Entries by Galway City Sailing Club

Dinghy Racing Beginners Guide

With our sailing season gaining momentum it is probably worth refreshing ourselves on racing rules:   What rules do I need to know? A boat on port tack (the wind coming from the left, the boom on the right) gives way to one on starboard tack (wind from right, boom on left). A boat on […]

Sailing Starts Saturday March 8 at 1pm

We are pleased to announce that we are launching our sailing season this Saturday afternoon, March 8, from 1pm Informal Session – Club Friends & Prospective Members Welcome To ease us into the season, we propose an informal session on Saturday where we can assess the fleet, examine access to the beach after the winter […]

ISA Powerboat Challenge 2013

Galway City Sailing Club to host ISA Powerboat Challenge 2013 Galway City Sailing Club is pleased to announce that we are hosting this years ISA Powerboat Challenge on Saturday 19 October 2013. Of a total of six teams, we have two teams in the competition. Having won the competition in 2011 the pressure is well […]

Cong Galway 2013 Race Report

This year saw the largest thus far from Galway City Sailing Club in the annual race from Cong to Galway. Six boats from the club entered the race with a good mix of Juniors and adult members. The overall entry of 25 was made up of dinghies, cats, a Flying 15 and 5 windsurfers making […]

Galway Sea Festival

Galway City Sailing Club Holding Two Events In Galway Sea Festival Galway City Sailing Club is taking an active part in the first Galway Sea Festival by holding two festival events, a Dinghy Race on the River Corrib and a Dinghy Cruise on Galway Bay. Dinghy Race – Saturday 1 June 2013 Galway City Sailing […]