The Heir Island Regatta 2018 is a fixture on the West Cork sailing calendar and gives visitors a great chance to see sailing skills in use on West Cork’s Roaringwater Bay
Don’t miss the Heir Island 5k Run which takes place on the same day
Registration – 13:00 at Heir Island Sailing School
The regatta itself will begin with a Skipper’s Briefing at the Heir Island Sailing School at 13:30
Provisional Race Start – 14:30 (Weather Permitting)
Award Ceremony – Prizes, barbecue, and refreshments will follow the races!
Entry Fee as below – payable at Briefing
Start times and course will be announced by Race Officer Ivan Wolfe
The following classes are invited to race:
Heir Island Lobster Boats €20
Heir Island Sloops €20
Dublin Bay Mermaids €20
Drascombe Luggers €20
Topaz Dinghies €10
Mixed Dinghies €10
Kayak Racing from the shore – Free
All participants take part absolutely at their own risk.
Please note that the date may change if weather conditions are not suitable for safe sailing.
For details on the 5k run, see here.
Please call 086 8192342 to confirm date as forecast may dictate that we postpone/cancel.
All food, beverages and prizes have been very kindly sponsored.
Proceeds go to the Baltimore Lifeboat and Heir Island Community Council.
(€2,572 was raised in 2017)
We look forward to welcoming you!
Please support our sponsors – we couldn’t do it without them!