Ireland’s Olympic silver medalist Annalise Murphy (left) congratulates gold medal winner Marit Boumeester of Holland after the Laser Radial Medal race in Rio. Photo: World Sailing

December has turned out to be a busy month for Ireland’s top Laser Radial sailors. This morning two youths go in search of a fourth world sailing m(...)

Conor Clarke-skippered Embarr in action during the  74-boat Melges 24 World Championships in Miami, Florida.

A sole Irish sportsboat maintains its lead into the final stages of the 74-boat Melges 24 World Championships in Miami, Florida. The Conor Clarke-sk(...)

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(...)

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(...)

Annalise Murphy: her exploits in London 2012 are being credited for the rise in the number of female competitors.  Photogarph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

With barely a week to go before the start of the Youth National Championships at the Royal Cork Yacht Club, the south coast is already buzzing with f(...)