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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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Junior Taster Course


The season commences

July 8th, 2020|

After many months of working through the Government roadmap and Irish Sailing phased "return to sailing" - we are delighted to see some of our junior sailors back on the water this week for the [...]

Update to all members

July 4th, 2020|

Welcome to Summer 2020.  I am delighted to see some normality return to the club given everything that has happened in the world since the beginning of the year. Given the Covid 19 pandemic and [...]

Club Merchandise 2020

June 26th, 2020|

We are delighted to announce that we have added an online store to the website this year.  It features BSC hoodies, tees, sweatshirts and hats for all the family.  We are returning with old favourites [...]

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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