New Faces to ICRA

New Faces to ICRA

New faces to the ICRA committee!

ICRA (Irish Cruiser Racing Association) is very pleased to welcome Alice Shanahan and Michael Evans to the ICRA Committee for 2023. Both were elected at the recent annual ICRA Conference held in the Royal St George Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire.

Alice comes from the very successful Shanahan racing family and currently races their well known J109, Ruth, based in the National Yacht Club. Michael is co-owner of the highly successful J99 Snapshot from Howth Yacht Club who is also ICRA’s Boat of the Year for 2022.

Commodore Dave Cullen also passed on ICRAs thanks to former Committee Member and Commodore, Richard Colwell who stepped down after several years on the Committee. He also welcomed Alice and Michael to complete the Committee Members as follows:

  • David Cullen – Commodore & Howth Yacht Club
  • Denis Byrne – Secretary & Royal Cork Yacht Club
  • John Leech – Treasurer & Lough Derg Yacht Club
  • Saoirse Reynolds – National Yacht Club
  • Alice Shanahan – National Yacht Club
  • Brian Raftery – Sligo Sailing Club
  • Mark Mills – Wicklow Sailing Club
  • Liam Lynch – Tralee Bay Sailing Club
  • Daragh Connelly – Royal Cork Yacht Club
  • Ric Morris – Royal Irish Yacht Club
  • Michael Evans – Howth Yacht Club
  • Peter Ryan – National Yacht Club


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