Irish Team for the 2012 World Championships

Following the completion of the 2011 – 2012 National Race series the Irish Team for the 2012 World Championships selection is completed.

Team selection is based on the final results of the National  Series.

    Class 8 – Kite Buggy

  •                                                             Aidan Doyle  Co.Galway
  •     Adrian Phelan  Co. Meath
  •     Sean Doherty  Co.Kildare
  •     Pete Stinson  Co.Antrim
  •     Robert Finlay  Co.Derry/Londonderry


Class 8 is an extremely competitive class and the skill demonstrated by the pilots is awesome ! Using wind to power your Kite and propel you and your buggy along a beach , what could be better ?  Training is available at the IPKSA events so come along or why not visit our facebook page for more info.


Class Standart

Laura McNulty   Co.Donegal

Alan Watson       Co.Meath

Colman Billings  Co.Dublin

Jonny Harvey     Co.Antrim


Standart Class – training on Bettystown Beach. “Standart”  are an International monotype and racing is very close due to the identical nature of the yachts.


Miniyacht  Class

  • Pat Letters           Co.Antrim
  • Sean Doherty      Co.Kildare
  • Aidan Doyle        Co.Galway
  • Laura McNulty   Co.Donegal
  • Alan Watson       Co.Meath
  • Jonny Harvey     Co.Antrim
  • Colman Billings  Co.Dublin
  • Martin Letters    Co. Antrim

Miniyacht Class Racing at Streedagh, Co. Sligo.   The Miniyacht is our most popular and fun class with members of all ages competing against each other , great family fun.  Come along to one of the IPKSA events and have a go !

The members and committee of the Irish Power Kite and Sandyacht Association congratulate the 2012 Irish Team and wish them well in the forthcoming competitions.