Munster Optimist Championship

At Recent Munster Optimist Championship at the RCYC on the 10th & 11th of September. MBSC sailors Abby Hughes and George O’Keffee came 2nd and 4th respectively in the Regatta Fleet.    

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September League Provisional Results

Class 2 results are provisional pending protest hearing in race 1 Results are provisional as of 15:22 on September 27, 2016 Class 1 Fleet Sailed: 3, Discards: 0, To count: 3, Rating system: PY, Entries: 19, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Fleet Class SailNo Club HelmName CrewName PY R1 R2 R3 Total Nett 1st Class


The Dognose Trophy – September 24th

The Dognose Trophy will take place this Saturday September 24th. The race is open to Class 1 Monohull Dinghies (PY 1117 and below) from all clubs. F.G. is 14.30. The start will be in the vicinity of No.8. There will be a BBQ afterwards in RCYC. Pic credit Robert Bateman

Optimist for Sale

Optimist IRL 1233 For Sale €1,250   Harty Optimist in very good condition. Comes with 3 sails (1 Racing, 2 Training Sail) Launching Trolley with Non Puncture Tyres Under and Over Covers N1 Foils and Black Gold Spars (covers for both) Comes with Mast Clamp, Bailers. Paddle etc.. Contact: 087 2647355 – John  


Optimist Autumn Coaching

As we settle back into our post summer “routines”, plans are well underway for the MBSC Autumn Optimist coaching programme.    We look forward to welcoming back children who were with us last year and to meeting any new children who will attend this year also. The MBSC Optimist autumn coaching programme will recommence on

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Final August League Results

Results are provisional as of 13:40 on September 2, 2016 Class 1 Fleet Sailed: 8, Discards: 2, To count: 6, Rating system: PY, Entries: 17, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Fleet Class SailNo Club HelmName CrewName PY R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 R8 Total Nett 1st Class 1 LASER 54297 MBSC John Moynihan

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Centra RS200 & RS 400 Irish Nationals 2016

Report by Alex Barry 33 RS’s travelled to Schull last weekend to battle for the National title. The event, kindly sponsored by Centra, saw 10 races completed for each class across two race courses with sailors experiencing the perfect mix of conditions. IRO Alan Crosbie & team took charge of the RS400 fleet South of