The Clare Island Annual Yacht Race 2013

The Clare Island Annual Yacht Race 2013

View of Rubadubdub under way at the Clare Island Lighthouse

Every June Bank Holiday Sunday the Westport Sailing Club and guests bring their flotilla of vessels to the island to partake in one of the West Coats most challenging and fun yacht races. This is a fun filled weekend with plenty of entertainment all round. Characters from every walk of life, both young and old set their mains against one another for the prestige of winning the Kay O’Grady memorial trophy.

Last years winner was EXCEL owned by P & O Quigley.

Who will take the honours this year????

Lets wait and see……….

2011 winners Westport Sailing Club in action Members of the Westport Sailing Club enjoying a well deserved pint