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(...)

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(...)

Oisin McClelland (Donaghadee Sailing Club) competing in the Finn class at the Hempel Sailing World Championships  at Aarhus, Denmark.Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Although racing in the Hempel Sailing World Championships has now started, the sheer scale of the task facing the 14 Irish sailors seeking qualificat(...)

Dublin Bay yacht Rockabill VI (Paul O’Higgins) is an early entry for June’s Round Ireland Race and July’s Cork Week Regatta. Photograph: David O’Brien

Tánaiste Simon Coveney hailed Volvo Cork Week’s drive for change at this week’s regatta launch on Haulbowline Island . Organisers Royal Cork Yacht Cl(...)

Solo sailor Thomas Dolan from Co Meath.

Co Meath’s Thomas Dolan lies in the top half of the Mini Transat îles de Guadeloupe fleet after Sunday’s start from Douarnenez, France. The solo roo(...)