Founded by Craig Colgan, Sailor Sharkey Barbers encapsulates the art of traditional barbering combined with a contemporary attitude towards the busy lifestyle of the modern-day gentleman.

Sailor Sharkey offers a place where style-conscious men can experience traditional barbering and contemporary grooming in a relaxed, yet refined environment.

When you think of a getting a haircut in Dundalk or Blackrock – Think Sailor Sharkey Barbers.



A true son of Dundalk, the Thomas Sharkey story began when he ran away from home and went to sea as a cabin boy. In 1892, Sharkey landed in New York and joined the Navy, he was deployed to Hawaii where he began his pro fighting career.

Sharkey’s ring career spanned from 1893 to 1904. He is credited with having won 40 fights (with 37 KOs), 7 losses, and 5 draws. Our Barbershop in Blackrock, Co Louth is dedicated to the Champion.



We are proud to stock the premium hair care, hair styling and skin care products from American Crew here at Sailor Sharkey Barbers. Presented in classically cool packaging, the American Crew range meets all your daily needs for all skin and hair types.

Come on In!

Tues – Thurs

9.00am -6.00pm


9.00am -9.00pm


 9.00am -6.00pm







+353 83 898 4324


Unit A, Bayview Tavern
Blackrock, Louth, A91 H9X3, Ireland