World Sailing Youth bronze medallists Douglas Elmes (left) and Colin O’Sullivan of Howth are shortlisted for Irish Youth Sailor of the Year Award. Photo: ISAF

The Irish Sailing Association (ISA) has enlarged next month’s national awards ceremony to mark the achievements of Irish sailors, clubs and sailing s(...)

Ichi Ban with Howth Yacht Club’s Gordon Maguire on board was second in IRC class zero in this week’s Sydney-Hobart race. Photograph: Rolex

Howth Yacht Club (HYC) sailors are at the top of their respective inshore and offshore fleets in Australia and Malaysia this weekend. A second in cla(...)

Finn Lynch leads the mens Irish Olympic Laser trial at the Copa Brasil De Vela regatta

National Yacht Club (NYC) sailors from Dun Laoghaire lead both the men’s and women’s Irish Olympic Laser trials in Rio as the first of three races pa(...)

Top Yacht: George Sisk’s Farr 42 Wow from the Royal Irish Yacht Club (RIYC) has been named ICRA Boat of the Year by the Irish Cruiser Racing Association (ICRA). Photograph: David O’Brien

(...) campaigns for the top award. Shortlisted boats included David Cullen’s Half Ton Classic World Champion(...)

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(...)