Irish Sailing

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Laura Dillon at the helm of CriCri, skippered by Ali Clarke,   at the Irish Sailing Pathfinder Women at the Helm 2019 regatta in Dún Laoghaire in August.   Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

A global survey of 4,500 sailors released towards the end of last year makes for grim reading at a time when Irish women are to the fore in the sport (...)

Howth’s Conor Fogerty has declared a bid for the new mixed keelboat discipline at the Paris 2024 Olympics. Photograph: David O’Brien

Ireland aims to expand the Olympic classes in which it competes when Irish Sailing seek expressions of interest on Friday, December 13th, in the new m(...)

The coastal fleet getting racing under way on the opening day of the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta.  Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Light airs led to a problematic start to the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta in Dublin Bay on Thursday, but Ireland’s biggest sailing regatta is under way(...)

Finn Lynch became the first Irish man to make a Laser medal race at the World Sailing Cup in Miami this month. Photograph: Pedro Martinez

With a month to go to the first major Olympic class regatta of the European season, three Irish 49ers, three Lasers and two Finns will seek to make th(...)