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Achill Yawls racing by artist Pete Hogan
Maritime artist and round the world sailor, Pete Hogan is inviting you to a virtual Open Studio tonight in Dublin by Zoom at 8 pm.  Hogan's popular sailing paintings include all manner of craft including works entitled 'Red Sails' that…
Marine Technical Co-Ordinator - VACANCY FILLED
This vacancy has been filled - February 1 2021 P&O Maritime Services is a global company providing specialist maritime service solution through ownership, operation and management of a fleet of specialised vessels. In Ireland, we manage Ireland's Marine Science vessels…
boot Dusseldorf to Make Statement Regarding Show Dates on Thursday
The organisers of the giant German boat show boot Dusseldorf are aware that rumours have been circulating that the January show has been postponed until later in the year. Messe Dusseldorf said they wished to make it clear that any…
Free ‘Kilrush’ Socks with Selected Dubarry Boots at CH Marine
Get a free pair of Dubarry Kilrush socks with €29 when you buy a pair of selected Dubarry boots from CH Marine. No ordinary yarn went into the Dubarry Kilrush long PrimaLoft socks. They mixed insulating Primaloft with Merino wool,…
The new X5⁶ (also below) at X-Yachts headquarters on Wednesday 25 November
X-Yachts’ new X5⁶ performance cruiser has been launched for the first time. First revealed at boot Düsseldorf in January, the 56-footer hit the water at X-Yachts’ headquarters in Haderslev, Denmark yesterday evening, Wednesday 25 November. After rigging, in-water tests and…
CH Marine’s Black Friday Sale Continues with 20% Off All Musto Items
The Musto Black Friday Sale is now on at CH Marine, with 20% of all Musto items. Save on a wide selection of clothing and accessories for men and women, including the exclusive range of merchandise to mark the Royal…
North Sails Black Friday Deal Ends Monday, Nov 30
Dear One Design Sailors We have been booking lots of orders on the Black Friday deal and we wanted to remind you that this offer ends on Monday the 30th Nov. This is your very last opportunity to make a…
No safer place in the sun! Salamander snugly anchored on private gulet charter’
2020 was deeply frustrating for those many couples planning to get married as their plans kept being altered by ever-changing COVID regulations. Legions of boat owners also found their racing and cruising plans frustrated. One local couple managed to resolve…
Boatyard Operative Required By MGM Boats, Dun Laoghaire Harbour
MGM Boats Ltd is looking for a Boatyard Operative to join their award-winning boatyard team in Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Co. Dublin. Experience in boatyard operations, hull polishing, valeting, antifouling etc preferred. Apply in confidence by sending CV to: Paul Gavin,…
A screenshot from French producer Martin Keruzore's world beating video
The Mirabaud Sailing Video Award 2020 puts the spotlight on ocean racing! French producer Martin Keruzore (Air Vide et Eau Productions) wins this special edition thanks to his magnificent video summarising the 70,000 nautical miles he covered around the world…
Viking Marine's Black Friday Sale
Viking Marine in Dun Laoghaire Harbour are offering 15% discount off its 2020 Helly Hansen and Crew clothing range. Large selection of Jackets, Mid-layers, fleeces and tops are included in the Black Friday Sale. Shop now for nationwide delivery or…
North Sails Saving on One Design Sails
Calling all One Design Sailors, this is your last opportunity to make a nice saving on the World's Fastest One Design Sails in 2020. If you have been promising yourself an early Christmas present then now is the time! Check…
Vacancy for Accounts & Administration Manager at Dun Laoghaire Marina
Dun Laoghaire Marina is seeking applicants for the role of Accounts and Administration Manager. This is a key position within the marina management team. The role requires someone that is highly organised, customer-focused and enjoys working in a multi-tasking administrative…
Save 30% on All Zhik Gear In CH Marine’s Black Friday Sale
CH Marine’s Black Friday sale is here, with 30% off Zhik gear while stocks last. Save on all Zhik’s quality footwear, luggage, sailing wear, leisurewear and accessories, which could make the perfect gifts for your loved ones — or a…
Dublin Port Recruiting for New Deputy Harbour Master
Dublin Port Company is recruiting for the role of Deputy Harbour Master. This is a senior marine management role that will include significant day-to-day operational management, analysis, communications, and decision-making. Planning, engagement, and collaboration with stakeholders are key to achieving…
Light air sail set-up session on the Beneteau 31.7 After you Too on Dublin Bay in July 2020
Greeting sailors from North Sails Ireland. It's too early to say "seasons greetings" but we're not far off it! Much has been written about 2020 to date. So let's add to it by reflecting on and acknowledging the wonderful achievements…

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