Tim Does the Double!

Tim Gibbons has won the Early Wednesday Series in a dinghy and the Early Season in a cruiser – probably the first time this has been done! The dinghy Early Wednesday series finished on Wednesday last. Tim Gibbons was a strong contender all along, the final top places among the 13 boats racing being Laser Standard Rigs: 1st – Tim Gibbons 2nd – Stephen Finnegan […]

Saturday 17-May-17

What a beautiful day’s Cruiser Racing today. Nine boats took part in three races off Woodhouse. Michael O’Hare on Aurora did the honours and set three fast and short races with the winds steadily picking up throughout the day. The results (NHC) were as follows: Race 1: 1st Brian O’Sullivan, Pandemonium 2nd Brian McCann, Gannet 3rd Aidan McKay, MaxiMeyes Race 2: 1st Michael McCabe, Humdinger […]

Blues on the Bay Regatta Enjoyed by All Despite the Rain

Music wafted across the water from Warrenpoint as seven boats turned out for Saturday’s Blues on the Bay Regatta. However, the weather wasn’t so kind. Continuous rain and shifty winds made conditions difficult, but that didn’t hamper the fun. Tim Gibbons in Warrior took all the honours. Paddy Rooney, Tom O’Hare and Catherine McDonagh staying cheerful on the winning boat. They’re off!  Three great races […]

Massive Turnout at Yacht Club

Last Sunday CLYC Killowen hosted the RYA sponsored Push The Boat Out Open Day. People came from far and wide, and took to the water in dinghies, cruisers, RIBs, motorboats, boards and canoes. All ages were represented, from 3 to quite old. The weather was kind – only a couple of showers in between the sunny periods, and plenty of wind. Three cruisers took up […]