Team Ireland – Standarts

Well after the successful 2022 European championships it’s a renewed focus on class Standart. Training and yacht preparation for a larger Team Ireland assault on the 2023 European Landsailing Championship has begun! The following video was made at the Euros and has onboard footage from a Standart competing in the event. Watch this video on […]

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Euro Championship Medals

Camiers, St Cecile Plage, Pas de Calais, France Graeme Grant silver for Ireland, Fabrice Chagnon gold for France at EC 20222 in class Standart. Team Ireland in the medals. Congratulations to Graeme Grant of Team Ireland on his Silver Medal in the week long FISLY European Landsailing Championships. Graeme who is an accomplished and well […]

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European Championships 2022

Team Ireland The 3 member team sailing in Standart class report mixed fortunes today with good sailing conditions prevailing and around 80km of races on Camiers beach. (Right) Graeme Grant IR S.361 was back on form today and picked up some podium finishes. Sailing ended just as the light ended this evening. Friday is the […]

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Team Ireland at the Euros

The Irish Team are competing in Class Standart at the European Championships in Camiers, France this week. Weather and beach conditions are making the event difficult and the team have now run into major difficulties off the beach too. The team are without shower facilities at their Airbnb acccomodation for 5 days and report that […]

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23 Feb Benone Strand

Results Miniyachts RESULTS – Benone 23rd Feb 2020 Great weekend on Benone beach, no shortage of wind. A bright and breezy weekend with great sailing and craic on and off the beach. Saturday was wild but dry and bright with winds of 30 mpg and much stronger gusts. The challenging conditions made for great practice […]

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March 21 & 22 – Benone Strand

Benone Strand

Join us for a weekend of beach sports, training newbies and oldies and racing as well a social element. Join us on Benone Strand for a Kiting and Landsailing weekend. If you ever considered getting involved in wind powered beach sports then drop by and talk to us. IPKSA are always interested in meeting and […]

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Class STANDART

Recruiting – IPKSA members are seeking to recruit new pilots to sail and train for International Competition in the One Design STANDART class sandyacht. The Standart Team use the Co.Meath coast almost exclusively for training and racing. Above: STANDARTS racing on Bettystown beach. As a long established one design the STANDART class attracts pilots across […]

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Feb 22 & 23 2020 Benone Strand

Benone Strand

Benone Strand Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd Feb 10:00 – 15:00 Fun fun fun, just add wind. Another great IPKSA weekend is planned for Benone beach with Sandyachts and Kites. Racing and taster sessions. Sandyacht Session 30 minute Taster Session £20.00 GBP1 day equipment and tuition £50.00 GBP About me Adult Teen (Must be accompanied […]

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June 29th AGM

AGM was held outdoors for the first time. This year it was on a glorious day on the Co.Meath Coastline. Many thanks to those who travelled from far and wide to attend. Members have access to the minutes. Proposals to increase the number of race event weekends for all classes from 6 to 12 per […]

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Bettystown Nov 23 & 24

Some images from our Bettystown November Weekend. IPKSA are back on Bettystown Beach for some sailing and flying. Landsailing and kite flying of course. Bettystown is a favourite location for many members and attracts an enthusiastic following from the locals who come out to watch and cheer us on. There is also the social side […]

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