Annual Prize Giving

posted 21 Apr 2013 09:44 by Kevin Cushnahan

Lough Neagh Sailing Club's Annual Prize Giving will take place this Saturday 27th April, 7.30pm at the Clubhouse.

The social evening will include traditional music and a hot food buffet (£3 cover charge). There will be a prize giving for the for the 2012 sailing season along with special presentations for youth sailing members.

Every one is welcome to this family event and we look forward to seeing you there.

2013 Sailing Schedule Online

posted 13 Apr 2013 09:30 by Kevin Cushnahan   [ updated 13 Apr 2013 09:37 ]

The 2013 sailing schedule is now online. Click here. The 2013 Sailing Instructions have also been updated with a few notable amendments highlighted. Read more.

Youth Sailing starts 4th May

posted 13 Apr 2013 09:26 by Kevin Cushnahan

Youth Sailing commences Saturday 4th May. All members must complete a Youth Sailing Membership Form prior to club activities on the water. For more information click here. Beginners will be the first session 9.30am with improvers 10.30am.

Ice Breaker Dinghy Series

posted 23 Jan 2013 12:02 by Kevin Cushnahan   [ updated 23 Jan 2013 12:02 ]

LNSC are holding a Dingy Ice Breaker Series.  All types of dinghies are welcome as well as keelboats such as flying fifteens / squibs / laser stratos / SB3 etc.
 Click here for further details.

2013 Schedule / Sailing Instructions Consultation

posted 23 Jan 2013 11:51 by Kevin Cushnahan   [ updated 23 Jan 2013 11:57 ]

2013 Consultation
All members wishing to contribute to the 2013 Sailing Instructions and Programme of Events should attend on Saturday 26th January at 2.00pm.

A draft schedule will be presented on the day with opportunities to contribute.
Those wishing to suggest alterations to the Sailing Instructions should have some supporting information.
If you cannot make it, email your suggestions by end of day Friday 25th.

All suggestions are welcome. 

Boxing Day Pursuit Race

posted 20 Dec 2012 06:03 by Kevin Cushnahan   [ updated 25 Dec 2012 14:08 ]

Wednesday 26th December

Race Briefing 12.00hrs
First Gun 12.25hrs

Course will be decided on the day, start when your number is displayed.

Boat Start
Criiped 0
Time Out 0
Orca 2
Highlander 4
Freedom 5
L'Escargot 5
Malita 5
Sirela 5
St Lucia 5
Taschi 5
Tipsy 5
Annie Mac 6
Red Jade 7
Cirrus 7
Rosgillian 7
The Caterina 7
Rough Justice 9
Bandana 10
Setanta 10
Babac 12
Emerald 12
Halyson 27 12
Icthus 12
Queen of Diamonds 12
Rowella 12
Saoirse 12
Ya-sou 12
Brigadoon 13
Murphy 13
Hubble Bubble 13
Reveille 14
Encore 14
Freebird 14
St Christobel 14
Aspect 15
Raj 15
Jan Jo 16
Nemone 16
Sarah Mac 16
Gently Blew 17
Temptress 17
Zlarin (Whitesail) 17
Jubilee 18
Me Oul Segocia (Whitesail) 18
Raparee Gael (Whitesail) 18
Pascallis 19
Selah 19
Zlarin (Spinnaker) 19
Me Oul Segocia (Spinnaker) 20
Raparee Gael (Spinnaker) 20
Freya 21
Pascallis (Spinnaker) 21
2 Fast 2 Furious 22
FangFoss 22
Toto Roxy (Whitesail) 22
Jamais 23
Toto Roxy (Spinnaker) 24
Free Expression 25
Raparee III 27

Refreshments and hot food available after the race in the clubhouse.

All welcome!.

Last Saturday Race

posted 20 Dec 2012 06:01 by Kevin Cushnahan

This Saturday 22nd there will be an informal race with the prize to be decided by participants on the day.
First Gun 12.55
Course, classes etc. to be decided on the day.
Prize-giving and refreshments after the race in the clubhouse.

Circuit Cup 29th Sept

posted 26 Sep 2012 13:08 by Kevin Cushnahan   [ updated 26 Sep 2012 13:09 ]

Saturday 29th September
Race Briefing 13.00hrs
First Gun 13.55hrs
There will be two classes, Whitesail and Spinnaker with a course to be finalised on the day.
Spinnaker class calculated of Echo Standards and Whitesail off club handicaps.

RYNI Youth Chanmpionships 29th 30th sept 2012

posted 23 Sep 2012 04:37 by Kevin Cushnahan

RYNI Youth Championships

RYNI are looking at getting a final push on entries for the Youth Champs over the next few days. Entry closes (no entries on the day) on the 26th September (next Wednesday), so sailors must get entries in online. 
For LNSC sailors this is an ideal opportunity to head down on the day to see what happens at an event. Any of the youth sailors interested in heading down to see the action get in touch with Kevin on or text. If we have a few interested parties we can arrange to head down as a group.

For more information visit

ABC Cat's Cradle 15th September

posted 10 Sep 2012 11:46 by Kevin Cushnahan   [ updated 10 Sep 2012 11:51 ]

The Cat's Cradle sail race takes place Saturday 15th September and will be hosted by Antrim Boat Club. The Race starting at 1.00pm from Antrim shall finish in Ballyronan. Briefing will be at 12.00hrs in Antrim Boat Club clubhouse.


1. Organising Authority
This event will be organized by Antrim Boat Club.
2. Rules and Eligibility
a. Racing will be governed by the current ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS)
b. Eligible boats are those which comply with the definition of a cruiser in the ICRA constitution. No safety cover is provided by the Organising Authority.
3. Classes
a. Spinnaker and b. Whitesail.
Entrants must declare which class they will be competing in at registration. Whitesail boats will be given a handicap allowance agreed by the Handicapping Committee and one set of overall results will be issued covering both classes.
Handicaps will be according to the echo handicap system.
4. Schedule of Race
Briefing 12 00 in the clubhouse race start 1 00 antrim boat club finish ballyronan
6. Entries
Entries and registration will take place before racing on the 15th September
7. Prize
The cats cradle cup.

See below for Sailing instructions and Race Entry form to be completed by skippers.

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