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SSC Regatta 2021 – Full results

The 2021 Skerries Sailing Club Regatta & Mermaid Leinster Championships will be held in Skerries Sailing Club on Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th July 2021.

Full Results

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Entry is now open here.

GP14 Worlds 2020 postponed to 2022

Update – Following further review of the ongoing effect of the COVID-19 pandemic it has been agreed to delay this event and we now currently propose to run in in the Summer of 2022. Details have yet to be finalised. Please return to this page at a later time. (23/12/2020)

Following a review by Skerries Sailing Club, in conjunction with our national and international stakeholders, we have decided that, in light of the current pandemic and with the consideration of the safety and welfare of all who would be involved, to postpone the GP14 World Championships 2020, originally scheduled for July 25th to 31st this year. The new date is the last week in July 2021. More details will be available at a later time.

Skerries Sailing Club (SSC) are please to host the GP14 2020 World Championships on July 25th to 31st, 2020.

The purpose of this featured post is to provide information to all participants, volunteers and sponsors. This post is under development at this time but will grow to include information and directions on all aspects of this major event including accommodation, registration, Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions, social calendar, places of interest, hostelries, and other information. If the information you seek is not yet available please come back later. Urgent request/ comments/ suggestions may be emailed to webmaster@skerriessailingclub.com.

Click here to enter ==> https://www.gp14.org/shop/gp14-world-championship-2020/

Accommodation

B&Bs in locality (as at 28/1/2019)

Other Accommodation

There are various rooms and houses available for private rental – Please contact Colman Grimes on cgrimes@colmangrimes for more information.

Adult Sail Training Program – Just Sailing 2021

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 Our JUST SAILING programme for 2021 takes place on Saturday mornings during the sailing season.

This programme is designed to provide basic sail training for adult newcomers to sailing. You must be a member of Skerries Sailing Club to participate. Just Sailing is free for new members. To join the club click here http://skerriessailingclub.com/join-us/.

We meet on Saturday mornings at 9.30 am and, weather permitting, tuition and practice takes place in a variety of club owned boats. Members may also use their own boats. A safety boat is always in attendance and instructors will help you improve your technique. Tuition is provided ashore when it is too windy or rough to go afloat.

A series of free recorded Zoom talks on the Theory of Sailing, which accompanies the programme, is available on YouTube (see below).

For more information contact Gerry Byrne at byrnegerardf@gmail.com.

YouTube Videos for Just Sailing

Video 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbAjNtrfiZc&t=421s

Video 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxzZ0FY5QJs&t=380s

Video 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zs-iQFzcwU

Video 4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPGjUOEDdwQ&t=2s

Video 5: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjFpjoSNphg&t=81s

Video 6: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEllg6C3myg&t=2s

Video 7: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIYV7hMrAhQ&t=44s

Video 8: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhwJoBVelrI&t=103s