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Dun Laoghaire to Dingle (D2D) Yacht Race News from the National YC
D2D Finish – Ruth in the Clubhouse – But Must Wait for Confirmation
 #D2D Race – Having finished the Dun Laoghaire to Dingle at 7:45pm Ruth (Shanahan Family) must play the waiting game to see if any of the following boats can beat her corrected time of half an hour shy of two…
D2D Update – 5pm Sunday: Waiting Game at Dingle for LOP & Antix
#d2drace – It may sound like the title of a lost play by Sam Beckett, but that's the way it is as the first finishers in the 280 mile race from Dun Laoghaire got into a very summery Dingle in…
D2D Update 10am Sunday – Fastnet Rock Was Too Benign For Boats in a Hurry
#D2DRace – The Fastnet Rock may have a reputation for ruggedness writes W M Nixon. But ever since Lee Overlay Partners (Adrian Lee) got past it around midnight in the local area's increasingly fickle offshore wind, it has seen a…
D2D 8am – Vintage Boats Come to The Top off Kerry Coast
#d2Drace.ie – As Afloat.ie predicted in our 3.30am posting, a corrected time battle is being fought along the Kerry coast in the Dun Laoghaire-Dingle race.  At 8am this morning, it is the turn of two vintage entries to come to the top of…
Midnight Date At the Fastnet For Lee Overlay & Antix?
#D2DRace – The two leaders in the Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race 2015 – Adrian Lee's Cookson 50 Lee Overlay Partners and Anthony O'Leary's Ker 40 Antix – were nearing the Fastnet Rock at 2330hrs on Saturday night with the underlying…
D2D - Sunday 3:30am -  Ruth takes lead from Antix
#D2D Race – While Anthony O’Leary and his Antix crew may have home ground advantage in the waters of West Cork in the last stages of the Dun Laoghaire to Dingle race, the weather gods aren’t playing a supporting role…
Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Yacht Race; Getting Halfway There, But Things Are Ever So Slow
#D2D –  When the crew of Anthony O'Leary's Antix began collating weather predictions at mid-week for the approaching Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race writes W M Nixon, they found themselves in the happy position of being told on Thursday that…
D2D Sat 1pm – Big Boat Benefit Along South Coast
#D2DRace – It is the two highest rated boats that lead the Dun Laoghaire to Dingle fleet along the south coas this afternoont, Lee Overlay Partners (Adrian Lee) on the water and Antix (Anthony O'Leary) as IRC overall leader. The…
D2D 7am Sat – Royal Cork's Antix Leads the Offshore Fleet West
#D2DRace – Rounding the Tuskar Rock after 7am this morning, the Royal Cork and Baltimore crew on Commodore's Cup winner Antix (Anthony O'Leary) is heading west at 7 knots to be first in IRC handicap and contiune to be 2015…
D2D Start - Antix early leader on the water
#Dun Laoghaire to Dingle – Conditions in the early stages of this year's Dun Laoghaire to Dingle race are putting a premium on downwind skills, as the crews seek the best VMG through maximising gybing angles. The following ebb tide encourages…
Will The IMOCA 60 Make The Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Start Tonight?
#d2d –  Will he or won't he? D2D could mean dinner to dinner for enda's imoca 60 racing to dingle tonight, but only if he makes the start. The prospect of a new course record and the presence of top offshore…
Middle Sea Race Winner To Contest Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race
#d2d – A former Rolex Middle Sea Race winner will contest Friday's Dun Laoghaire to Dingle race that departs Dublin Bay at 9pm. Maltese sailor Aaron Gatt Floridia, the owner/skipper of Otra Vez, will race on board Liam Coyne's Round Britian and…
Strong Interest in Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race, Entries To Hit 30 Mark
#d2d – After two frustrating races on the Irish Sea this weekend the ISORA fleet now has under three weeks to prepare for the start of the Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race. The National Yacht Club has 27 confirmed entries and it is…
Canting Keel Fastnet Race Winner Set For June's Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Offshore
#d2d – The canting-keel Cookson 50 Lee Overlay Partners skippered by Dun Laoghaire's Adrian Lee is the latest high profile entry into this June's Dun Laoghaire to Dingle race. The Royal St. George yacht is a proven offshore winner, taking…
New Website For Dun Laoghaire To Dingle Race
#D2D - The National Yacht Club has launched a new website for the Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race. Counting down the 85 days till the fleet sets off on the latest edition of the biennial offshore challenge, D2DRace.ie is the…

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