Safeguarding Training Update

Safeguarding Update On Saturday 11th November Irish Sailing’s National Children’s Officer, Ciarán Murphy, attended Sport Ireland’s Safeguarding Information Day in the Carlton Hotel, Blanchardstown. Topics covered included: Ombudsman for Children Office – Clíodhna Purdue Education Unit spoke about stats and how we should include children in decision making. Office of the Data Protection Commissioner – […]

Regional Development and Support

Regional Cluster Meetings – Oct 17 Each Spring and Autumn the Irish Sailing Regional Development team invite the committees and management of affiliated clubs and accredited centres to meet up and discuss future plans and look at ways of supporting each other. Discussions are broad and varied from region to region and create new ideas and […]

Register on the Cool Route

Get Your Business Listed on the ‘Cool Route’ The Cool Route is linking local enterprises to their local ports, providing information to marine tourists on what’s available for visiting cruising boats in the port locality, by way of food and drink, entertainment, things to do and see and places to visit. A FREE self-registration for […]

Update on Optimists in Dun Laoghaire yesterday

Sixteen Optimists were launched yesterday morning (Saturday 21 October) inside Dun Laoghaire Harbour as part of a routine high-performance training programme, along with the safety boats which are present at all training events. All usual risk assessments were undertaken before launching and the forecast was for a weather window providing reasonable conditions for such activity. […]