Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council are asking everyone of all ages in the community to come together in a day of solidarity and create a flag that will be flown at Dún Laoghaire Harbour in August 2020, as we emerge from the fifth and final phase of the Covid 19 public health restrictions. DLRCoCo are…
Sadly, we are cancelling Frostbite racing for the rest of the series, due to the risks associated with COVID-19. Competitors will be sent a voucher that they can use when entering the next series. Prizegiving will be arranged when things have returned to normal.
The first amendment to the sailing instructions has been issued. The effect is to start racing one hour earlier than normal on 23 February, and to allow an alternative finish mark to be used. You can download the full text or view it below.
Frostbite racing begins on Sunday 3 November. See the sailing instructions below, or download a copy. There are a few changes from last year – in particular, using letter boards instead of flags to show the type of course.
The DMYC Frostbite Challenge starts again on Sunday 3 November, and runs until 29 March. There will be two series, November-December and January-March, and you can enter for either or both. We are aiming to run at least two races each Sunday, depending on the weather and other conditions. There will be classes for Laser…
The day dawned clear and bright.. hah, who are we kidding? It had been raining since 2300 the night before, but the forecast was for the rain to lift, and all of the wind forecasts disagreed on what would happen – some said it would fill in from the south, others said it would veer…
At the request of several entered boats, the Kish Race for 2019 first gun has been changed to 10:55 AM (10:25 AM in the Notice of Race). This change facilitates those who wish to watch the Ireland v. Scotland rugby match on Sunday morning.
Sailing instructions will be delivered via e-mail, but are also available here.
The Kish Race for 2019 will be held on September 22nd. Online entry is open. Amendment: The Notice of Race is amended on 2019-09-18 to a first gun at 10:55 AM to allow those who want to to watch the rugby game between Ireland and Scotland to do so.
The Irish Ruffian Championships for 2019 are being hosted at the DMYC. On-line entry is available now, with an early-bird discount for those who register before August 21st. The Notice of Race is available as well; Sailing Instructions are available too.