Ballyholme

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David Gorman, the Flying Fifteen class nominee from the National Yacht Club, racing with crew Chris Doorly competing in the ISA All-Ireland Sailing Championship at Lough Ree Yacht Club. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Autumnal winds herald the season for All-Ireland Sailing Championships commencing this weekend in Schull with the junior title before moving to the ea(...)

 Ireland’s Ewan McMahon competing in the Laser Gold fleet on Wednesday, Day 3 of the Princess Sofia/Palma Olympic Classes Regatta 2019 in Mallorca. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Four Irish boats have reached their respective Gold fleets at the Princess Sofia regatta for Olympic classes at Palma, with Rio 2016 Olympian Finn Lyn(...)

An woman in her 70s has died after she was hit by a car in Bangor, Co Down. The woman died at the scene in Ballyholme on Saturday night. It was repor(...)

 Conor Phelan’s Jump Juice  at the Irish Cruiser Racing Association National Championships 2017 in Crosshaven, Co Cork. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

As the first of two Irish Sailing All-Ireland Sailing Championships gets under way this weekend, the senior event at Lough Ree Yacht Club will have a (...)

Nick Dwyer and Barbara Heftman are interviewed in Sydney after being rescued off Australia’s southeastern coast. Photograph: Australian Broadcasting Corporation via AP

Former Royal St George Yacht Club sailor Nick Dwyer from Dún Laoghaire recalled his “moment of terror” during a capsize off Sydney, Australia on Wedn(...)

Ewan MacMahon was awarded Howth Yacht Club’s Silver Fox Trophy for his silver medal performance at the Laser Radial Youth World Championships. Photograph: Gareth Craig.

Howth Yacht Club saluted its top performer Ewan MacMahon this week when it awarded the youth helmsman the club’s Silver Fox trophy for his silver meda(...)

The RNLI said it is not clear how a man rescued off the Co Down coast had ended up in the water. File photograph: RNLI/Nigel Millard/PA Wire

A quick-thinking council worker has been praised after a young man was rescued from freezing seas off Northern Ireland. Mark Pollock was working in(...)

Laser Radial dinghies return to Dún Laoghaire harbour at the KBC World Championships. Photograph: David O’Brien

Ireland's next generation of Olympic sailors are putting in a strong performance at the top of the KBC Laser Radial World Championships as the regatt(...)