ISA president David Lovegrove has major issues to confront, not least the loss of so many members in recession

A blueprint for change published this week claims to put the Irish Sailing Association on a new tack, but the reality is the association is merely goi(...)

Howth YC’s David Lovegrove: is set to take over as president of the ISA in the spring. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

As the Irish Sailing Association prepares for a fundamental review, succession plans for ISA president Niamh McCutcheon reached an advanced stage at a(...)

Competitors jockey for position at the start of the Laser European and World Sailing Championships at Dún Laoghaire during the summer. Such international events are no barometer of the national scene. Eric Luke/ The Irish Times

Agreement from the board of the Irish Sailing Association (ISA) to allow a full independent review of how it operates is a good start to overhaul a sp(...)

Tim Goodbody’s White Mischief (left) and Ronnie Moloney’s Moonshine are in action tomorrow at the Volvo Dún Laoghaire regatta. Photograph: David O’Brien

From the Baily lighthouse at the northern entrance to Dublin Bay across to Dalkey island in the south, there will be eight separate race courses this (...)