SORC Success for ‘Dinah’

The annual Solo Offshore Racing Club’s ‘Channel Week’ was held last week in a varying mix of conditions. Seven offshore legs over eight days took the fleet from the Solent to the Channel Islands, and on to three French ports, before crossing back to the Weymouth and finishing in the Solent. Conditions were challenging throughout […]

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2-handed Irish rankings! And the winner is...

Alright, here we go…

Based on the point scoring system described in a previous post, the winner is Dinah (Barry Hurley & crew(s)). Congratulations to Barry who had a string of successes this season.

Also a big well done to ISORA regulars  Katanca (Barry O’Connor and Paul O’Riain) for their 2nd spot and to our friends from across […]

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Congratulations to ID&SRG Members!!

Following the Irish domination of the RORC Commodores Cup 2010, this weekend saw further Irish success in the annual RORC Cherbourg Race. Nick Martin and Barry Hurley co-skippered “Diablo-J”, a J-105, to not only win the RORC trophy for the Two–Handed Division, but took home the Yacht Club de France trophy for IRC 2 and […]

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Short-handed forum

With over 85 expressions of interest and some 35 sailors of all ages gathering in the National Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin on Wednesday the 16th December to meet, discuss and commit to short handed yacht racing in Ireland, it looks like this type of sailing is going to become a prominent feature on […]

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