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Early Bird Entry Deadline Approaching

The early bird deadline for entries is the 31st of March and is fast approaching, be sure to get your entry in for Cork Week 2012. This year’s Cork Week is gearing up to be an exciting event with many international entries already in. There will as always be a variety of courses including windward-leeward, olympic, trapezoid, slalom and of course the harbour race. Race Chairman Anthony O’Leary comments “Listening to sailors’ feedback, one of the big attractions of Cork Week over the years is the variety of courses provided for competitors’ enjoyment.

I think the common trend at regattas all over the world or just racing windward/leeward courses has bored people enough at this stage.

I am proud to …

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PRESS RELEASE: International cast bound for Cork Week

It only happens every other year and this July the Royal Cork Yacht Club will host Ireland’s most prestigious regatta. Cork Week has always attracted an international fleet and the 2012 edition of the race is no exception.

From Cape Town, South Africa Mike Bartholomew will be racing at Cork Week with his Mills 40, Tokoloshe. The sleek blue hull has been tremendously successful and was in fine form last year, winning the prestigious Britannia Cup at Cowes week. A previous winner of at the Scottish Series and RORC Easter Challenge, Tokoloshe has a fine racing pedigree and represented South Africa in the 2010 Rolex Commodores’ Cup.

Mike Bartholomew explains why he is returning to Cork Week having missed the …

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Press Release Cork Week 2016

Preparations for Volvo Cork Week 2016, Ireland’s most prestigious yachting regatta are well underway, the management team has been hard at work with the Notice of Race and other information is now online. 2016 Cork Week Chairman, Kieran O Connell is keen to welcome all participants to the event.

“Once again, Volvo Cork Week will strive to keep down costs for all competitors, right across the board, we realise the importance of this in the current climate. However, we will make sure that the event is a memorable occasion. We want to make Volvo Cork Week a unique experience and this will be expressed through performing arts, local cuisine and the history of the region. You will find bouncy castles …

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Cork Week 2012 Management Team encouraging participation

The management team is of Cork Week 2012 are keen to encourage participation by charter companies and corporate entries and plans are in place to offer assistance to ensure that Cork Week is a fun-filled regatta for all.

Entry for Cork Week 2012 can be made via online registration form, by printing a hard copy of the registration form in the Notice of Race from Cork Week website and sending to Regatta Office or by contacting the Regatta Office on 00 353 (0)21 4831179.…

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