Volvo Cork Week 2024 will welcome an exciting addition to its line-up of competitive sailing classes as the RS21 One Design Class makes its debut at this years event, 15th – 19th July 2024. Volvo Cork Week has earned a reputation as one of the premier sailing events in Europe, with a rich history dating back to the 1970s and attracting sailors from all around the world. The inclusion of the RS21 One [...]

Volvo Cork Week 2024 launches Notice of Race & Entries Open

The Royal Cork Yacht Club, sounded the starting gun for its Volvo Cork Week 2024 regatta today. Its online entry was also opened today. As previously announced, the next edition of the regatta will take place from Monday July 15th to Friday July 19th 2024 and entries can now be submitted here. Since its inaugural event in 1978, Cork Week has earned a reputation for offering competitive racing to all classes on a variety [...]

Volvo Cork Week 2022 awarded Gold Certification by International Clean Regattas Programme

Volvo Cork Week 2022 has been awarded Gold Certification by the International ‘Sailors for the Sea’ Clean Regatta programme. The Clean Regattas programme is the world’s only sustainability certification for water-based events. The initiative helps people run more environmentally friendly events to protect local waters and beyond, raising the  bar  for ocean  health  around  the  world. The event Sustainability Committee was led by Sue Walsh and Celine McGrath and was supported by One [...]

A Cracking Volvo Cork Week Comes To A Close

15 July – Final Report 2022 Volvo Cork Week write Louay Habib. 192 boats took part in the biggest Volvo Cork Week for many years, which incorporated the ICRA National Championships. Teams from Ireland, France, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, and the United States enjoyed a full five-day programme of racing both  inside and outside of Cork Harbour. […]