Sails Exam



How Laser Champion Aoife Hopkins Balances Sailing & Study - Afloat

We talked to Aoife of Howth Yacht Club about her very busy summer, and how she balances sailing and studying. A criticism that is often levelled at performance athletes is that they have to sacrifice everything for their sport, which means that they lose the balance in their life between sport and their education or career. One such athlete he points to is Irish Sailing Performance Pathway’s Aoife Hopkins , winner of the U21 Laser Radial European Championships this July who achieved a whopping 601 points in her Leaving Cert and is now studying maths at Trinity... Source: afloat.ie








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Night before the exam...
Sailing the Tyrrhenian Sea at Isola d'Elba, Italy, July 2009
Photo by belboo on Flickr
sea italy alex germany de elba mediterranean sailing martin captain 2009 freya liguriansea tyrrheniansea toskana portoferraio isoladelba segeltörn clubnautique
Night before the exam...
Sailing the Tyrrhenian Sea at Isola d'Elba, Italy, July 2009
Photo by belboo on Flickr
sea italy alex germany de elba mediterranean sailing martin captain 2009 freya liguriansea tyrrheniansea toskana portoferraio isoladelba segeltörn clubnautique
Night before the exam...
Sailing the Tyrrhenian Sea at Isola d'Elba, Italy, July 2009
Photo by belboo on Flickr