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

iPad Navigation

The iPad has now become a regular sight aboard - being used for communication, using lots of different apps and being used for navigation. SailCork have always been the groundbreakers when it comes to new courses and now we present the first course for using the iPad for navigation. Eddie English has been using Macs since 1992 and has been using Navionics Charts on his iPhone since they were launched in 2009.

Sunshine Yachting Holiday - Mallorca (Majorca) €1295 excluding flights. Fee covers tution, Skipper and Host/Cook onboard and shared cabin.

Super sunshine scenic sailing surrounded by history! Circumnavigate Mallorca from Palma! Dates 19-26 May 2018. Enjoy sailing with skipper Eddie English and host Jo English.

Skulls & Crossbones Adventure Camp (9-12 yrs) €195 or 50 per day

Join us for a confidence-building summer camp that takes place throughout the months of June, July and August. You will have the best time of your life! The main goal of this camp is to ensure everyone is having fun! A massive confidence builder, you will learn some basic sailing and safe powerboating skills, kayaking/rowing, pier jumping, wood trails and learn about local bird life and shipping vessels. Go home happy and exhausted !!


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