SB20 European Championships 2018

25th August -1st September 2018

Expression of Interest

Register your interest for the SB20 Europeans 2018

Dun Laoghaire Video


SB20 Ireland are excited to launch our Notice of Race for the SB20 Europeans 2018. Download here and leave your expression of interest to receive further information about the event.

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Accommodation options for the SB20 European Championships 2018

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The Royal Irish Yacht Club is situated in a central location in Dun Laoghaire Harbour with excellent access and visiting sailors can be sure of a special welcome.

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Viva le France at SB20 World sailing Young French skipper Achille Nebout, sailing Le Reservoir/Mazet & Associase, today brilliantly won the 2018 World championship for the SB20 one-design sports boat class on Hobart’s River Derwent.

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Expression of interest

The Royal Irish Yacht Club and SB20 Ireland invite participants to register their expression of interest to enter the SB20 Europeans 2018 in Dublin, Ireland. Please send boat details to Please include Sail number, Boat name, Country representing and Helm name.

Apr 30, 2018


Registration and Measurement 0900 - 1800 hrs

Aug 25, 2018


Registration and Measurement 0900 - 1300

Aug 26, 2018

Registration and Practice Race

Registration and Measurement 0900 - 1800 hrs Practice Race 1500 hrs

Aug 27, 2018

Opening Ceremony

Details to Follow

Aug 27, 2018

Championship races

Race 1 Warning Signal 1155 followed by Race 2

Aug 28, 2018

Prize giving


Sep 01, 2018


Colin Galavan

Chairman of the Organising Committee

Jack Roy

Principal Race Officer

Jack Roy is the Current President of Irish Sailing. Jack started sailing Mirrors in 1967 from Greystones Sailing Club. Over the years he has raced in 420s, 470s, Flying Fifteens, J24s, Dragons, J109s and Squibs. He has also cruised for many years and currently keeps a cruising boat in Kinsale from where he sails the southwest coast and further afield. When Jack’s not sailing he’s very involved in race management and has been an International Race Officer since 1998. He was honoured to be the first Irish Race Officer at an Olympic Regatta in the London 2012 Games.

Mark McGibney

Sailing Services Manager

Mark is our go to man and the main point of contact in the Club

Paul Sherry

Royal Irish Yacht Club Commodore


  • Royal Irish Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Co. Dublin, Ireland A96 RC84