Baltimore Sailing Club member Fion Lyden has been noninated for the title of Irish Youth Sailor of the year for 2014. This award is presented by the ISA to recognise the outstanding achievement by a sailor competing in ISA Performance Pathway boats during the year.
Fionn was a prominant member of the talented group of sailors that constitutes the ISA Laser Academy. Fionn led the charge on behalf of the team at the Italian Europa Cup, defeating over 300 sailors to win the regatta outright. Fionn will now be focussing on breaking through in to the Laser Standard rig.
All members of BSC are very proud of Fionn and wish him the very best of luck at the ISA award ceremony in The Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin on the 1st of March 2014. More information is available at [ ISA 8th Annual Awards Ball ]