CLYC Frostbite Season well underway

On Sunday last, the coast road between Rostrevor and Killowen was closed due to some tree cutting. That did not deter the hardy sailors. Sailing Secretary Brian McConville walked the mountain route, picked up a RIB at Killowen and landed at Rostrevor jetty to pick up some sailors. There was welcome sunshine, a high tide and a reasonable wind to get the 8 boats racing […]

A Warrior for All Seasons

By Gerry Byrne The All Seasons cruiser programme drew to a close on Saturday with the re-scheduled Irwin Cup and Carlingford Kettle won by Warrior and Invincible respectively. Compared to the 2018 season the number of sailed races was reduced to 51 as a result of a number of races having to be cancelled due to too windy conditions. As expected the more racy cruisers […]

CLYC Dinghy Regatta 2019

Sunday saw sailors young and old(er) take to the water for the CLYC Dinghy Regatta. The scheduled four races were sailed in mixed conditions with the wind building over the day. In the end Ian Roche took 1st place in the A Fleet with Tim Gibbons and Ian Finnegan completing the podium. In the B Fleet Maya O’Neill took the honours with David Fegan and […]

Busy Weekend for CLYC Juniors

Sunday saw very challenging conditions for the CLYC Junior Regatta, the challenge being finding wind!!! Well done to Philip O’Connor & Catherine McDonagh for finding some to get two races in & well done to the sailors for persevering although most were having so much fun it wasn’t a chore.Having spent Saturday at Laser Open Pathway Training, Izzy O’Farrell & Tom McKeveney took first and […]