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Foynes Yacht Club

Cooleen Point, Foynes,
County Limerick, Ireland
+353 69 65261

Latitude        52°36"54’ N
Longitude    09°06"484’ W

WIORA West Coast Championship 2012 

at Foynes Yacht Club

Wed 11th to Sat 14th July 

Foynes Yacht Club, celebrating 50 years in 2012, and the West of Ireland Offshore Racing Association are pleased to welcome the West Coast Championships 2012.
  • 4 days of racing
  • IRC, ECHO and White Sails classes
  • Free and secure berthage for all boats
  • Free lift in/out for trailer sailors
  • 'Around the cans' windward-leeward course for IRC/ECHO
  • Varied courses for white sails

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West Coast Championships Pictures 

Some pictures from days 3 & 4 of the West Coast Championships uploaded to our Picasa albums. Images are reduced in size for upload. If you would like a large copy of any pictures send an email with the image number to

Thanks to Rose Baker, Don O'Neill, Clare Lowes and Ed Conway for taking the snaps!

>> West Coast Championships 2012 Album

West Coast Championships Update!

Well done to all involved in the West Coast Championships. Winners in each division were:

Class 1 IRC Joyrider
Class 1 ECHO Dexterity
Class 2 IRC Dis-A-Ray
Class 2 ECHO Dis-A-Ray
Class 3 IRC Reconnaissance
Class 3 ECHO Reconnaissance
White Sails Division 1 Serendipity of Solent
White Sails Division 2 Alpara

Overall winners in IRC Andy Bracken on Joyrider
Overall winners in White Sails James McCormack on Alpara.

West Coast Championships Results

Sailing Instruction     

Entries to Date       

Previous Winners of the West Coast Championships

Check out the list of past winners, compiled for the 35th anniversary of WIORA and printed in the 2011 brochure by Clifden Boat Club. 

WIORA - Past Winners (pdf)

Tides at FYC during West Coast Championships

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