Posts by Andrew Young

AIB National 18 Championship 2020 Cancelled Due to COVID-19

AIB National 18 Championship 2020 Cancelled Due to COVID-19 The National 18ft Class Association has very reluctantly concluded that they must cancel the 2020 UK & Irish Championships. The event was due to be held in the Royal Cork Yacht Club this August as part of the Cork300 celebrations however the remaining government restrictions, in particular those on foreign travel and social distancing, will make it impossible to run a successful event. Many options were considered including a deferred 2020 date however to protect the health of all and the sailing and social integrity of the regatta the decision has
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Find Boats + Crew with Tendrr

The N18 class is delighted to partner with Tendrr,  our new CrewMatch provider, a rapidly growing web site committed to increasing participation in sailing.  Sign up for free to connect with available, competent sailors and start building your winning race team! Crew – be the First to Know about all crew requests for the National 18’s by following our Tendrr page. Click the the “Follow” button and you’ll receive an update each time a new crew request is added Skippers – if you’re shorthanded, create a crew request using the National 18’s Tendrr page. Let your crew mates know what
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For sale: n18/257 ‘Mokers’

Classic National 18 For Sale Boat number 257 ‘Mokers’ –  on the sail K257 A very much loved boat and in beautiful condition, original wooden mast and boom, mahogany and oak, includes full set of sails complete with trailer and substantial cover . Location: Crookhaven, Ireland Price €2900Contact: Denis Twomey 00 353 86 2419272 For more images see the album here
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For Sale – GemBee / 373 (€1,500)

Boat in excellent condition and ready to sail.  Two sets of sails (one set rarely used). Includes launching trolley, road trailer & cover. Hull re-conditioned, floor and running rigging completely refitted, in 2009. Currently in dry storage in Cork since 2011. Emmett O’SullivanMobile: +353 86 8058008 Email: emmett.j.osullivan@gmail.com For a printable version see this link
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For Sale: N18/231 ‘Nocturne’ € 6,500 ONO – located in Crosshaven

For Sale: N18/231 ‘Nocturne’ € 6,500 ONO Uffa Fox designed, built 1960 P Waters, Appledore, North Devon. In beautiful condition.   Brazilian mahogany on oak frames. In 2011 the deck was replaced by shipwright Jim Walsh (Walsh Boatworks) with Robbin’s Elite Ply. The hull was stripped back to bare wood with some sections of planking replaced where needed. Varnished with 12 coats of Epiphanes Varnish. Flooring replaced with teak 2013.   Alloy mast and boom.   Sails: Cream Dacron main and jib, 2007. Main has 2 slab reef points with battens and sail number. Jib is roller reefed with steel luff.
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