CAI clinker boats

Kish rally 2020

Kish Rally and gathering at Royal Irish YC. The Cruising Association of Ireland enjoyed their first day back on the water this weekend with a cruise around the Kish Bank Light to the Royal Irish Yacht Club which kindly permitted the entire downstairs area and the platform to be used

Fitzpatrick Salver presentation to Father Derek

Father Derek Harris Presentation of Fitzpatrick Salver 2019 Fr Derek Harris was awarded the Fitzpatrick Salver for 2019, not for the first time, for the sailor who has most impressed the committee for being at the forefront of cruising and promoting our pastime. Derek had previously earned the award

2020 Summer Cruising with the CAI

Main Cruise 2020 It seems unfair that just as we are allowed back afloat, albeit in a limited way, that summer disappeared. But it will return and we intent to take full advantage of the August sunshine with a cruise to Northern Ireland . The plan is to depart Dublin

Talk by GBSC member and boat builder Dan Mill

This week Galway Bay Sailing Club is hosting a most interesting talk with Dan Mill. Dan is a New Zealander boat builder who followed his then girlfriend Deborah to Galway. Deborah was a good friend of club members Joan and Eamonn Stewart and so Dan with his experience was told