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# sailing - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Ireland withdraws bid to host America's Cup in Cork
# Not Exactly Leeward
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# Not Exactly Leeward

Ireland withdraws bid to host America's Cup in Cork

Mar 29th 2022, 10:53 AM 4,434 Views 1 Comment

‘The tight timeframe available prior to the 37th edition of the Cup brought with it a large risk of under-delivery,’ read a government statement.

# sailing - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Irish pair Dickson and Waddilove currently 3rd at World Championships
# Going Well
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# Going Well

Irish pair Dickson and Waddilove currently 3rd at World Championships

Nov 17th 2021, 5:58 PM 2,054 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, Seafra Guilfoyle and Johnny Durca are 16th.

# sailing - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Finn Lynch takes silver with best-ever result for Irish at World Championships
# Sail Away
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# Sail Away

Finn Lynch takes silver with best-ever result for Irish at World Championships

Nov 10th 2021, 2:32 PM 1,854 Views 1 Comment

What an achievement by the Carlow sailor.

# sailing - Thursday 16 September, 2021

America's Cup organisers announce extension to 2024 venue bidding process
# Sailing
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# Sailing

America's Cup organisers announce extension to 2024 venue bidding process

Sep 16th 2021, 9:55 PM 21,272 Views 21 Comments

Organisers want to allow shortlisted venues time ‘to work through final details and provide further information’.

# sailing - Sunday 1 August, 2021

Boat rescued after it got entangled in fishing gear off Wicklow coast
# RNLI
# RNLI

Boat rescued after it got entangled in fishing gear off Wicklow coast

Aug 1st 2021, 5:51 PM 24,300 Views 14 Comments

The boat and its two crew were brought to safety.

# sailing - Friday 30 July, 2021

Annalise Murphy: 'I can't see myself going on for another Olympics'
# Tokyo 2020
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# Tokyo 2020

Annalise Murphy: 'I can't see myself going on for another Olympics'

Jul 30th 2021, 1:01 PM 10,101 Views 2 Comments

A silver medalist in Rio, Murphy won’t go for a fourth Games, she says.

Annalise Murphy misses out on Laser Radial medal race
# Sailing
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# Sailing

Annalise Murphy misses out on Laser Radial medal race

Jul 30th 2021, 8:06 AM 7,797 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove sit 14th overall in the 49er class.

# sailing - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Irish sailing pair slip down rankings but remain well in contention for medal race
# Mixed Morning
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# Mixed Morning

Irish sailing pair slip down rankings but remain well in contention for medal race

Jul 28th 2021, 7:29 AM 4,417 Views 0 Comments

Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove are ranked 11th overall after a gruelling three-race day.

# sailing - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Dream Olympic start for Irish sailors Dickson and Waddilove with victory in first race
# Plain Sailing
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# Plain Sailing

Dream Olympic start for Irish sailors Dickson and Waddilove with victory in first race

Updated Jul 27th 2021, 9:51 AM 21,141 Views 6 Comments

It’s been a perfect start for Ireland in the 49er class.

Ireland in the race to host America’s Cup in 2024
# Sailing Ahead
# Sailing Ahead

Ireland in the race to host America’s Cup in 2024

Jul 27th 2021, 7:54 AM 17,676 Views 14 Comments

Cork Harbour is the proposed host venue after an initial assessment by the organisers in June.

# sailing - Sunday 25 July, 2021

Annalise Murphy improves in second race after slow start in Laser Radial sailing
# Laser Focus
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# Laser Focus

Annalise Murphy improves in second race after slow start in Laser Radial sailing

Updated Jul 25th 2021, 7:51 AM 6,303 Views 0 Comments

The still conditions made it a tricky start for the Rio medalist.

# sailing - Friday 26 March, 2021

Irish sailing team qualifies for Tokyo Olympics
# Going To The Games
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# Going To The Games

Irish sailing team qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

Mar 26th 2021, 12:53 PM 3,353 Views 2 Comments

Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove booked their spot following a thrilling final fleet race at the 49er Olympic qualifier in Lanzarote.

# sailing - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Irish duo close in on Olympic place in Lanzarote, Lanigan-O'Keeffe falls short at World Cup
# Contrasting Fortunes
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# Contrasting Fortunes

Irish duo close in on Olympic place in Lanzarote, Lanigan-O'Keeffe falls short at World Cup

Mar 25th 2021, 9:34 PM 2,262 Views 1 Comment

A day of mixed outcomes for Irish Tokyo 2021 hopefuls.

# sailing - Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Team New Zealand stamp dominance with fourth America's Cup win
# Sailing
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# Sailing

Team New Zealand stamp dominance with fourth America's Cup win

Mar 17th 2021, 8:22 AM 7,386 Views 4 Comments

Peter Burling’s side seal 7-3 victory in front of huge crowds in Auckland.

