• December 2009

  • Cork Retire from Leg 4.

    Cork Retire from Leg 4.

    21 December, 2009

    Finishing ninth, but in an act of good sportsmanship and recognising that his team was at fault, Irish skipper Richie Fearon handed over his race declaration stating that Cork was retiring from Race 4.

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  • Open Christmas Regatta Report.

    Open Christmas Regatta Report.

    14 December, 2009

    Thirty four ‘Oppy Mad’ hardy sailors turned up for the Kinsale Yacht Club annual Open Christmas Regatta. Sailors made great efforts to attend this highly competitive event with a good turnout from Tralee, Lough Derg, Dublin and RCYC.

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  • Notice of Annual General Meeting

    Notice of Annual General Meeting

    09 December, 2009

    The Kinsale Yacht Club Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 17th December 2009 at 7.45 pm in Kinsale Yacht Club.

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  • The ‘Figarists’ Return to Kinsale!

    The ‘Figarists’ Return to Kinsale!

    04 December, 2009

    Following a thirteen year absence the town of Kinsale will host La Solitaire du Figaro from Thursday 12th to Monday 16th August 2009. Vice Commodore, Alice Kingston, travelled to the Paris Boat Show today for the disclosure of Kinsale as a port of call in the 41st edition of this gruesome single-handed, one-design race.

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  • Optimist Laying Up Lunch & Prizegiving.

    Optimist Laying Up Lunch & Prizegiving.

    02 December, 2009

    The Optimist Fleet held their annual laying up lunch last Sunday at KYC and there were many prize winners over the season in the senior and junior sections.

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  • Atlantic Crossing for Charity

    Atlantic Crossing for Charity

    02 December, 2009

    Ruediger (Rudi) Teichmann, a Kinsale Yacht Club member, explains his idea to sail the Atlantic for the disadvantaged children of the world.

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