Shore Leave

As we are all confined to our homes, Irish Sailing thought you might like some nautical 'Shore Leave' entertainment.


Join Ireland's eSailing National Championship 

Irish Sailing have teamed up with World Sailing and Virtual Regatta, the leading digital sailing platform, to launch the Irish eSailing National Championship.

Virtual Regatta Inshore” is a free-to-play game available online or as an app, and on Wednesday 8th April we launch the Irish eSailing National Championship.



Let's Get Quizzical

Take the "Let's Get Quizzical" challenge

Nautical questions on boats, coastal fun facts, racing legends and much more.

You have 5 minutes to answer all the questions.

A new nautical quizzical every Friday.

Answers HERE 😉

#WhereAreWe Challenge

Follow us on a journey around Ireland

We are posting images of harbours, lakes and coves throughout Ireland on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

We challenge you to tell us where we are and invite you to share any interesting facts, stories or pictures you have from a visit there.

You might win an Irish Sailing Baseball Cap 🧢😀


We Invite You to Join Shore Leave

Every family, club and company is coming up with new ways to communicate, learn, love and entertain through the internet or living room exercise.

We invite you to share your online puzzles and tips and we will share a link on our "Shore Leave Links To Enjoy" section.

Together we are stronger.

Email your links to

Shore Leave Links To Enjoy


Lockdown Sailing Rules Quiz

How is your Racing Rules knowledge ?

To keep your racing brain active, a group of Irish International Judges got together to bring you the "Lockdown Sailing Rule Quiz".
Thanks Cxema Pico, Chris Lindsay, Gordon Davies, Mike O’Connor.

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for all challenges, zoom meetings and answers