Lavery, O'Brien take Southerns

John Lavery and David O'Brien of the National Yacht Club took the South Coast Championship at Dunmore East at the weekend. National champions Dave Gorman and Chris Doorly, also of NYC, came in second, while Brian McKee and Ian Smyth of Strangford Lough Yacht Club took third. Full results    |    Pictures

Gorman and Doorly take nationals

Chris Doorly, crew in the winning team, gives his round-up of a hard-fought Championship of Ireland. The competition was so close that the result couldn't be called on the water ... Full results


On the beat in Dublin Bay

A short clip of the competition from the Championship of Ireland, June 17 to 19, starts the video collection.



50th Australian Championship in 2012

The 50th Anniversary Australian Flying Fifteen Championship is to be held from 7 to 13 January 2012 at the South of Perth Yacht Club in Perth, Western Australia. Organizers are seeking to encourage international entries to the event.


McKee and Smyth take Northerns

The Flying Fifteen Northern Championships took place in the picturesque village of Whitehead at the weekend, hosted by County Antrim Boat Yacht Club in their newly renovated clubhouse. Brian McKee and Ian Smyth (SLYC) emerged as worthy winners in varied and testing conditions.