SAFE ENJOYABLE LEARNING AFLOAT AND ASHORE SINCE 1974

Sailing & Powerboating Cork

SailCork has been involved in watersports training and holidays for 40 years in Cobh and on the south coast of Ireland and is run by Eddie English.

The English family has been involved in seafaring in Cobh for 5 generations. Eddie has been teaching sailing since 1969 and is one of the most experienced instructors in the sport. He is a Dinghy and Powerboat Senior Instructor and Trainer and has been training instructors for over 30 years. He is also a qualified school teacher and has lectured at college.

Eddie is also a yachtmaster instructor /examiner. He began his offshore experience in his early teens and has and races dinghies and cruisers. Besides sailing cats he sails on cruisers in competes in many major regattas around the world and cruises thousands of miles each 

Upcoming Courses

RYA Basic Navigation certified course

Course provides an introduction and an insight into basic navigation . Recommended to complete beginners as a short introduction to the sport or those who wish to have a basic foundation before embarking on a full navigation course.

RYA Day Skipper Shore-based Navigation certified course €525 plus books & equipment which are available to purchase at class no 1.

Full comprehensive course for beginners and improvers. Enjoyable and informative with top class tuition, practical tales and solid background information with Yachtmaster Instructor Eddie English.

Sunshine Yachting Holiday - Caribbean: Wed Jan 15th to Sat 25th 2020 €2495 excl flights.

Sail aboard our top class 52’ luxury yacht and visit up to 3 different destinations each day following in the wake of the Pirates of the Caribbean!

Dates for 2020: SailCork Caribbean Sunshine Cruise - Fly from London on Wed 15th Jan - depart Grenada on Sat 26th into London on Sun 27th Jan.


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