Lavery, O'Brien second at Largs

John Lavery and David O'Brien, racing their new boat for the very first time, took second place in the first race of the UK Nationals at Largs today. Alan Green and Ben Mulligan placed 13th, while Dave Mulvin and Ronan Beirne finished 19th. 


Frequent updates

Ronan Beirne, competing in the British Championship in Scotland with Dave Mulvin, tells that he set up a Facebook page for Frequent Flyer.

Ronan hopefully will have frequent updates and pictures tracking the progress of IRL 3919 and the rest of the Irish contingent at Largs. Don't forget to give the lads a like!

Best of luck at Largs!

Best of luck to the Irish teams travelling to the British Nationals in Largs, Scotland, this weekend, July 20-23.

The IRL contingent (that we know of) is formed by Ben Mulligan and Alan Green, Dave Mulvin and Ronan Beirne, and John Lavery and David O'Brien, all of the National YC, Dun Laoghaire. Largs was last host for the event in 2007, when Alan, sailing with Charles Apthorp, featured in the placings. 

Some issues after site work

There have been some technical changes to lately, which, although making the site a little quicker, may have affected access at times. If you've been getting error messages, apologies. 


McCleery finds wind to win

Dave Mulvin reports on the Northern Championship:

Strangford Sailing Club hosted the Northern Championship. With 15 entries, sailing took place in the Lough off Killyleagh, in light to moderate breezes,  with three races on Saturday and two on Sunday.