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The Flying Fifteen is a two-person, 20ft. racer that provides exhilarating, competitive sailing for thriving fleets around Ireland...
- Published on 06 July 2004
Killyleagh sailors Andy McCleery and Colin Dougan have won this year's Flying Fifteen National Championships, taking the title in the last race with a single point to spare over Dun Laoghaire pair Dave Gorman and Chris Doorly. Peter Lawson and Jo Bridges, of the host club, Portaferry SC, were placed third in the 29-boat fleet racing on Strangford Lough at the weekend (Aug 22nd-24th).
- Published on 25 August 2014
Andrew McCleery and Colin Dougan were deservedly crowned national champions at the weekend (Aug 22nd-24th). The Killyleagh pair won the prestigious event, which was hosted by Portaferry Sailing Club, in thrilling style.
On the final beat of the final race on Sunday afternoon, they managed to squeeze past their nearest challengers, Dave Gorman and Chris Doorly, from the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire, and then extended their lead down the final two reaches to win the race and the championship by a single point.
- Published on 26 August 2014
Flying Fifteen International and Flying Fifteen France have confirmed the selection of the Centre Nautique de Crozon Morgat in Brittany, France, as the host and Organizing Authority of the 20th FFI World Championship and the FFF National Championship, to be held in August 2015.
- Published on 07 August 2014