# sailing - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Tips on handling the Covid-19 isolation from a solo sailor
# Sail Away
# Sail Away

Tips on handling the Covid-19 isolation from a solo sailor

Jun 13th 2020, 12:30 PM 19,766 Views 7 Comments

Artist Pete Hogan has sailed solo around the world alone for long periods of time. He shares his thoughts on the Covid-19 lockdown and the isolation it has brought to many.

# sailing - Friday 28 February, 2020

Annalise Murphy finishes 12th at World Championships in Melbourne
# Sailing
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# Sailing

Annalise Murphy finishes 12th at World Championships in Melbourne

Feb 28th 2020, 12:04 PM 1,860 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s Olympic medallist fell out of the top 10 after receiving two yellow flag penalties on the final day.

# sailing - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Strong finish puts Annalise Murphy into medal contention at World Championships
# Plain Sailing
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# Plain Sailing

Strong finish puts Annalise Murphy into medal contention at World Championships

Feb 27th 2020, 12:23 PM 2,603 Views 0 Comments

Recovering from disqualification in the first race, a pair of second-place finishes have put Murphy in the mix ahead of tomorrow’s final day.

# sailing - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Annalise Murphy storms up to fifth overall as Aoife Hopkins also qualifies for Gold Fleet
# Shipping Up
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# Shipping Up

Annalise Murphy storms up to fifth overall as Aoife Hopkins also qualifies for Gold Fleet

Feb 26th 2020, 11:06 AM 2,104 Views 0 Comments

A strong Wednesday saw Murphy break into the top five overall, with Howth’s Hopkins joining her in the Gold Fleet.

# sailing - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Annalise Murphy makes light of wild conditions to win Race Three of World Championships
# Into The Storm
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# Into The Storm

Annalise Murphy makes light of wild conditions to win Race Three of World Championships

Feb 25th 2020, 6:09 PM 3,202 Views 1 Comment

The weather once again wreaked havoc on sailing in Melbourne, but it couldn’t stop the 2016 Olympic silver medallist.

# sailing - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Annalise Murphy quits 49erFX Olympic campaign after World Cup 'wake-up call'
# End Of The Line
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# End Of The Line

Annalise Murphy quits 49erFX Olympic campaign after World Cup 'wake-up call'

Sep 18th 2019, 8:19 PM 51,900 Views 2 Comments

The Olympic silver medalist and Katie Tingle have parted ways but remain lifelong friends.

# sailing - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Icebergs, death and a tornado - The remarkable story of an Irishwoman who sailed around the world
# Interview
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# Interview

Icebergs, death and a tornado - The remarkable story of an Irishwoman who sailed around the world

Aug 18th 2019, 7:15 AM 7,036 Views 1 Comment

Angela Heath reflects 30 years on from her momentous 167-day trip as part of the Maiden crew.

# sailing - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Murphy motivated to add to Olympic legacy across multiple classes
# 2020 Vision
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# 2020 Vision

Murphy motivated to add to Olympic legacy across multiple classes

Jul 28th 2019, 10:00 AM 15,113 Views 1 Comment

The Rio silver medallist is bidding to qualify for a third Games, but this time in a different event with team-mate Katie Tingle.

# sailing - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Tipperary sailor qualifies Ireland's first boat for 2020 Olympics
# Tokyo Drift
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# Tokyo Drift

Tipperary sailor qualifies Ireland's first boat for 2020 Olympics

Jul 24th 2019, 1:50 PM 3,908 Views 0 Comments

Aisling Keller and Aoife Hopkins were flying the flag at the world championships.

# sailing - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Disappointing finish puts Lynch's Tokyo 2020 ambitions on hold
# Sailing
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# Sailing

Disappointing finish puts Lynch's Tokyo 2020 ambitions on hold

Jul 9th 2019, 2:51 PM 3,478 Views 0 Comments

The Irish sailor will have to wait until next April to secure his place at the Olympics.

# sailing - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Ireland's Finn Lynch finishes fourth in storm-tossed conditions at Palma regatta
# Sailing Along Nicely
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# Sailing Along Nicely

Ireland's Finn Lynch finishes fourth in storm-tossed conditions at Palma regatta

Apr 6th 2019, 4:55 PM 1,752 Views 0 Comments

The Carlow native narrowly missed out on a podium place after an impressive performance.

# sailing - Friday 22 March, 2019

'Everything we need' - Big Olympic boost as top Irish sailors open the doors of their 'new home'
# First And Foremost
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# First And Foremost

'Everything we need' - Big Olympic boost as top Irish sailors open the doors of their 'new home'

Mar 22nd 2019, 3:41 PM 4,486 Views 0 Comments

Rio medallist Annalise Murphy is among the 13 leading sailors based at the new facility in Dún Laoghaire.

# sailing - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Irish sailor safe after yacht damaged during Golden Globe Race
# Gregor Mcguckin
# Gregor Mcguckin

Irish sailor safe after yacht damaged during Golden Globe Race

Updated Sep 23rd 2018, 3:45 PM 23,809 Views 5 Comments

Gregor McGuckin is en route to help an Indian sailor who has a “severe back injury” and can’t walk.

