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SSC 2018 Regatta incl. EBoat Nationals

Skerries Sailing Club are please to announce that our annual 2018 club Regatta will take place on July 28th and 29th next and will be held in conjunction with the 2018 E-Boat Nationals.  Provisional details below including those for the cruiser Rockabill Cup from Howth to Skerries on 28th July.  More details to follow.

Skerries Regatta 2018 Entry Form

Skerries Regatta 2018 Main NOR – Provisional

NOR and Sailing Instructions for Rockabill Cup 2018 – Provisional

Some Updates…..

Please note

  1.  Results for Fireball and Wayfarer Nationals held in SSC recently are available above on the featured tab.  Well done to all SSC participants,
  2. Punting has been included in the Calendar tab (“Calendar Including Punting“) as above (ignore sidebar).  Please note that due to weather and changing events Punting can be a moveable feast and every attempt will be made to keep all informed via this website, your regular Newsletter and on SSC notice board, and
  3. Your WindGuru’s weather station as available on all pages of this website and directly is currently, due to mechanical difficulties, reporting lower than actual wind speeds.  After three years of constant working some repair work is required and hopefully will be completed within the next few weeks when parts arrive.  Note that wind direction and temperature are accurate.  We will advise when normal working is restored.    Now Repaired – Thanks to Michael Johnson!

Fireball and Wayfarer Nationals June 2018 – Full Results

A successful event was run over with 9 races for the Fireballs and 6 for the Wayfarers as scheduled and in good sunshine and light winds.  Results as

Fireball Pictures – see Fireball Face page at https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=irish%20fireball%20association

      


Skerries Sailing Club are please to host the joint Fireball and Wayfarers National event on weekend of Friday 8th June to Sunday June 10th.

Sailing Instructions

History of Skerries RNLI Station – Sam Shiels

Final talk in our off season Wednesday evening series is the rescheduled (remember the snow!) presentation by SAM SHIELS on the history of the Skerries Lifeboat Station from 1854 to 2018. The talk is now scheduled for this coming Wednesday April 11th, at 8.30pm. Sam has been a committed and long standing member of our local RNLI station.

This promises to be a very interesting talk. Non-members welcome.