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Notice Regarding use of Club Boat and RIBs

As per : Pleasure Craft (Personal Flotation Devices and Operation) (Safety) Regulations 2005

http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2005/si/921/made/en/print

Age Restrictions on Operation or Control of Pleasure Craft

1. A person who has not attained 16 years shall not operate a ‘fast pleasure craft’ i.e. any craft which can attain a speed equal to or exceeding 17 knots.

2. A person who has not attained 12 years shall not operate or control any craft with an engine rating exceeding 5 horse power or 3.7 kilowatts.

It has been agreed by the committee that junior members over 12 years must receive training and be signed off by a club powerboat instructor before using the club watercraft. Parents please contact Patrick on 0863879654 to arrange training. 


Foynes Yacht Club Rules

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