# sailing - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Joy for Irish teenage pair as they win gold at U23 49er Sailing World Championships
# Success
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# Success

Joy for Irish teenage pair as they win gold at U23 49er Sailing World Championships

Sep 1st 2018, 5:58 PM 2,713 Views 1 Comment

Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove had a day to remember in Marseille.

# sailing - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Bronze for Ireland as 19-year-old Liam Glynn bags medal at World Championships in Poland
# Sailing
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# Sailing

Bronze for Ireland as 19-year-old Liam Glynn bags medal at World Championships in Poland

Jul 8th 2018, 5:34 PM 2,507 Views 1 Comment

Ballyholme’s Liam Glynn is seeking to secure a place at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

The Irish teen sensation aiming to follow in Annalise Murphy's footsteps
# Talent
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# Talent

The Irish teen sensation aiming to follow in Annalise Murphy's footsteps

Jul 8th 2018, 8:00 AM 31,158 Views 2 Comments

19-year-old Aoife Hopkins on her dream of representing Ireland at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

# sailing - Friday 4 May, 2018

Sports fan who attacked man with baseball bat in row over Olympic sailing avoids prison sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Sports fan who attacked man with baseball bat in row over Olympic sailing avoids prison sentence

May 4th 2018, 4:07 PM 13,221 Views 20 Comments

Patrick O’Reilly became enraged when other drinkers in a Dublin pub began jeering him over his defence of the sport.

# sailing - Saturday 17 March, 2018

'It's all about sharing experiences': How this sailing group is helping addicts in recovery
# Funding Boost
# Funding Boost

'It's all about sharing experiences': How this sailing group is helping addicts in recovery

Mar 17th 2018, 1:00 PM 9,218 Views 3 Comments

Sailing into Wellness helps people with drug and alcohol problems to develop skills and build confidence through sailing each month.

# sailing - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology
# Ultimate Challenge
# Ultimate Challenge

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology

Feb 4th 2018, 9:30 AM 24,745 Views 32 Comments

Gregor McGuckin will take part in the Golden Globe Race in July.

# sailing - Friday 27 October, 2017

US sailors and two dogs rescued after five months lost at sea
# Pacific Ocean
# Pacific Ocean

US sailors and two dogs rescued after five months lost at sea

Oct 27th 2017, 10:12 AM 34,936 Views 32 Comments

Jennifer Appel Tasha Fuiaba’s sailboat engine broke on 30 May and they have been stranded at sea since.

# sailing - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Overcoming addiction with sailing: 'It's a way of life I never knew existed and better than any drug'
# Coolmine
# Coolmine

Overcoming addiction with sailing: 'It's a way of life I never knew existed and better than any drug'

Sep 24th 2017, 6:00 PM 23,080 Views 14 Comments

Coolmine clients who are currently recovering from addictions have sailed this week as part of a Voyage of Recovery programme.

# sailing - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'There's that small fear in the back of your head: what happens if I'm really bad?'
# From Rio To Tokyo
From The42
# From Rio To Tokyo

'There's that small fear in the back of your head: what happens if I'm really bad?'

Mar 8th 2017, 7:15 AM 9,398 Views 0 Comments

Annalise Murphy on life after Rio and what’s next for the Olympic silver medallist.

# sailing - Sunday 5 March, 2017

An Olympic hero will lead Dublin's St Patrick's Day parade
# Annalise Murphy
# Annalise Murphy

An Olympic hero will lead Dublin's St Patrick's Day parade

Mar 5th 2017, 1:33 PM 18,274 Views 18 Comments

Murphy said the appointment was an honour.

# sailing - Friday 6 January, 2017

Irish Olympic sailor Saskia Tidey switches to Team GB ahead of Tokyo 2020
# Jumping Ship
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# Jumping Ship

Irish Olympic sailor Saskia Tidey switches to Team GB ahead of Tokyo 2020

Jan 6th 2017, 10:42 AM 44,576 Views 76 Comments

Having represented Ireland at Rio, she qualifies to race for Britain through her father.

# sailing - Sunday 1 January, 2017

'If I don't laugh, I'll cry' - Irish sailor O'Coineen dismasts on Vendee Globe
# Sailing
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# Sailing

'If I don't laugh, I'll cry' - Irish sailor O'Coineen dismasts on Vendee Globe

Jan 1st 2017, 12:24 PM 5,916 Views 4 Comments

The Irishman was positioned 6,600 nautical miles behind the French leader.

# sailing - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Irishman in round-the-world race without navigation system after loss of computer
# Winging It
# Winging It

Irishman in round-the-world race without navigation system after loss of computer

Dec 24th 2016, 6:18 PM 13,252 Views 18 Comments

Enda O’Coineen is now on his 45th day alone at sea.

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