Annual New Year’s Dinner

Members and their guests are cordially invited to attend a New Year’s Eve dinner party at the Clubhouse on December 31st.

This event is currently a place-holder, and will be updated when more details are available.

Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta

The sixth staging of this remarkable biennial Regatta commences on July 9th 2015 under the chairmanship of Timothy Goodbody and his committee. With an estimated 400 entries in 30 classes, the four-day regatta will be Ireland’s largest sailing regatta in 2015, yet has the welcoming, friendly atmosphere of a smaller event. The objective in 2015…

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Winter Talk – The Sailing Trawlers of Ringsend

From 1819 to the immediate aftermath of the First World War, a large fleet of sailing beam-trawlers, known as smacks, existed in Ringsend and Dublin Bay. Many of these fishing vessels and their crews originated in Brixham in Devon and their fishing activities remained in a virtually unchanged state for about a century. Throughout that…

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DMYC Music Session

As part of our 50th anniversary celebrations, our Commodore is running a music session at the club once a month. Come on down to the Club on a Saturday evening, bring your instrument, voice or sense of rhythm (or lack thereof) and join us as we jam!

Winter Talk – Oared Warships

Garry Owens, Skerries Sailing Club, describes the evolution and deployment of oared warships – biremes, triremes, galleys, galleasses and the like – from Ancient Greece and Rome and the Byzantine Empire, up to the Battle of Lepanto in 1571.

Winter Talk – Oared Warships

Our talk for January 22nd is all about oared warships. Garry Owens, Skerries Sailing Club, describes the evolution and deployment of oared warships – biremes, triremes, galleys, galleasses and the like – from Ancient Greece and Rome and the Byzantine Empire, up to the Battle of Lepanto in 1571. More details on the event page.…

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