• For Sailors, By Sailors

    For Sailors, By Sailors

    "Competing at Cork Week is always a pleasure, because of the beautiful location, great sailing waters, varied racing, excellent race management and great competition." Colm Barrington - Gloves

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17 Days To Go!

Loads of info release this week including the class bands, new line of Musto merchandise, updated social programme and much more.

Class Bands Released

The class bands and fleets are now finalised for the ICRA Nationals which takes place as part of Volvo Cork Week this year. With the fleet split across Classes 0,1,2,3 along with Non Spinnaker and Coastal, ICRA trophies and Irish Sailing Medals will be up for grabs for the winners. The Nationals, like the Round Ireland, is a Category 1 ICRA event thus carries a double weighting towards the ICRA Boat Of The Year. Full detail on entries and bands here.Musto Range Launched

Musto’s range of Volvo Cork Week 2022 merchandise is now available …

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K2Q

Kingstown to Queenstown Race 2022

The Kingstown to Queenstown Race (K2Q Race) will start at 11:00hrs on Friday 1st July. The race is a 260-mile offshore race that will start in Dun Laoghaire (formerly Kingstown), around the famous Fastnet Rock  and finish in Cork Harbour at Cobh (formerly Queenstown). …

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Royal Cornwall

Falmouth To Cork Race 2022

The Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven, Ireland and the Royal Cornwall Yacht Club in Falmouth, England are delighted to announce that the historic race between the two ports, most recently run in the late 90’s, is to be revived this summer, starting at 2100hrs on 7th July 2022 off Pendennis Point.…

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Ross Deasy, Co-Chair Volvo Cork Week, Annamarie Fegan, Co-Chair Volvo Cork Week, Minister Simon Coveney TD, Mayor of County Cork, Cllr. Gillian Coughlan, Mark Whitaker, JPMG, David Thomas, MD Volvo Car Ireland and Gavin Deane, Royal Cork Yacht Club pictured at the launch of Volvo Cork Week 2022.  The legendary world-renowned regatta returns to the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven from 11th-15th July 2022.  Highlights include World Class Racing, a Volvo Cork Week Family Fun, and a Volvo Cork Week Ladies Day with Amy Huberman and Brendan Courtney in aid of the Crosshaven RNLI.  Corkweek.ie

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Racing Yachts From Around The World to Descend On Cork

The Mayor of County Cork and Minister Simon Coveney launch the Royal Cork Yacht Club’s world-renowned regatta, which will attract global visitors to Cork this July.

Title Sponsors Volvo Car Ireland and key partners are back on board for the highly anticipated week-long sailing event series in and around Cork Harbour.

Highlights include World Class Racing, a Volvo Cork Week Family Fun, and a Volvo Cork Week Ladies Day with Volvo Brand Ambassador Amy Huberman and Brendan Courtney in aid of the Crosshaven RNLI.

Volvo Cork Week has been officially launched by Simon Coveney T.D., Minister for Foreign Affairs & Minister for Defence, and the Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. Gillian Coughlan. The legendary world-renowned regatta returns to …

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