Events

WHSC sailors take home a haul of prizes from Topper Autumn Traveller event at Malahide Yacht Club

Fourteen sailors from the WHSC Topper fleet invaded Malahide on Sunday September 26 2021 for a one-day Traveller event. There had been very poor weather forecast, including high winds, but the day brought blue skies and some strong gusts. They departed Waterford at 7am to be rigged and ready for a 10.45am briefing. The 4.2 […]

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It’s a wrap! And here are your Audi Waterford 1720 Euro Championships winners…

1720 European Champions: ‘Team McBearla. Left to right: Killian Collins, Ross McDonald, Conor English, Aoife English and Paddy Good The Audi Waterford 1720 European Championships wrapped up on a disappointingly foggy Saturday September 25th in Dunmore East, which meant no sailing on the final day. But there were smiles all around after a really well-organised […]

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Audi Waterford 1720 Europeans 2021 – Final Results

For the very latest results, click here: https://www.sailwave.com/results/WHSC/Audi%20Waterford%201720%20Europeans%202021.htm    

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Video: Bird’s Eye View of the Action on Day One of the Audi Waterford 1720 Euros

Enjoy a bird’s eye view of some the racing action during day one of the Audi Waterford 1720 European Championships.     Thanks to David Kenealy for the spectacular footage.

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Join the Cheer on the Pier and Welcome the new Lifeboat to Dunmore East this Sunday

The new RNLI Dunmore East Shanoon Class Lifeboat, William and Agnes Wray, is coming to the harbour on Sunday September 26th at 1.41pm sharp. Come down and join the “Cheer On The Pier” and welcome it. There will be a parade and display of other lifeboats, Rescue 117 helicopter, coastguard and fire brigade out on […]

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“It’s rare that we get to see the calibre of sailors that will be around this weekend”: WHSC’s Julian Hughes tells WLR about the Audi Waterford 1720 Euros

The 1720s are arriving in Dunmore East today ahead of the Audi Waterford European Championships which kicks off tomorrow. Our Cruiser Captain Julian Hughes told WLR’s Geoff Harris what makes the class so special and what to expect over the weekend. “They’re a cheap and cheerful boat to own and run but you get the […]

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Countdown to Audi Waterford 1720 European Championships is on … Here’s everything you need to know

The countdown is on… with just three days to go until the Audi Waterford 1720 European Championships get underway at Waterford Harbour Sailing Club Dunmore East, here’s everything you need to know to make sure you don’t miss out on the action. With up to 30 1720 sportsboats registered and some of the best sailors […]

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Audi Waterford 1720 European Championships coming to Dunmore East on September 23

Up to thirty 1720 sportsboats are expected to arrive in Dunmore East on September 23 2021 for the Audi Waterford 1720s European Championships, hosted by Waterford Harbour Sailing Club. The planned nine-race event, which will run from September 23 to 25, promises to be an exciting spectacle attracting some of the best sailors in the […]

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WHSC Optimist fleet hold their own at a tough Late Summer Event

Sixteen young WHSC sailors showed enormous grit and resilience as they took part in two days of intense competition at the Late Summer event in the Royal St George Yacht club in Dun Laoghaire. The event involved 130 boats competing in six races over the two days, each one lasting an hour or more on […]

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Top three places in Silver Fleet at 420 Nationals go to WHSC sailors

    Congratulations to the six boats from the WHSC 420 fleet who travelled to Howth to take part in last weekend’s Nationals and put in some fantastic performances. Max Sweetman and Robert Jephson took first place in the silver fleet. Well done, Max and Robert.   Max Passberger and Jack Maree took second place, […]

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