top of page

GBSC Racing 2023

Wednesday Night Racing

April to September 

Wednesday night is sailing night.  It's the only proven way to get through the mid week blues!  We run multiple series, each comprising 5 or 6 races, sponsored by local businesses.  Each series is scored under Echo and IRC.  Echo ratings are revised throughout each series.

Interested in Sponsoring a series?  Contact

Notice of Race
McSwiggans Series
Apr 19th - May 17th
Western Surveyors Series
May 24th - June 21st
Seahorse Series
June 28th - Aug 2nd (No race July 5th)
Aquabroker Series
Aug 09th - Aug30th
TBD Series
Sept 6th - Oct1st

Galway Maritime King of the Bay

Various Dates

The King of the Bay is the premier sailing series in Galway Bay.  It comprises of 7 top tier events throughout the season.  This year we invite all boats from around the bay to participate in handicap racing and white sails ​rally events.

The schedule of races is as follows:

Spring Cup -   April 24

Morans  -   May 15

Barna- July 17th

Aran Cup - July 30th

Kinvara – August 13th

Ballyvaughan – Sept 10th – (Saturday)

Oyster Festival  -  September 24th

Dates are subject to change so be sure to follow the GBSC Cruisers Group on WhatsApp.  Contact to be added.

Expert Forklifts October Series

October 2023


Sunday Docks Series

Sundays throughout the Season

bottom of page