A stand-out final day performance by Andrea Brewster and Saskia Tidey in the gold fleet in Buenos Aires included some of their best individual race results of the week-long regatta. Photograph: Finbarr O’Rourke

Failing to keep clear of Canadian rivals at the 49erfxWorld Championships in Argentina on Saturday has cost Dún Laoghaire’s Andrea Brewster and Sas(...)

Boats depart Wicklow at the start of the 2014 Round Ireland race. The 2016 race will set sail on June 18th next year. Photograph: David O’Brien.

Dún Laoghaire’s Andrea Brewster and Saskia Tidey’s made the gold fleet cut at the 49erfx World Championships in Argentina on Wednesday, heightening e(...)

Boats depart Wicklow on the 2014 Round Ireland Race. The next race will have a multihull class for the first time. Photograph: David O’Brien.

Round Ireland Yacht Race organisers have added a multihull class to boost the 2016 race next June. Wicklow Sailing Club has also revealed a giant 70-f(...)

Aoife Hopkins: will contest the Olympic trials in the Laser Radial category.

Condell and Jeff Cochrane. David Mulvin and Ronan Beirne were Flying Fifteen winners and Richard Goodbody(...)

Annalise Murphy is competing at the Semaine Olympique Française this week in La Rochelle, France.

There may yet be a false dawn for Ireland’s Laser Radial Rio Olympic trial prospects because high campaign costs are a turn-off for several school gi(...)

Solo sailor Thomas Dolan from Co Meath.

(...) go for gold at the Tokyo 2020 Games. RS class official David Cheyne of Belfast says last weekend(...)

A fleet of 32 Flying Fifteen keelboats will contest the Irish Championships this afternoon. Photo: David O’Brien

Sunday’s 11-boat 1720 European championships in Cork Harbour. Second in the ten-race series was David(...)

The Taste of Greystones Regatta is now in its third year. Photograph: David O’Brien.

There’s little evidence of recession at Ireland’s newest keelboat sailing centre where this weekend’s Taste Of Greystones Sailing Regatta has attract(...)

Shane MacCarthy and Andy Thompson won the GP14 UK National Championships.

A rare Irish victory at the GP14 UK Nationals has been achieved by Wicklow dinghy duo Shane MacCarthy and Andy Thompson for only the second time in 5(...)

Annalise Murphy in action at the London Games in 2012, where she secured Ireland’s top Olympic sailing result in 30 years. Photograph: Chris Ison/PA

The chairman of the Irish Sports Council Kieran Mulvey is not the only one referring to Annalise Murphy as one of “Ireland’s great hopes” for 2016 but(...)