Busy Weekend for CLYC Juniors   Recently updated !

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 […]


Mary can be Proud!

The cruiser racing has been active throughout August even though fleet numbers were reduced due to holidays. The Pat Dunbar Cup was won by Mick McCann’s Invincible with wins in Race 1 & 3. In the CLYC Open Regatta the beautiful Claire McCann Trophy was won by Warrior skippered by Tim Gibbons who drove his crew hard to win four of the six races over […]


Pandemonium!

By Gerry Byrne.  Brian O’Sullivan’s Trapper 400 won the Woodhouse Trophy in an eventful afternoon’s racing with a second in the first race and a win in the second race. The Carlingford Sailing Club sailor had a well deserved win over some of the more competitive boats in the fleet. On Saturday, Tim Gibbon’s Warrior took her third title this year by winning the John Donnelly […]


Warrior wins Sea Safety Trophy

By Gerry Byrne. Calm conditions on Saturday resulted in the cancellation of the Mourne and Hellyhunter Trophy races which would have taken the cruiser fleet from Carlingford Lough to Kilkeel and back. However, on the previous Saturday, conditions were perfect for the new Newry Maritime Association sponsored Sea Safety Trophy. The races ran in conjunction with the remembrance commemoration of the 65th anniversary of the […]