Kinsale Yacht Club – “Thank God Its Friday” Series 1, sponsored by Denis & Mary Ryan Citroen Car Sales, kicked off on Friday, May 3rd, with an 11 boat fleet.

Race Officer Michele Kennelly designed a challenging course spanning Sandycove, Bulman, Hake Head, Center Point and took the option to finish at the Harbour Mark.

In Class 1, Valfreya, skippered by Dave Riome, dominated both ECHO and IRC categories, while John Stallard’s – Siboney and Dave O Sullivan’s – Cimarron battled for second and third.

Class 2 saw Alan Mulcahy’s – Apache taking first in ECHO and IRC, followed by Patrick Beckett’s – Miss Charlie in second and Padraig O Donovan’s – Chameleon in third.

With the first race wrapped up, anticipation builds for more excitement in the TGIF Series 1, big shout out to our incredible series sponsors Denis & Mary Ryan Citroen Car Sales.

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