2020 Cong-Galway Race

Saturday, 22 August '20   1 day
Lisloughrey Pier, Co. Mayo
Fully booked

The annual Cong – Galway Sailing Race, Europe’s oldest and longest inland water sailing race, will take place this year on Saturday the 22 August 2020

The race starts from Lisloughrey Pier in Cong, Co. Mayo early in the morning and makes it’s way down through Upper and Lower Lough Corrib to the finish line at Corrib Village on the River Corrib that evening. A bus will be available to bring participants from Galway to Cong on the morning of the event to enable sailors to leave trailers and cars in Galway for recovery & transport after the event.

The participants in the race will make a stop for lunch at Kilbeg Pier, approximately half way, where race timings will be taken. After a hearty lunch the sailors will leave Kilbeg continuing on to Galway where they will cross the finish line at Corrib Village on the River Corrib. A prize giving ceremony will be held shortly after in CRYC.


Early Bird Single Hander
Boat fee for single- handed mono/multi-hull
Early Bird Double Hander
Boat Fee for double-handed sailing mono/multi-hull
Full Price Single-Handed entry
Full price Double handed entry

Lisloughrey Pier, Co. Mayo