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

Taste of Yachting - Day Sail €115

This is for complete beginners or experienced sailors who wish to go yachting.  The session is geared towards fun and is a gentle introduction to sailing and the wonderful Cork Harbour.

Sunshine Yachting Holiday - Croatia €1195 excluding flights. Fee covers tution, Skipper and Host/Cook onboard and shared cabin.

Enjoy a week in the sun in September. Cruise one way- that way you take in more new destinations. Week 1: Sept 22-29 2018 The cruise Dubrovnik to Trogir. Week 2:  Sept 29-Oct 6 2018 This Trogir to Dubrovnik.

See the Lunar Eclipse - Evening Yachting and Powerboat trip €Price varies per boat

The first full lunar eclipse of 21st century will be visible in Ireland on Fri 27th July.

We have organized a one-time only yachting and powerboating trip to see the Lunar Eclipse. Enjoy a couple hours of great fun, exploring Cork Harbour on the way to Roche’s Point, where you will get the best views of the Eclipse. 

No experience needed. You can choose either powerboat or yacht depending on availability. Prices vary.


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