Water and sun safety


Andrew Carey SAILORS experienced all kinds of weather at this year’s WIORA event while on the beautiful waters of Clew Bay – some even took to swimming and a quick dip while they waited for the wind to fill in for racing. But as we leave the memories of Mayo …

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Tribal sails to success

On the water action of Tribal - pic by Gareth Craig/Fotosail

By Andrew Carey IT was a “WIORA to remember…” That is how Simon McGibney, Commodore of the association described the 2014 event hosted by Mayo Sailing Club in the waters of Clew Bay. While Team Ireland was taking honours at the Commodores Cup in the UK, the Irish domestic sailing …

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WIORA 2016 Kilrush


WIORA 2015 will be held in the racing waters of Galway Bay under the auspices of GBSC and the event for 2016 will be held in Kilrush, Co Clare through the Royal Western Yacht Club of Ireland. At an EGM held during this year’s event in Mayo, the WIORA committee …

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WIORA 2014 results


AS WIORA 2014 sailing competitors experience all types of weather conditions, the racing on the water continues to be close and competitive. Mayo Sailing Club have provided great onshore facilities for this year while the weather has played its part in testing the best boats on the West Coast of …

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