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2020 Laser Radial Youth European Championships

Event Cancelled at Ballyholme Yacht Club

Championships will hopefully be rescheduled elsewhere in October or November 2020 Due to the Covid 19 situation and expected restrictions on travel during July and possibly August (and to help allay fears of people having to travel abroad during those months), EurILCA and Ballyholme Yacht Club have come to the very difficult decision to cancel …

Dan McGaughey wins Under 19 and 2nd overall at Noble Marine UKLA Qualifier 1. Over 220 Applications now in

It was a fantastic Noble Marine UKLA Qualifier 1 at the WPNSA for Dan McGaughey  – 2nd Overall and 1st U19 in the Radial Class. The breeze was at the upper end of being allowed to race and sailors were warned that it was their own responsibility whether they decided to race or not. Fifty …

Counting 123 days to get ready!!

123 DAYS TO GET READY FOR THE LASER RADIAL YOUTH EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020 Preparations are well under way for the Laser Radial Youth European Championships to be held at Ballyholme Yacht Club this summer from 5th to 11th July 2020. The Championships are supported by Ards and North Down Borough Council. Over 200 applications have …

Over 150 applications so far

Over 150 applications for the LREYC 2020’s have been received so far with some countries exceeding their allocated spaces already. The furthest travellers look to be a few entries from both New Zealand and Australia although we have also entries from Canada, USA, Guatemala and the US Virgin Islands. Over 25 countries have applied already. …

Applications Are Now Open For The 2020 Radial Youth European Championships

Applications are now open for the next 2020 Laser Radial Youth European Championships & Open European Trophy in Bangor, North Ireland, hosted by Ballyholme Yacht Club. The event will run from July 4-11. The Laser Radial Youth Europeans Championships & Laser Radial Youth Open European Trophy 2020 is a restricted entry allocated championship. Sailors wishing …

YOUNG SAILORS TAKE TO WATER FOR 30TH RYANI YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS

Over 150 sailors took to the water at Strangford Lough Yacht Club recently (21 – 22 September) to compete at the RYA Northern Ireland Youth Championships. An impressive 135 boats registered for the event, which marked the 30th anniversary of the Youth Championships. At the event, RYANI Performance Development Officer James Farrell and RYANI Lead …

Over 100 Lasers compete in Irish Laser National Championships at Ballyholme Yacht Club

Over 100 sailors competed across 4 days for the Irish Laser Nationals at Ballyholme Yacht Club from 22nd to 25th August 2019. The event was supported by Ards and North Down Council and CH Marine, Quay Marinas and the Salty Dog hotel.   Nine races were completed in the first 3 days of the championship …

Congratulations to the 2019 Youth European Laser Radial Champions

Time to have a look back and celebrate the 2019 Laser Radial Youth European Championships & Open European Trophy in Athens, Greece. There were lots of light winds throughout the week although the final day saw Eolo and the famous sea breeze arrive and stunning conditions. . The Gold girl’s fleet concluded the event with …