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16th February 2012
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ISA Dubarry 6th Annual National Conference

The ISA is delighted to announce its partnership with Dubarry of Ireland for the ISA Dubarry 6th Annual National Conference. The event will take place on the 3rd of March in the Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin to launch what will undoubtedly be one of the most exciting years for watersports in Ireland.

Although in its sixth year, the ISA Conference has undergone a revamp. The ISA is excited to announce that the one day conference will be facilitated by MC RTE broadcaster, Fergal Keane and will host many seminars and workshops across a range of interesting topics, delivered by fascinating guest speakers.

There are one-on-one meetings available with the ISA Manager of your choice as well as an Open Forum with all ISA Managers and ISA President, Niamh McCutcheon. But most importantly, it's FREE for ISA members!

Are you hosting an event in your club this year? Then we have the perfect seminars for you; 'Raising Money & Running Successful Events' and 'Media Management'. Failte Ireland explain how international events benefit Ireland's tourism industry including the ISAF Youth Worlds, Cork Week, Round Ireland, the Volvo Ocean Race and many more at '2012 Events' or learn about the servies and support the ISA can offer you by attending Working with your Regional Development Officer. Don't worry, we have plenty of other workshops from Lobbying to the Olympic Update & Junior Pathway and from Racing to Training so book your place now. 

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ISA Annual General Meeting

The ISA AGM will be held in the Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire on Saturday 3rd March @ 1630hrs. 

The meeting will include receiving the President’s Report and the Company’s Financial Statements as well as the election of ISA President and Directors.


ISA EGM Report

The ISA EGM was held in the Royal Marine Hotel on Saturday the 11th of February to revise the club affiliation fees and voting structures. 

The first motion to restructure the subscription rates and affiliation fees was carried by 80%.


RTE's Fergal Keane to host ISA 6th Annual Awards Ball

The ISA are delighted to announce that RTE Personality Fergal Keane will act as MC for the ISA 6th Annual Awards Ball.

Launch the season in style at our biggest social event of the year as we celebrate our sports and their patrons at the ISA 6th Annual Awards Ball.

Tickets are limited so please book soon to avoid disappointment.

Date: 3rd of March 2012
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
Dress Code: Black Tie
MC: RTE Broadcaster Fergal Keane

Ticket includes:
- Champagne Reception
- 4 Course Meal
- Complimentary wine with dinner
- Dancing 'til late

More information...

Join the Jury for the ISAF Youth Worlds

The ISA are looking for two people between the ages of 20 - 35 to add to the ISAF appointed International Jury.

  • You must be aged between 20 -35, male or female
  • Have a keen interest in the racing rules of sailing
  • Attend the ISA National and Regional Judges Training Course (24th & 25th of March at Royal St George Yacht Club
  • Be available for the ISA Mitsubishi Youth Nationals from the 12th to the 15th of April 
  • Be available for the Four Star Pizza ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships

Irish Schools Sailing Association

The Irish Schools Sailing Association has re-launched its website and has announced dates for the Munster Team Racing Championships and the National Championships.


Fundraising for James Espey

Ballyholme and Royal Ulster Yacht Club sailor, James Espey has been campaigning to go to the Olympics in Weymouth this summer. As part of his campaign he is hosting a Fundraising Day this Saturday the 18th of February at Ballyholme Yacht Club. The day includes coaching, racing and an evening party for the Olympic hopeful.


Trainee Opportunities for The Tallships

The Tallships are coming to Dublin this August and they are delighted to invite the young people of Dublin and Ireland to get involved. Become a trainee aboard the Tall Ships as they race from A Coruna (Spain) to Dublin from the 13th to the 23rd of August.


Irish P750 Class Association

The Irish P750 Class Association is now fully recognised by the ISA. Have you tried one of the world's wildest watersports?


Windsurfing International Freestyle Judges Clinic

The IFCA / EFPT are holding an International Freestyle Judges Clinic from the 2nd to the 4th of March in Ghent, Belgium for any windsurfer looking to expand their skill set.


In this Issue
  • ISA Dubarry 6th Annual National Conference
  • ISA Annual General Meeting
  • ISA EGM Report
  • ISA 6th Annual Awards Ball
  • Join the Jury for the ISAF Youth Worlds
  • Irish Schools Sailing Association
  • Fundraising for James Espey
  • Trainee Opportunities for The Tallships
  • Irish P750 Class Association
  • Windsurfing International Freestyle Judges Clinic

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