Attention all Junior racers! The ever popular DBSC September Junior Series will commence on 25th August and run to 29th September with a break in the beginning of September. Racing will be inside the harbour for Optimists, Fevas, Lasers and other dinghies. Racing is on a fun basis, with “light touch” training allowed, intended to…Details
Every now and then, our webcam captures some interesting footage. Amazingly, it can capture starlight, and meteorites. You’ll find the streaks of the meteorites at 00:18, 00:25, 01:34, and 01:37. The video is from about 02:25 on Sunday 30th June, 2019.
It is with deep regret that I inform you of the death of longstanding member and former commodore of the DMYC, Joe Fallon. He died in St Vincent’s Hospital on May 1st after a long illness. Our sympathies are extended to his wife Sara and to his son Mark, daughter Rachel and their partners and…Details
As a tribute to the memory of the late veteran dinghy racer Louis Smyth, his family have announced that they will support a young team who are interested in trying a high-performance Fireball dinghy. While full details of the scheme for the next summer season are being finalised, as an initial gesture the family –…Details
Our thanks to Zuben’ubi (Raphael Heron) for these photos from the race out around the Kish this year.
We also received some photos from Thisbe (Jim Schofield) via Zuben’ubi and X-Tension.
X-Tension (Aisling Kelly) sent these photos to us.
This year, the DMYC’s annual Kish Race will be in honour of the centenary anniversary of the sinking of the mailboat “Leinster” on October 10th, 1918. On Sunday 23rd September, the race out to the Kish and back (or a suitable substitute mark depending on the weather) will be held, followed by the prize giving.…Details
Our Community Safety Officer at Dun Laoghaire R.N.L.I. Station, Dave Farrell, has offered to conduct a “Lifejacket Safety Clinic” for DMYC members and friends on Saturday August 11th from 1100 to 1400 hrs. in the Main Bar of the Club. This will involve Members receiving face to face information, instruction and advice with regard to…Details