Awards

The 2019 Irish Sailing Awards bring together our sailing community for a celebration of achievements across the year.
The Irish Sailing Awards are delighted to be supported by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.

Awards include

Sailor of the Year

In association with Afloat and proudly supported by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.

Taken from the Afloat Sailor of the Month list which you can find HERE 

Irish Sailing Sailor of the Year to Paul O’Higgins

 

Youth Sailor of the Year  

This award is presented to a young sailor under the age of 18 who has achieved an excellent performance representing Ireland internationally.

  • Eve McMahon
  • Tom Higgins
  • Rocco Wright

Irish Sailing Youth Sailor of the Year is eve Eve McMahon

Training Centre of the Year

Presented in recognition of outstanding services to training. The regional winners and national nominees are ...

Irish Sailing Training Centre 2019 for the south is The Oysterhaven Centre Irish Sailing Training Centre 2019 for the west is Galway Bay Sailing Club Irish Sailing Training Centre 2019 for the east and Training Centre for the Year is Malahide Yacht Club

Senior Instructor of the Year 

Presented in recognition of exceptional instructor management abilities and skills. The regional winners and national nominees are ...

  • Evan Jones - Killaloe Sailing Club
  • Ruairi Brown - Glandore Yacht Club
  • Sam Hennessy - Wicklow Sailing Club

Irish Sailing Senior Instructor of the Year 2019 is Sam Hennessy of Wicklow Sailing Club

The Sustainability Award

The successful nominees are ...

  • Bray Sailing Club
  • The National Yacht Club
  • Irish Sailing Sustainability Award 2019 goes to The National Yacht Club AND Bray Sailing Club

Proudly supported by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. 

The Inclusion Award

Proudly supported by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Irish Sailing Inclusion Award 2019 goes to Jon Hynes and Team at Kinsale Outdoor Education Centre.

The President's Award

Irish Sailing Presidents Award 2019 to Gary MacMahon

If you are interested in joining us at the Virtual Awards celebrations go to our Facebook event HERE and share to spread the word.

Email communications@sailing.ie if you would like any further information.