“My hope is that this medal represents an opportunity for Irish sailing to attract new people to our sport which is ideal for this island nation”. Annalise Murphy, silver medalist, Rio 2016
The Irish Sailing Association is the national governing body for sailing, powerboating and windsurfing in Ireland. “Try Sailing” is our campaign to get people out on the water for the first time.
Find out more about Try Sailing – you won’t even need your own boat.
If you have any questions, please contact us
What to sail
Would you like to to learn how to sail, or get your kids out on the water..
Where to Try
Looking for a club or centre near you - check out our interactive map..
Sailing for all - discover the boats and who to speak to about getting on the water
Women on the Water
Clubs and centres across Ireland organise WOMEN ON THE WATER open days