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THE GLANDORE INN ROSE BOWL 2021

  This past weekend, August 28th/29th, was Rose Bowl weekend for Dragons and Squibs generously sponsored by the Glandore Inn as always. Race officers David Forde and Siobhan Keane Hopcroft and a team of top notch volunteers provided five great races in Glandore Bay for each fleet. The weather Gods[…]

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COVID THREAT & KAREN HORGAN MEMORIAL RACE

The safety and welfare of all our members, staff, volunteers and local community has always been a priority so following a short pause in Club activity on Friday, to assess emerging events, activity resumed yesterday Saturday 21st August 2021 with the successful running of the Karen Horgan Memorial Race to[…]

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DRAGON DERBY 2021

Dragon Derby – How it all started The Dragon Derby, 14 short races in two days, is the oldest series of GHYC. I came up with the idea in 1987. All races were in the inner Harbor started from the flagpole, so that it was also fun to watch. Everyone[…]

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MR DON STREET REPORTS ON SATURDAY’S RACING

Saturday, 3/7/21, five dragons showed up for racing, RO David  Forde, there were ideal conditions, wind Southwest 10 to 12, occasionally hard gust to 16/18 and occasional flat spots, overcast at first but sun burned through. We had three races , course Windward/Leeward twice around, starting by sunk rock buoy,[…]

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Irish South Coast Dragon Championship 2021

Supported by: John Pollard Foundation Glandore Auto & Marine Services McCarthy Insurance Group West Cork Distillers 11 – 13 June Day 1 The first major Irish Dragon Championships in Ireland since 2019 was hosted by Glandore Harbour Yacht Club started today with 19 Dragons on the race course in a[…]

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PETTICROWS 2001 Dragon For Sale

FOR SALE FOR SALE PETTICROWS 2001 Ex- Danish Blue and winner of multiple Irish National titles. This is a fast boat, well cared for. Excellent condition upgraded with all modern controls. – 1 x mast (2010) with adjustable diamonds – 1 x boom & spinnaker pole – Harbeck trailer –[…]

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