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Getting back to former glory

Paul Matthews, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, is restoring an old Copland/McIntosh Flying Fifteen. Here's his progress so far. See Paul's Wanted ad: he's looking for a rudder and stock in any condition to finish the job.

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UK nationals racing cancelled

No racing was possible yesterday, Sunday 22nd, at Largs at the UK Allen Flying Fifteen Nationals, leaving Ireland's John Lavery and David O'Brien in fourth place, and just two points off the lead, going into today's racing.

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Lavery, O'Brien two points off lead

John Lavery and David O'Brien lay fourth overall, and just two points off the lead, after the second day's sailing at the UK Championship yesterday. Two fourths kept the pair in contention.

A 14th and 15th left Alan Green and Ben Mulligan in 16th overall, while Dave Mulvin and Ronan Beirne lay 20th.

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Lavery, O'Brien second at Largs

John Lavery and David O'Brien, racing their new boat for the very first time, took second place in the first race of the UK Nationals at Largs today. Alan Green and Ben Mulligan placed 13th, while Dave Mulvin and Ronan Beirne finished 19th. 

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Frequent updates

Ronan Beirne, competing in the British Championship in Scotland with Dave Mulvin, tells flyingfifteen.ie that he set up a Facebook page for Frequent Flyer.

Ronan hopefully will have frequent updates and pictures tracking the progress of IRL 3919 and the rest of the Irish contingent at Largs. Don't forget to give the lads a like!