Using the Zhik toestrap and Zhik 360 hiking boots combination has already made a massive ...
Left the rain and cold behind for a weeks training in Lanzarote! Big wind and warm air – very ...
Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin looking very sharp in our new Team CH Marine Kit – the ...
Laser Performance announced an exciting new Mk11 radial sail for the Laser Standard Rig. The ...
Team CH Marine member, Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin revelled in the strong conditions in Holland last week-end to post an amazing, 2nd place finish at the Magic Marine Easter Regatta 2016. This major annual Optimist event, hosted by Yacht Club Braassemermeer on the Braasermemeer, an inland waterway just south of Amsterdam, attracted a huge fleet of 240 boats. In […]
Strong 25 knot winds of more with Gusts over 30 knots forced the cancellation of Day 1 Laser European Championships 2016 in Gran Canaria. Seen here and keen to get started, Team CH Marine Members, Darragh O’Sullivan and Fionn Lyden .
Best of luck to TEAM CH Marine members, Aoife Hopkins, Darragh O’ Sullivan and Fionn Lyden and indeed all members of the ISA Performance Laser Squad as they commence the EUROPEAN LASER SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016 in Gran Canaria – Have a great event ! Racing starts 26th February – 4th March- You can follow the event here […]
The ISAF Miami World Cup ended last week after a tough week of tricky racing. Ireland was represented by Matt McGovern and Ryan Seaton in the 49er, Aoife Hopkins (laser radial), Annalise Murphy (laser radial) and John Twomey, Ian Costello & Austin O’Carroll in the Sonar. Day 1 was very light and shifty and only […]
After 4 Races Aoife Hopkins holds a very credible 54th position in the 81 boat fleet at the ISAF Sailing World Cup in Miami. Posting finishes of 24th, 17th, 30th & (32th) Aoife currently leads the Irish contingent at this very important Women’s Laser Radial Event, closely followed by Annalise Murphy in 57th. Today’s weather […]
Fionn and I got back from the Copa Brazil de Vela in Rio de Janeiro yesterday after a 9.5 hour flight to Lisbon, a 2 hour delay on our connection and then finally a flight from Lisbon to Dublin (and then a Dublin-Cork drive for Fionn!). Rio was a tricky venue and a tough event but […]
Both Aoife Hopkins and Fionn Lyden made good starts in very difficult and light conditions at Copa Brasil de Vela 2015 yesterday. After 2 races, Aoife in the Laser Radial class posted a 28th and a 20th, giving her 24th position out of 39 boats. Fionn sailing in the Laser Standard class recorded 37th and 26th […]
We are very pleased to now be selling zhik gear here at CH marine. Video below explains really well the need for a good boot and toe strap combination. We are currently selling both zhik straps and boots, such as the zhik 360, which both have the ZhikGrip II , as well as a extensive […]
Team CH Marine Members, Aoife Hopkins and Fionn Lyden are in Rio this week attending the COPA BRASIL DE VELA regatta hosted by the Rio Yacht Club this week. This is as warm up event for Olympic hopefuls. Aoife reports they have received a very warm welcome, the weather is great not to hot and […]
Aoife Hopkins announced this week that she intends to compete in the Olympic Trials for the Laser Radial Class. “If I am ranked the top Irish Candidate over the trials series, I will be selected to represent Ireland at the Olympics in Rio 2016″ she said. The Olympic Trials consist of the following three events: […]