Welcome to Ireland's SB20 Class
2007 Irish National Championship
18 September 2007

A fleet of 55 Laser SB3s competed in their inaugural Irish National Championships on 13th-15th September at the National YC in Dun Laoghaire. Three days of sunny 12-20 knot breezes brought the best out of these fast and feisty boats in a test of seamanship, nerve and sometimes near disaster management with high speed crossing […]

McAllister Volkswagen Eastern Championship
20 August 2007

A GAME OF TWO HALVES Day 1: 35 Laser SB3’s travelled to Howth Yacht Club for the inaugural East Coast Championships from Cork, Bangor, Wicklow, and Dun Laoghaire. This was the biggest entry on the SB20 circuit so far this year and shows the continued success and growth of the class. Saturday started with a […]

Northerns at Bangor
13 August 2007

21 Laser SB3’s arrived at the startline of the first race saw some light shifty airs on Belfast Lough, the OOD Robin Gray was going to have a difficult day! The 1st race eventually got underway after a general recall. The wind was north easterly, the Kraken (Ronan Collins) was out in the lead on […]

Dun Laoghaire Regatta Week
17 July 2007

Flipper on top! 46 boats competed in the Volvo DL Regatta 2007, a pretty good turnout. Damp weather, delays and whacky wind did not dampen the spirits too much. We are learning more about these boats and on the windier day it seemed all were smiling like fools having experienced a blast. Racing revealed some […]

South Coast Championship – RCYC
12 June 2007

June 9th and 10th saw the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven host the first SB20 Ireland regional championship sponsored by Helly Hansen. This exciting one design class, new to our shores, saw 29 boats from the four corners of Ireland turn up on the start line for this seven race series. Peter Crowley presided […]

Irish District Season Opener
13 April 2007

The Baily Bowl sees the season open in Dublin, with the SB3s making a first formal appearance in this oldest of One Design Meetings Formerly the Dragon fleet have taken centre stage, and it has long been on the Irish Dragon Calendar, with Ruffians and 1720s, but more recently with Squibs, Etchells and now the […]

Dun Laoghaire Summer Sunday Series
20 February 2007

Whilst racing will be held on the Sunday’s of the South Coast and North Coast Championships, the organisers have made it clear that they wish the Cork and Belfast Lough Circuit events to be well attended, and have built in sufficient discards to cater for attendance at these events. Dun Laoghaire SB20 fleet hope this […]

Monaco Primo Cup Results
8 February 2007

3 Irish boats, 3257 from Dublin, 3258 from Holywood, and 3259 from Wexford, all fresh out of their wrapping, joined the 11 UK boats travelling the short hop to the Principality, to engage the Italian and French teams in the first event of the One Design European Calendar in Monaco. Last year 11 SB3s appeared, […]

Race Results
Racing Results
2 January 2007

2008 Championship Results Nationals Northerns Southerns Easterns Midlands 2007 Championship Results Nationals Southerns Northerns Easterns Midlands