Dan McGaughey wins Irish Youth Sailor of the Year Award

Northern Irish sailor Dan McGaughey, from Donaghadee Sailing Club, has been awarded the Volvo Irish Youth Sailor of the Year award for his performance in the Topper Class.

Dan had a fantastic year in Toppers last year, culminating in 3rd place in the 5.3 class at the Rooster International Topper Class World Championships.

There was stiff competition in the awards reflecting great talent in Irish youth sailing.

Congratulations to Dan, and all the award winners and nominees, from the ITCA!

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