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National Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin Latest News
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…
Santa Arrives By Boat At National Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire
National YC
#santa – Santa Claus arrived by boat yesterday into Dun Laoghaire harbour and headed straight to a packed National Yacht Club where sackfuls of presents were handed out to children of all ages.   Everyone – big and small –…
Round Britain & Ireland Race Talk By Liam Coyne at the National Yacht Club
National YC
#srbi – The National Yacht Club and ISORA have announced that Liam Coyne, Co-Skipper of "Lula Belle" will give a talk in the National Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire on the 12th November at 20.30. All are welcome to attend this…
National Yacht Club (NYC) End of Season Race Raises €1000 for RNLI
National YC
#nyc – The National Yacht Club (NYC) end of season race in aid of the RNLI took place last night on Dublin Bay in a balmy warm 12–knot SE breeze. The start was from Harbour mark as the sailing cruise…
Ruffian & J109 National Titles to Be Decided at National Yacht Club Championships
National YC
#ruffian23 – The Ruffian 23 National Championships take place this weekend, hosted by the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire and are being held in conjunction with the J109 National Championships. Seven races on Dublin Bay are scheduled over three…
National Yacht Club To Spend Sports Capital Grant on Boat & RIB Upgrades
National YC
#nyc – National Yacht Club (NYC) Commodore Larry Power says last week's Sports Capital Grant award of €77,000 from the Government will 'enhance the status of the National Yacht Club as a community based sailing club in Dun Laoghaire'.  The Dublin…
National Yacht Club (NYC) 2014 Regatta Results
National YC
#nyc – The National Yacht Club's J109 Something Else (John Hall) was the IRC class one winner of today's National Yacht Club Jelly Bean sponsored regatta on Dublin Bay. Official results sheets for all classes are downloadable below in powerpoint format. The NYC…
National Yacht Club to Host J109 Irish Championships, 14 Boat Fleet Expected
National YC
#j109 – After several seasons of success on both inshore and offshore circuits, the Irish J109 class is expanding and hopes are high that the Irish title to be decided in Dun Laoghaire and not Cork as previoulsy announced, will…
'Skylark' Brings A Touch Of Jazz To the NYC
National YC
#NYC - Here's something a little different from the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire: an evening of jazz in the company of Carmel McCreagh and her band on Thursday 17 October. Described as having a "mellow and velvety" voice,…
National Yacht Club to Promote Skiff & Foiling Sailing at Special Presentation Evening
National YC
#foiling– Interested in those skiffs or mad foiling machines? Dublin's National Yacht Club (NYC) is taking a leading role in developing high performance dinghy sailing by organising a presentation evening and debate at its Dun Laoghaire clubhouse on the subject of faster…

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