Saskia Tidey and Andrea Brewster will compete in this summer’s Rio Olympics. Photo: Inpho

The Irish sailing team for Rio grew to six on Thursday with the announcement that Ireland is to get a wild card entry in the 49erfx class following th(...)

Competitors at the European Lazer Championships in Gran Canaria.

An emphatic gold fleet performance kept Finn Lynch’s Rio ambitions alive at this month’s European Laser Championships in Gran Canaria but money – or (...)

ISA Olympic campaigners Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern on their 49er skiff. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport.

With the New Year, a new season for Irish contenders at the performance end of the sailing spectrum begins this weekend on the idyllic waters of Bisc(...)

Irish crew members of the Breakthrough,  Kenneth and Alexander Rumball Catherine Halpin and Barry Hurley

Irish offshore sailor Barry Hurley added another personal best performance when he and an Irish-crewed Australian entry sailed into Hobart in 11th ov(...)

Annalise Murphy in action yesterday. ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Dublin Bay was in exceptional form yesterday as the Laser European Championship passed the halfway mark and ended the qualification rounds. Despite a (...)

Annalise Murphy: the Olympic sailor broke her nose in a bicycle accident

The Irish Sailing Association (ISA) is drafting a blueprint for sailing this week after receiving 300 suggestions at last Satu(...)