29 July 2022
Congratulations to the Irish Sailing Topper Squad - Bobby Driscoll has taken silver at the Topper World Championships in Lake Garda, and teammate Riona McMorrow Moriarty has placed 3rd Girl !
Over in the 4.2 Calum Pollard of County Antrim YC took gold.
Congratulations to all – you can read the full results here: file:///C:/Users/treasa.cox/Downloads/Gold_fleet_after_4_races_with_ufd.pdf and the 4.2s here https://itcaworld.ourclubadmin.com/docs/8/Topper_4_2_after_11_races.pdf
28 July 2022
Strong midway performances for the Irish Topper Squad at the Topper Worlds
It’s half-way point for the Irish Sailing teams in Italy at the Topper Worlds with the Irish leading the field. (Wednesday 27 July 2022).
On Lake Garda at the Topper World Championships, the Irish Sailing Topper Squad is performing strongly, with Bobby Driscoll currently leading the fleet in 1st place after winning six of eight races so far, followed by Daniel Palmer in 3rd place. Joining them in the top ten is Youth sailor Liam Duggan of Royal Cork YC in 7th. As the fleet combines boys and girls, Riona McMorrow Moriarty lies in 16th place overall but 2nd Girl. Cormac Byrne and Autumn Halliday are in 22nd and 23rd respectively, with Emily MacAfee in 27th. All the Topper sailors are under 18.
You can find the full Topper results HERE.
Racing continues for the rest of the week – stay tuned for updates !
GOOD LUCK TEAM
Good luck to the Irish Sailing Junior Topper Squad who start competing tomorrow at the Topper World Championships in Riva del Garda, Trentino, Italy. The squad is made up of Bobby Driscoll, Emily McAfee, Peter Kenny, Luke Simpson, Autumn Halliday, Joseph Robinson, Cormac Byrne, Katie Brow, Riona McMorrow Moriarty, Eoin Byrne, Peter Doyle and Kate Flood. Racing will continue until 29 July.