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Volvo Irish Sailing Awards 2017 Nominees


Volvo Irish Sailing Awards
RDS on Friday 9 February 2018

We are delighted to announce the short list of nominees for the 2017 Volvo Irish Sailing Awards, to be held in the RDS on Friday 9 February 2018. There are four categories:

You can find out all the nominees below, and we look forward to seeing you in February at the Awards.

See full details of the Afloat Sailors of the Month here.

To register your attendance please email communications@sailing.ie. Tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Volvo Irish Sailing Training Centre of the Year 2017

Recognising the dedication to providing training opportunities in their region.
Bray Sailing Club
Crookhaven Harbour Sailing Club
Galway City Sailing Club

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Volvo Irish Sailing Senior Instructor of the Year 2017

Recognising the hard work and expertise shown as a Senior Instructor.
Brian LeonardBaltimore Sailing Club
Kate CaldwellMullaghmore Sailing Club
Andrew LevieWexford Harbour Boat & Tennis Club

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Volvo Youth Sailor of the Year 2017

Recognising the excellent performance of our young Irish Sailors overseas
SallyBell10th Radial Youth Worlds
JohnnyDurcan1st Europa Cup Hoorn (Radial)
DanMcGaughey3rd in Topper World Championships, Loctudy in France
EveMcMahonBronze U17 Radial Youth Worlds
EwanMcMahon8th Radial Youth Worlds

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Volvo Sailor of the Year 2017

Nominees taken from the Afloat magazine Sailor of the Month list.
StewartHosfordJanuary
Alex Thompson January
DaraghNagleFebruary
Ian MooreFebruary
RichardRobertsMarch
EwanMcMahonApril
Tom DolanApril
SaskiaTideyApril
The KellyFamily (Rush SC)May
ConorFogertyJune
John MayburyJune
Nin O'Leary July
FrankKowalski July
Aoife HopkinsJuly
SimonHoffmanAugust
SantiagoAlegroAugust
FionnLydenAugust
MichaelBoydAugust
Peter DunlopSeptember
VickyCoxSeptember
Lorcan TigheSeptember
MichaelO'ConnorSeptember
DamianFoxall October
MichaelO'SuillebhainOctober
TBATBANovember
TBATBADecember

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