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Dublin Bay Sailing Club (DBSC) Yacht and Dinghy Race News and Results
DBSC Beneteau 211 racing on Dublin Bay
B21S - 1. ISOLDE (B MULKEEN & J MARTIN), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY) CRUISERS 3 Tuesday - 1. Marlena (Grzegorz Kalinecki), 2. Grasshopper II (K & J Glynn), 3. Saki (McCormack/Ryan/Ryan) FIREBALL - 1. No Name (S Oram), 2. Clandog…
Blind Squirrel (Frank Miller) was second in the DBSC Fireball race
B21S - 1. CHINOOK (A BRADLEY), 2. ISOLDE (B MULKEEN & J MARTIN), 3. YIKES (P CARROLL)= COMBINED CRUISERS TUESDAY - 1. Elandra (J Conway), 2. Windjammer (L Casey & D Power), 3. Borraine (D Butler) CRUISERS 3 Tuesday -…
Bandit (Kirwan/Cullen/Brown) were winners in today's DBSC Ruffian 23 race
B21S - 1. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 2. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON) B21S - 1. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 2. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON) BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Extreme Reality (L Balfe), 2. Levante (M.Leahy/J.Power), 3. Fiddly Bits (Timmins/Quigley/Murray/Breen) BENETEAU 31.7 -…
DBSC Laser racing
B21S - 1. ISOLDE (B MULKEEN & J MARTIN), 2. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON), 3. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY) COMBINED CRUISERS TUESDAY - 1. Windjammer (L Casey & D Power), 2. Hanse Off (J O'Gorman), 3. Jalapeno (P Barrington et al)…
The First 35 Prima Luce (O'Flynn, Burke, Lemass) wa an ECHO winner in DBSC class one
B21S - 1. CAPILANO (S STORAN), 2. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON), 3. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY) B21S - 1. CAPILANO (S STORAN), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 3. MARISSA XIV (FRANK ELMES) BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Crazy Horse (F Heath & I…
The Hunter Sonata 7 Asterix (Boushel/Meredith/Counihan) was a DBSC class three winner
B21S - 1. ISOLDE (B MULKEEN & J MARTIN), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 3. YIKES (P CARROLL) COMBINED CRUISERS TUESDAY - 1. Windjammer (L Casey & D Power), 2. Jalapeno (P Barrington et al), 3. Elandra (J Conway) CRUISERS 3…
Prospect (Chris Johnston) was third in today's DBSC race on Dublin Bay
Dublin Bay Sailing Club Results for 17 JUNE 2017 BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Bluefin Two (M & B Bryson), 2. Fiddly Bits (Timmins/Quigley/Murray/Breen), 3. Thirty Something (Kavanagh\Gaffney\Lubliner) BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Levante (M.Leahy/J.Power), 2. Bluefin Two (M & B Bryson),…
Dublin Bay Sailing Club Results for Thursday, 15 June 2017
BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Levante (M.Leahy/J.Power), 2. Extreme Reality (L Balfe), 3. Bluefin Two (M & B Bryson) BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Levante (M.Leahy/J.Power), 2. Levana (Jean Mitton), 3. After You Too (M Blaney) CRUISERS 1 - 1. Black Velvet…
The J109 Jalapeno (Paul Barrington) was second in DBSC combined cruisers
B21S - 1. ISOLDE (B MULKEEN & J MARTIN), 2. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON), 3. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY) COMBINED CRUISERS TUESDAY - 1. D-Tox (P McSswinet et al), 2. Jalapeno (P Barrington et al), 3. Windjammer (L Casey & D…
Indecision (Declan Hayes et al) from the RIYC were Cruisers One DBSC Winners
Dublin Bay Sailing Club Results for 10 JUNE 2017 B21S - 1. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 2. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON) B21S - 1. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 2. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON) BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Bluefin Two (M & B…
Sin Bin (Michael O'Connor) was the winner of tonight's DBSC SB20 race
Dublin Bay Sailing Club Results for 8 JUNE 2017 B21S - 1. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY) B21S - 1. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY) BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Levana (Jean Mitton), 2. Levante…
Bon Exemple (C Byrne) was a Cruisers One DBSC winner
CRUISERS 1 - 1. Bon Exemple (C Byrne), 2. White Mischief (Tim Goodbody), 3. Something Else (J.Hall et al) CRUISERS 1 - 1. D-Tox (P McSwiney et al), 2. Prima Luce (O'Flynn, Burke, Lemass), 3. Something Else (J.Hall et al)…
The DBSC Beneteau 31.7 Crazy Horse (F Heath & I Schuster)
Dublin Bay Sailing Club Results for 1 JUNE 2017 B21S - 1. CAPILANO (S STORAN), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 3. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON) B21S - 1. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 2. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON) BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Crazy…
DBSC dinghies prepare for a race in Scotsman's Bay
21S - 1. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY), 3. ISOLDE (B MULKEEN & J MARTIN) COMBINED CRUISERS TUESDAY - 1. Jalapeno (P Barrington et al), 2. D-Tox (P McSswinet et al), 3. Platinum Blonde (P Egan) CRUISERS…
Beneteau 31.7 Crazy Horse (F Heath & I Schuster) was a DBSC class winner
Dublin Bay Sailing Club results from Saturday, May 27th. B21S - 1. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY) B21S - 1. BILLY WHIZZ (P SHANNON), 2. VENTUNO (R FOGARTY) BENETEAU 31.7 - 1. Avalon (R.Conan/J.Fox), 2. Crazy Horse…
 Lively Lady (Derek Martin) was a Cruisers Zero winner in tonight's DBSC race on Dublin Bay
After two consecutive Thursday night cancellations, tonight's Dublin Bay Sailing Club race was sailed in a warm breeze off Dun Laoghaire. Top three results for Thursday, 25 May in each class are below.  B21S - 1. CAPILANO (S STORAN), 2.…

Dublin Bay Sailing Club (DBSC) is one of Europe's biggest yacht racing clubs. It has almost sixteen hundred elected members. It presents more than 100 perpetual trophies each season some dating back to 1884. It provides weekly racing for upwards of 360 yachts, ranging from ocean-going forty footers to small dinghies for juniors.

Undaunted by austerity and encircling gloom, Dublin Bay Sailing Club (DBSC), supported by an institutional memory of one hundred and twenty nine years of racing and having survived two world wars, a civil war and not to mention the nineteen thirties depression, it continues to present its racing programme year after year as a cherished Dublin sporting institution.

The DBSC formula that, over the years, has worked very well for Dun Laoghaire sailors. As ever DBSC start racing at the end of April and finish at the end of September. The current commodore is Chris Moore of the National Yacht Club.

The character of racing remains broadly the same in recent times, with starts and finishes at Club's two committee boats, one of them DBSC's new flagship, the Freebird. The latter will also service dinghy racing on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Having more in the way of creature comfort than the John T. Biggs, it has enabled the dinghy sub-committee to attract regular team to manage its races, very much as happened in the case of MacLir and more recently with the Spirit of the Irish. The expectation is that this will raise the quality of dinghy race management, which, operating as it did on a class quota system, had tended to suffer from a lack of continuity.

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