DUN LAOGHAIRE MOTOR YACHT CLUB Kish Race 2015 Sailing Instructions. GENERAL INFORMATION. TEMPORARY MEMBERSHIP All Helmsmen and their crews competing in the Race will be Temporary Members of the Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club on the day of the Race and will be bound by the rules of the Club. The Club reserves the right…Details
Building on the success of the informal training and development of “kites and wires” last weekend, the Fireball sailors plan the another informal training again this Sunday September 27th, and with a more encouraging forecast, we welcome any interested sailors. We hope to try a few practice starts as part of the activity. 12.00 –…Details
Kish Race 2015 September 27th NOTICE OF RACE Rules and Eligibility Races will be sailed under the Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS), the prescriptions of the Irish Sailing Association (ISA), the rules of each class concerned and this Notice of Race except as modified by the Sailing Instructions and any amendments thereto. Classes Races will…Details
The DMYC regrets that we have to cancel the September Series for 2015. With only a few days to go, just two boats had entered the Series, and we cannot in good conscience offer racing with that few boats, nor ask multiple volunteers to give their time. We will be running two Kish Races instead…Details
Just over two weeks ago I was collared by the Commodore in the lower dinghy park. He was there playing with a barbecue and some sausages and I was there, yet again, touching up some errant gelcoat on my 12 year old Winder Fireball. What was I at at all? Well I was trying to…Details
The DMYC will be holding our September Series of races from Sunday September 6th to Sunday October 4th. For those who only want to participate in the Kish Race, it will be held on September 27th. Entries are now open, both on-line or via in-person payment at the club. Entries for the September Series are…Details
Dun Laoghaire Harbour Annual Swim Sunday 23 August 2015 Please note the (86th) Annual Harbour swim will take place on Sunday 23 August, 2015. All harbour users are directed to keep clear of the swimmers; this includes both watercraft and shore-side rod fishermen. Additionally boats moored in the East Bight are not to operate their…Details
The DMYC is delighted to be hosting the Shipman Association’s National Championship this year, in late August, and would like to extend a warm welcome to the skippers and crew of the competing (and not competing!) boats. Online entry is available, as is online payment for the post-prizegiving dinner. We look forward to seeing you…Details
Congratulations from all in the DMYC to Emma Reidy on being picked for the UCD Student team for the Student Yachting World Cup in October 2015 to be held in France. This is the 35th running of this very important event.
We wish you and all your team mates the very best.
As we all know the focus of our intention for the summer cruise-in-company was Kinsale and either West Cork or the Scillies. But – and as is normal – the wind gods played havoc with the best laid plans of sailors and with strong southerlies we ended up, instead of Kinsale and places south, by…Details