Optimist For Sale

For Sale/Wanted
Optimist IRL 1484, Nautivela Hull. 2 North Racing Sails in excellent Condition with Sail Bags. One North Training Sail in good condition. Black Gold Spars. Mast Clamp, Ronstan Series 55 Orbit Mainsheet Ratchet Block Auto & Manual, Foot Straps, Launching Trolly, Far East Top and Bottom Covers, Foil Bags, Buoyancy Bags, Two bailers, Two paddles, New Windex, Measurement Certs and Registration books, In excellent condition and ready to race. €1,485 OVNO Contact Vincent Mc Cormack, Newcastle West
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“Leagsea” for Sale

For Sale/Wanted
“Legasea” is a Moody 346 sailing boat built 1989 with bilge keels.  There are six berths in three cabins and heads (complete with shower) and it has a cooker and fridge and hot and cold water. It has a 35 HP Thornycroft engine with indirect cooling (hence the hot water supply) and is complete with 6-man life raft, inflatable dinghy, GPS, Radar, VHF radio, shore power, built in battery charger, etc., etc. Sails include main, furling genoa, cruising chute and storm sail. Currently ashore at Bray Sailing Club in The Harbour, Bray, Co. Wicklow. Priced to sell at €40,000 To view, contact Páid Cassidy at +353 86 8161785 or email pjctaneypark@gmail.com
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New website sections

Website Announcements
Two new website sections are now available under the "Info" tab on the menu: Crew Finder: Boats seeking crew or crew seeking boats can send their details to webmaster@foynesyachtclub.com to post on this page https://foynesyachtclub.com/crew-available/ For Sale/Wanted Members selling or looking for marine related items can send details to webmaster@foynesyachtclub.com to post on this page https://foynesyachtclub.com/category/for-sale/  
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Dehler 34 Nova for Sale

For Sale/Wanted
Well maintained racer/cruiser with an impressive inshore and offshore racing c.v. Boat comes fully equipped with large wardrobe of sails including symmetric and asymmetric spinnakers for inshore and offshore use. Rigging replaced in 2013. Jefa self-lining rudder bearings replaced 2017. Raymarine EV 200 Linear Evolution (2017). • Raymarine 2KW Radar Dome (with cable) not fitted. New Harken mainsheet 2012 with tweaker. Boat surveyed 2018. See link below for full details or contact Derek Dillon on 087 2868608 Dehler 34 Nova For Sale    
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Round Ireland…that’s no “Big Deal” to Connor and Derek Dillon

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A huge congratulations from all in Foynes Yacht Club to Connor and Derek on "Big Deal" who have done themselves and the club proud in the recent Volvo Round Ireland Race. The lads finished not only leaped up the rankings to finish first in the IRC Two-Handed Class they also finished fourth overall. Full race report from Afloat available at the following link: https://afloat.ie/blogs/sailing-saturday-with-wm-nixon/item/39839-yet-again-the-round-ireland-race-serves-up-something-new Full race results breakdown available on the RORC website at the link below: http://www.rorc.org/racing/race-results/2018-results
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Best of luck to “Big Deal”

Club Announcements, Cruiser Racing
Foynes Yacht Club members "Derek and Connor Dillon" start in the 2 handed class in the "Volvo Round Ireland Yacht Race" on their Dehler 34 today. Their progress can be followed on the race website https://roundireland.ie/wp/index.php/follow-the-race-yellowbrick-race-tracker/or by downloading the "YellowBrick Race Tracker App" Best of luck lads!
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May Series 2018 – NOR

Cruiser Racing
The Cruiser Racing May series kicks off this evening (Wednesday 2nd May) with first gun at 19:30. More information and NOR at the page below: https://foynesyachtclub.com/?page_id=136 Results will be published at: https://foynesyachtclub.com/?page_id=47    
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