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Baltimore Sailing Club was founded in 1956 as a summer sailing club. From its inception it has been successfully developing leisure and competitive sailing in Baltimore Harbour. The Club over the years has continued to expand and teach safe sailing skills to young people from all backgrounds. With a function room, kitchen and bar it is very active in the summer months running sailing events, courses and many social activities.

Situated in West Cork on the edge of Roaringwater Bay. The clubhouse is on the pier and close to all facilities. Baltimore Harbour is a busy fishing village all year around with a regular ferry service to the many islands.


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Irish Laser Association Munster Championships 2021

October 23rd, 2021|

Baltimore Sailing Club is delighted to again host the Irish Laser Association Munster Championships the weekend of 23rd and 24th October, 2021. We look forward to welcoming sailors and their families to the club for [...]

RNLI & BSC Live Wire Fundraising Barbecue

August 5th, 2021|

Baltimore Sailing Club will be hosting a barbecue and cocktail evening this Saturday 7th August at 6pm!  The event will raise funds for the RNLI and the BSC 1720 youth boat Live Wire. Unfortunately, the [...]

Irish Sailing

Irish Sailing is the national governing body for sailing, powerboating and windsurfing. Their objective is to develop, support and promote sailing, through their courses, events and initiatives.

The Irish Sailing Association set and maintain standards of all training and coaching throughout Ireland. There are 105 + Irish Sailing Training Centres running internationally recognised courses, certificates and qualifications  within Ireland, (including “Try Sailing” for new sailors, “Women on the Water” campaign, and “Sailability” for disabled sailors).

All of the courses run by Baltimore Sailing Club are ISA accredited courses and all of our sailing instructors are fully qualified ISA certified instructors. All of our courses are set to the defined ISA levels and run in accordance to the appropriate course level ISA curriculum.

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