Follow your heart, acushla
! 'Tis a safer guide than any promise before you knew what it was that you were saying."
The evening was definitely loud, thanks to the party's powerhouse host Acushla
Obusan, known as Killa Kush in the local glitzy interwebs, and sick beats provided by DJs Julian Otsuka and Siangyoo.
SNAEFELL, winner of the race two years ago when it was run at Leopardstown, will be attempting to become the first dual winner of the event since Acushla
scored for Vincent O'Brien and Cash Asmussen at the race's original home, Phoenix Park, in 1986 and 1987, writes Tony O'Hehir.
Also, The Lifesong Project--a collaboration of the Santa Fe Opera and a wonderful group called Littleglobe--will be created by two enormously talented women, Acushla
Bastible and Molly Sturges."
First victories of the week were gained by Clive Hilton in the Seabird Kittiwake, Peter Roberts in the Conway OD Acushla
, Richard Booth in the Star Vega and David Hughes in the Offshore IRC division aboard Turbulent Flo.
Ann Elvidge put Britannia in pole position in the Menai One Designs to take their Challenge Trophy and Clive Hilton won the Seabird Kittiwake and Peter Roberts Conway OD Acushla
Among them were champions Bluebird, Prince Of Birds, Indian Skimmer, Balanchine, Acushla
, Splendid Moment, Lonely Bird and Mukaddamah.
Conwy OD: 1, Margaret (P Kraus); 2, Minnie (G Booth); 3, Acushla
Conway OD: 1st Minnie (G Booth) 2nd Acushla
(P Roberts) 3rd Margaret (P Kraus) all Conway.
Conway OD: 1, Minnie (G Booth); 2, Margaret II (P Kraus); 3, Acushla
(P Roberts), all Conway.
Conwy OD: 1 Acushla
(PRoberts) 2 Seriol (ADavies)both Conwy.
The Conway Designs made their bow and it was schoolteacher and ex-Conway yacht club Commander Peter Roberts who drew first blood in Acushla