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 Day Skipper Shore-based Navigation certified course: 2 weekends Mar+April €525 plus books & equipment €100 for complete pack

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 - Mallorca (Majorca) May 18-25th 2019 €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 18-25 May 2019. Enjoy sailing with skipper Eddie English and host Jo English.

Passage planning €One evening €55, Two evenings €100, All 4 evenings €200

Learn how to plan your passages and create your pilotage plans with inside information!  Eddie English has been sailing Irish coastal waters for over 45 years and European waters for over 40 years and has a detailed knowledge of these areas. Share in this knowledge and make your boating safer and more enjoyable. Eddie provides an entertaining class in his own inimitable style giving you all the tricks of the trade.


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