News & Updates

The annual Cong – Galway Sailing Race, Europe’s oldest and longest inland water sailing race, will take place this year on Saturday the 10th of June 2017 in association with Galway Bay Sailing Club, Galway City Sailing Club & Cumainn Seoltóireacht an Spidéil. The 2017 Cong – Galway Rules and Entry Forms are now available to download at:

C.R.& Y.C.’s new Recreational Rowing Boat was officially launched on Sunday 9th April 2017 by Rowing Ireland’s new president, Eamonn Colclough, along with the C.R.& Y.C. committee and club members. It was great to see so many members coming along on the day to support this new initiative.

Many thanks to all our members who attended the AGM in the clubhouse on March 8th last. Our new committee for 2017 was elected and two new trustees were unanimously ratified and elected to join the current 4 trustees of the club. Brigid Brophy and Noel Dalton now join our existing group of trustees Seán Tierney, James Curran, Éamon Lawless and Adrian Ryder. Congratulations to them both.   The new club committee for the 2017/18... | Read on »

The Corrib Rowing & Yachting Club’s Annual General Meeting is scheduled to take place in the clubhouse on Wednesday evening the 8th of March 2017 at 8pm. See agenda below:   Opening of the meeting by the President Minutes of last year’s AGM to be read by the Hon. Secretary Matters arising and adoption of minutes President’s Address Captain’s Report Hon. Secretary’s Report Hon. Treasurer’s Report Election of Officers and Committee New Trustees Any Other... | Read on »

The RNLI will be running a FREE Lifejacket Advice Clinic and Water Safety Information Day this Saturday the 6th August in Fanore from 12pm – 6pm. Well worth a visit! Bring your lifejackets along and learn how to check and maintain them!  

***  UPDATE  *** Details of Notice of Race and Entry form are now available for download on  Cong Galway Notice of Race 2016 and Entry Form Cong Galway 2016

The C.R. & Y.C committee for 2016/17 was elected at the club’s Annual General Meeting on the 9th of March 2016. Club President: Anthony Ryan Vice President: Kyran O’Gorman Club Captain: Noel Leader (087) 2766977 Vice Captain: Ivor Robinson Secretary: Greg Costello  (contact: ) Treasurer: Marcus Holland Ordinary Committee Members: Zara Brady Leo Leonard Aonghus Woods Jack Nohilly Noel Dalton Des Leahy David Flynn

The annual Cong – Galway Sailing Race, Europe’s oldest and longest inland water sailing race, will take place this year on Saturday the 11th of June 2016 in conjunction with Galway Bay Sailing Club. The race starts from Lisloughrey Pier in Cong, Co. Mayo early in the morning and makes it’s way down through Upper and Lower Lough Corrib to the finish line at Menlo Castle on the River Corrib that evening. The participants in... | Read on »

Mr. William Henry will give an informative talk on the history of the Corrib Rowing & Yachting Club and also on Lough Corrib, Thursday 25th February @ 8p.m. All members are encouraged to attend and the event is also open to the public!

All members are kindly reminded that all membership subscriptions and levies / fees are due to be paid up by the 28th of February 2016. You can also pay in person at the club on Saturday 20th February between 11am and 1pm where a member of committee will be present to receive renewals.