In stark contrast to last year where winds blew F7 to F8, the wind never got established and a paltry 3 to 5 knots ‘gusting’ 7 to 9 knots at the very most welcomed the competitors, some of which were really struggling to even cross the start line against a strong tide. 47 boats registered…Details
With the lift-out rapidly approaching, and thus signalling the end of the summer sailing season, the DMYC will be hosting the annual Lift-Out Supper on Friday, October 13th at 1930. Tickets are €22/head – purchasable online, or via the office.
The DMYC Kish Race for 2017 will be held on Sunday, September 24th. The Notice of Race is available, as are on-line entry and the sailing instructions.
Dublin Bay Sailing Club (DBSC) Call for Volunteers Every week DBSC organises racing on 9 separate courses with an average of 6 classes competing in each. These races could not be held without the assistance of a significant number of volunteers. Each race requires the following voluntary personnel: • Race officer • Timekeeper • Visual…Details
The results for the Flying Fifteen East Coast Championships are in. Congratulations to Brian McKee and Ian Smith of Strangford Lough Yacht Club on their overall win. A PDF of the results is also available. Rank Fleet Sail No. Helm Name Crew Name Club R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Total Nett 1st Gold 3892 Brian…Details
Fellow sailors, We had a most enjoyable cruise down to Greystones on Monday. We managed on short notice to have four boats with eleven crew participating. The Beach House won out again with dining alfresco. Another short-notice trip: The suggestion came up that some of us might depart for Howth; next Tuesday morning, leaving by…Details