Committees and functions are listed in the Contacts Section


'Year End Results Summary' 2011
Changes to Keelboat Sailing Regulations 2011 >>
Course Cards for 2011
Course Cards are in the Race Area section

Howth Performance Handicap (HPH)
Explanation of HPH >>
HPH TCFs 29th March 2011 >>
Procedure for Addressing HPH & ECHO Queries >>
Handicap Categories
Classes 1, 2, 3 & White Sails   IRC & HPH
Puppeteer & Squib   Scratch & HPH
17 Footer   Scratch & HCap
Etchells & SB3   Scratch
HPH revisions will be done by John Faller
Classes 1, 2 & 3 - Class Bands
Class 1 0.971 and above
Class 2 0.910 to 0.970
Class 3 0.909 and below
Class 2 IRC Restricted
Class 2 boats which meet the criterial below will be assigned to the IRC Restricted category ...

a series age date of 1990 or earlier and
an IRC hull factor of 8.5 or less.

White Sails Class (Non Spinny)
The IRC 'Non Spinnaker TCC' will be used for boats competing under IRC.
Club Racing Schedule for 2011

Cruiser Classes
Wednesday Series
Classes 1, 2, 3 & White Sail Cruiser
Prize Categories: IRC and HPH
(Plus Class 2 IRC Restricted)
  Start End Races
Series 1 4th May 1st June 5
Series 2 8th June 13th July 6
Series 3 20th July 24th August 6
Mini Series 24th August 7th September 3
Class 3 - Bridge Trophy : ECHO &
Fitzgerald Cup : IRC
3 Wednesdays: 18th May, 6th July, 10th August
Saturdays Pier Racing
White Sails and IRC Non Spinnaker
Prize Categories: HPS & IRC Non Spinnaker
  Start End Races
Summer Series 7th May 27th August 16

One Design Keelboat Classes
Tuesday Series
Puppeteer, Squib, Etchells, SB3
Prize Categories: Scratch (Plus hcap for Pups & Squibs)
  Start End Races
Series 1 3rd May 31st May 5
Series 2 7th June 12th July 6
Series 3 19th July 23rd August 6
Mini Series 23rd August 6th September 3

Saturday Series
Puppeteer & Squib
Prize Categories: Scratch and Handicap
  Start End Races
Series 1 7th May 4th June 5
Series 2 18th June 23rd July 5
Series 3 30th July 27th August 5
Squib - Noel Casey Trophy : SCR
3 Saturdays: 21st May, 16th July, 20th August

Tuesday + Saturday Series
Howth Seventeens
Prize Categories: Scratch and Handicap
  Start End Races
Series 1 3rd May 4th June 10
Series 2 7th June 16th July 11
Series 3 19th July 27th August 13
Mini Series 23rd August 6th September 3
17 Footer - Stuttard Cup : SCR &
President's Salver : HCAP
3 Saturdays: 21st May, 2nd July, 20th August

Saturday Cruisers & Sports Boats Series
Cruisers: Class 1, 2, 3 & White Sails
Sports Boats: Etchells & SB3
The Saturday Series is one Start for Cruisers, with boats from Classes 1,2,3, White Sails - all racing as one fleet. The Etchell & SB3 start as another single class.

The Cruisers can compete on IRC NON SPINNAKER and HPS handicaps and Sports Boats compete on HPS.

Handicaps will be issued after a few races when we know the actual participants in both fleets.

Dinghy Classes
See detailed Dinghy Racing Schedule
in Junior Sailing section
Optimists, Lasers, Picos, Fevas and Toppers
Prize Categories: Scratch
  Start End Races
May Sundays 8th May 29th May 3
June Sundays 5th June 26th June 4
Summer Thursdays 2nd June 1st Sept 13
Optimist- Fraser Casey Cup
Thursdays : 23rd June, 21st July, 25th August
RS Feva- Mellon Salver
Thursdays : 23rd June, 14th July, 25th August

Protest Panels for 2011
Protest Form