2018 National Mermaid Title Victory for Foynes Yacht Club

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Huge CONGRATULATIONS to our 2018 NATIONAL MERMAID CHAMPIONS Darragh McCormack, Mark McCormack and Johnny Dillon on 188 Innocence. This is the first time since the Dublin Bay National Mermaid Championships started in 1953 that a Foynes boat has claimed the Mermaid National Title, needless to say, the onshore welcome party didn't hold back with hooters, champagne, family and friends coming to greet the NEW CHAMPIONS as 188 Innocence came back to the slip! The Championship came to a close on Sunday evening after four great days of racing in a very competitive fleet.  Race Officer for the event, Scorie Wall, perfectly executed the scheduled racing with ten races and one crew race, all in the bag as planned. Scorie was complemented throughout the event for her excellent race management and…
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Dublin Bay Leinster Mermaid Championships

Congratulations to our 2018 Leinster Mermaid Champions Darragh McCormack on 188 Innocence with crew Mark McCormack and Johnny Dillon (and Frankie Browne jnr who filled in for Johnny on the second day) winning the Championship with 3 bullets.  A huge thank you to Clontarf Yacht & Boat Club for a very enjoyable weekend. Darragh, Mark and Johnny are also the 2108 Munster Mermaid Champions.
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