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
The amended Sailing Instructions for the DMYC Frostbite Challenge are available for download. New entrants will receive a copy via e-mail automatically.
Hear ye, hear ye! The DMYC Frostbite Challenge for 2018/2019 Notice of Race is now available. Racing starts on the 4th of November, and runs to the 31st of March (with the usual break for Christmas). First start will be 14:00. The online entry form is also live, and as usual we’ll have a limited…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.
It was a fine sunny, and windy, day for a race today. Our request to Eolas for F3 – F4 was not heard, with the Dublin Bay Buoy recording 29 knot gusts (and it felt stronger than that with the sea state). Seven yachts retired due to conditions or gear failure, out of a fleet…Details