The biennial DMYC Regatta, sponsored by SSE Airtricity, will be held on June 28th, 2014, and hopefully the weather from this week (bar the light breezes) will hang around and provide us all with a glorious day. Racing on the water starts shortly after 11:00, and we’ll have a programme of onshore entertainment and BBQ…Details
The Spanish Training Ship “Juan Sebastian de Elcano” will be visiting Dublin from Saturday 7th to Thursday 12th June. The “Elcano” is a 113 meters long four-masted schooner, the third largest tall ship in the world. It was built in Cádiz (Spain) in 1928 and has visited 152 ports in more than 70 countries. Its…Details
The annual Poolbeg Blessing of the Boats will take place this Sunday, 18th May. For all members interested in taking part, we’re proposing a gathering at 10:30 AM on Sunday, a sail across to the port entrance, and then motoring up to Poolbeg to join in the ceremony. Please dress your boat for the occasion,…Details
On behalf of the Club and the Committee, I’d like to extend our thanks to everyone who came down to the DMYC for our Sail Spree / Open Day event yesterday. We hope you enjoyed your time with us, and that we’ll see you again. To our volunteers – thank you for providing your time, boats and expertise on a bank holiday; we couldn’t have done this without you.
See you on the water!
Honorary Secretary, DMYC
The annual lift-in will take place on April 12th (Saturday) and 13th (Sunday), weather permitting. Please contact Denis on 0879498697 to book your place in the lift-in schedule.
While getting ready for the Frostbite racing today, one of the marks decided to make a bid for freedom.
A new annual award to recognise the outstanding contribution by junior sailors was launched yesterday by Bob Geldof KBE at the DYMC. The DMYC “Bob Geldof Spirit of Sailing” Memorial Award is named in honour of the late Bob Geldof, father of Bob Geldof KBE.Details