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


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

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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.

Final Wednesday Talks of 2017/18

The last three remaining talks of this off-season recommence after a weather interruption last week with an intriguing talk entitled “Known Unto God” this coming Wednesday evening at 8.30pm  Details below.  Please note that Sam Shiels’s talk on the history of the Skerries RNLI has been rescheduled at the new date of April 11thas below.  These talks are proving very popular.  Come along and bring a friend.  Non-members welcome.


New Commodore

Congratulations to Kathryn Collins on her elevation to Commodore at last nights AGM.  A great way to celebrate International Woman’s Day.   Kathryn is the second female Commodore in the history of the club.  Kay Davis was the first in 2002.

Seen here being presented with her burgee by outgoing Commodore Kieran Branagan.

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