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National Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin Latest News
National YC
Following the very positive feedback on its club paddle-boards last season, the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire is carry-on diversifying its water sports activities and has taken delivery of nine RTM Ocean Duo sea-kayaks, thanks to the support of the…
ISORA
174 ISORA members and guests were treated to a very special evening to celebrate the 2015 season at the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire in the annual ISORA Avery Crest Prize giving and Dinner dance on Saturday evening. The…
National YC
A much loved club launch belonging to the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire has been wrecked in southerly gales on Dublin Bay. It follows the reported theft of the launch at the weekend that subsequently became the subject of a search and…
Olympic
The National Yacht Club's Con Murphy has been selected as a race official for the Olympic Sailing Competition for Rio. Murphy, an international race officer is the father of Irish Olympic Sailing Star Annalise Murphy, who finished fourth in Loondon…
National YC
Moorings in front of the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire will be removed next season because of repair works being carried out on the East Pier's Number One berth.  According to an Afloat.ie source, Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company has…
Flying Fifteen
The Dun Laoghaire Flying Fifteen fleet launched next week's Mitsubishi Motors Ireland 2015 Flying Fifteen Championships of Ireland at the National Yacht Club yesterday. The Championships will be held next week-end 11 – 13 September on Dublin Bay. There will…
DBSC
#dbsc – Tonight's last Dublin Bay Sailing Club Thursday race may mark the end of the 2015 mid–week season but racing on the Capital's waters continues each Saturday in September. The club's annual DBSC Cruiser Challenge also takes place on the 5th and…
Laser
#laser – The National Yacht Club's Evie Byrne and Hugh Perrette finished as top Irish sailors at the Laser 4.7 Youth World Championships in Medemblik, Holland today.Byrne was the top ranked Irish girl placing 25th in the Gold Fleet (full…
National YC
#nyc – Dun Laoghaire Flying fifteen sailor Ronan Beirne has been appointed Vice Commodore of the National Yacht Club. Announcing the news, Commodore Larry Power told members of the waterfront club: 'I know that Ronan will bring his experience and…
All Irelands
#allireland – Defending All Ireland Sailing Champion Anthony O'Leary of Royal Cork must travel to Dublin Bay to defend his crown this October. The Irish Sailing Association is requesting nominations from respective Irish Sailing Class Associations to compete in both events.…
Flying Fifteen
#flyingiffteen – The Flying Fifteen Southern Championships hosted by WHSC in Dunmore East took place in classic Dunmore East conditions with its SW winds and large waves at the weekend and was won by Dave Gorman & Chris Doorly (NYC)…
Moth
#moth – 2004 Olympic sailor Rory Fitzpatrick from the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire has finished sixth at the 58–boat UK Moth National Championships.  The final day didn't provide the glamorous conditions of the previous two days, but the…
Dublin Bay
#lift–in – A Time-lapse video by Declan Tonge of the morning's lift-in at the National Yacht Club (NYC) Dun Laoghaire last weekend, squashing 3.5 hours into just under 3 mins. A mobile crane comes to the club at the start of…
ISORA
#isora – With the first ISORA coastal race in just two weeks time, (25th April with races from Dun Laoghaire and Pwllheli) offshore sailors gather next Friday for an  ISORA Pre–Season Talk & Reception at the National Yacht Club. ISORA…
DBSC
#springchicken – Going into the last race of Dublin Bay Sailing Club's 2015 Rathfarnham Ford Spring Chicken Series, the Beneteau Oceanis 36 Calypso continues to hold a single point lead over joint second placed boats, the 1720 sportsboat from the Irish National Sailing…
Dun Laoghaire Dingle
#d2d – The National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire harbour has announced its 12th staging of the biennial Dingle Skellig Hotel Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race which will start on Friday 12th June. It follows on a week from Howth…

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