Welcome to Cove Sailing Club.
The club is based in Cobh, County Cork and we sail in and around the magnificent Cork Harbour. The club organises a comprehensive cruiser racing program through May-Sep. each year. Cove SC's Dinghy Park at Whitepoint is where sail training is available for Junior members on Saturdays. During the Summer ISA accredited courses are available and mixed fleet dinghy racing is held on Wednesdays and at the Weekends from June-Aug. New Members are always welcome. If you want to know more or have any questions please Email Us.

Latest News

Season Launch 24th April 7.30PM Commodore Hotel

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We are holding our Season Launch in the Maritime Room, at the Commodore Hotel on Friday 24th April starting at 7.30PM (sharp). First up will be Cork Harbour Pilots who will present an interesting safety presentation entitled "A Pilot's view from a Ship's Bridge". After that, we will take the opportunity to outline our planned activities for ...

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Lusitania 100 Memorial Flotilla

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As part of Lusitania Centenary Commemorations, a Memorial Flotilla will assemble in the vicinity of the Dognose at the south of Cork Harbour at 20.00hrs on the 7th May 2015. It is intended that the flotilla will comprise of fishing vessels, leisure craft and small commercial craft. To register for updates and co-ordination purposes please text; Name, ...

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Cove SC’s new marina development at Whitepoint gets underway

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Great news today as Cove Sailing Club's marina development at Whitepoint, Cobh got underway with the four piles needed to support the access ramp being driven-in. Keep an eye on our facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/covesailing) for the latest news and photos. We still have a few berths remaining on our first phase (30 berths only). The cost ...

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Cruiser Racing Schedule 2015

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The 2015 Cruiser Race Calendar has just been uploaded and is available under the race tab on our website. Names of the Race Officer for each race are shown. Please review the list and make sure you are available and prepared for when it is your turn. If you are not available please arrange cover ...

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Irish yacht sailors called on to help RNLI with research

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A new research project being run by the RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) is exploring attitudes towards risk and safety, and the various ways in which yacht sailors participate in their sport.  The research, which is supported by the Irish Sailing Association (ISA) will look at what motivates sailors, how often they go to sea, ...

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Navigation courses with SailCork


SailCork will be holding a series of navigation courses over the coming weeks which may be of interest to Cove Sailing Club members -  see below for brief details. If you are interested in attending please call Jo English at SailCork (click link for website) Short Masterclasses in Navigation at the RCYC :  Wed Apr 8    Croatia ...

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