11/28/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 11/27/2019 18:15
Entries OPEN at 10am on 28th November 2020 ...
This world-renowned biennial regatta, first held in 1978, is expected to attract a bumper fleet of entries and will this year incorporate The Irish Cruiser Racing Association National Championships, 1720 European Championships, the Beaufort Cup, a Classic Yacht regatta and the southern championships for the International Dragon Class.
The 2020 Volvo Cork Week will be a very special occasion as it takes place during the Royal Cork tricentenary, Cork300 celebrations and promises to be an amazing and memorable week in beautiful Cork Harbour. hundreds of boats and thousands of yachtsmen and women from around the globe compete on the waters around Cork Harbour.
This year's Volvo Cork Week has extra special significance as it forms a key part of the Royal Cork Yacht Club's historic 'Cork300' celebrations marking what is the oldest yacht club in the world's tricentenary.
Don't miss it.
Volvo Cork Week 2020
13th to 17th July 2020
Royal Cork Yacht Club
Take a look at the 2018 Cork Week results archive to see the kind of entries to expect - corkweek.ie/2018-results/
Vice Admiral of the Royal Cork Yacht Club and Cork300 Chairman, Colin Morehead, said: 'The biennial Cork Week regatta has seen many friendships and memories created since it was first held in 1978. I would encourage everyone to return to Cork Harbour next year and join us in celebrating Where It All Began by participating in Volvo Cork Week 2020 and help restore its status as Europe's largest fun regatta.
Online entry to Volvo Cork Week 2020 opens on www.corkweek.ie from 10:00hrs Thursday 28th November.