenary of the Gallipoli landings. Photograph: Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography

(...) frigate, sailing at a stately pace, led a sail-past of Cape Helles, the Turkish vessel followed by an(...)

Annalise Murphy may face an Irish trial for the Olympic test event in Rio. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Even though Irish sailors were expecting a “tough fight” at a new format International Sailing(...)

British comedian Dom Joly jumps from onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing during the start of leg six from Itajaí in Brazil to Newport in Rhode Island. Photograph: Getty Images

For a while, it looked like we were never going to get away from Brazil. Stuck at the starting line with no wind, leg six of the Volvo Ocean Race to N(...)

Sailing Club towards Sutton Strand or take the high road, up the hill of Howth’s cliff walk. The BER(...)

Sean O’Faolain  on his 90th birthday in 1990: In the St Patrick’s day issue of 1973, O’Faolain contributed a wistful tour d’horizon of contemporary Irish fiction. “The Irish Free State”, he reflected, “was … a hard, bourgeois society, cautious, ambitious, pietistic, puritanical, and not at all interested in such time-wasting activities as the arts.”  Photograph: Peter Thursfield

(...) was sailing close to the wind again. Woodruff’s sympathies – and proportions – were Bellocian. He(...)

Three of the Four Tall Ships which Sailed into Dublin last year.  This year the race will travel to Belfast where it will be the largest event to be staged in the city to date. Photograph: Alan Betson /The Irish Times.

(...) than 50 of the world’s finest sailing ships, and their crews, from Europe, North and South America and(...)

(...) port.  For example, the sailing time from Prince Rupert to Juneau is about 30 hours. The cost(...)

 Paddy Barnes fights Zou Shiming in the light flyweight semi-final at the London Olympics in 2012. The 28-year-old is set to compete at the record-breaking third Olympics. Photograph: Scott Heavey/Getty Images

Murphy, Aoife Clark, Sam Watson) and three sailing boats, Laser radial (Annalise Murphy), single handed(...)

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(...)