Emmet O’Sullivan, sailing an RS Aero 7 in a Monkstown Bay Sailing Club July League Race Credit: Chris Bateman
Strong winds in Cork Harbour forced the cancellation of Monkstown Bay Sailing Club’s annual ‘At Home Regatta’ on Saturday. The weekly Class 2 Friday racing had been cancelled the previous evening. Class 1 went ahead and was won by Emmet O’Sullivan, sailing an RS Aero 7. Second was David O’Connell in his Laser 7 and third was Brian Jones and Gary Frost in their 505. After two races that put O’Sullivan and O’Connell on top, sharing 10 points, with placing advantage of first at present going to O’Sullivan on the basis of having one first place. The 505 is third on 17 points overall.