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Howth Yacht Club (HYC) Sailing News and Results
Light Airs for First HYC Autumn race
Howth YC
Autumn league – race Number 1: The weather forecast for the first race in the 2009 Howth Yacht Club Autumn League, jointly sponsored by Crystal Holidays, Irish Life Investment Managers and Today FM, was as accurate as it gets –…
Howth Yacht Club Autumn League starts this Sunday
Howth YC
The 2009 Howth Yacht Club Autumn League is scheduled to start its 30th year this Sunday, September 13th. With the forecasters predicting better weather than we’ve had all summer, it represents an ideal opportunity to get some excellent end-of-season racing.…
Mini Wednesday results from Howth Yacht Club
Howth YC
HOWTH YACHT CLUB – SEPTEMBER MINI WEDNESDAY (RACE) 2/9/2009. Class 1 IRC – 1 Tiger, Hughes/Harris, 2 Makutu, Doyle/Others, 3 Crazy Horse, A. Chambers. Class 1 HPH – 1 Makutu, Doyle/Others, 2 Tiger, 3 Crazy Horse. Class 2 IRC –…
King One flew HYC flag high at Half Ton Classic Cup in Belgium
Howth YC
Eventually finishing fourth at the Half Ton Classic Cup in Nieuwpoort, Belgium, out of a fleet of 23 comprising boats from the UK, Belgium, France, Finland, Germany, Spain and Holland, the crew confirmed the myth having won the initial practice…
Howth Yacht Club Mini Tuesday Racing
Howth YC
HOWTH YACHT CLUB, SEPTEMBER MINI TUESDAY (RACE) 1/9/2009  Puppeteer Scratch – 1 Harlequin, D. Clarke, 2 Yellow Peril, N. Murphy, 3 Trick o'Treat, A. Pearson. Puppeteer Handicap – 1 Ghosty Ned, D. Harkin, 2 Mr Punch, Ni Bhraonain/Wilson, 3 Haemoglobin,…
HYC Etchells Nationals 2009 Overall Results
Howth YC
HOWTH YACHT CLUB, ETCHELLS NATIONALS OVERALL 29/8/2009 – 1 Swedish Blue, A. Razmilovic, Royal Thames YC, 4.00; 2 Lambay Rules, Quinn/Dillon, HYC, 7.00; 3 Crop Duster, O'Grady/Reilly, HYC, 11.00; 4 Matatu Dubh, R. & D. Burrows, HYC 11.00; 5 Fetching,…
Howth Yacht Club Autumn League secures three-way sponsorship
Howth YC
For the first time in its 34-year history, Howth Yacht Club’s Autumn League, one of Ireland’s longest running annual events, will have a three-way joint sponsorship; with Crystal Holidays, Irish Life Investment Managers and Today FM providing the necessary support.
Howth Yacht Club Series 3 for Wednesday
Howth YC
HOWTH YACHT CLUB WEDNESDAY SERIES 3 (RACE) 26/8/2009  Class 1 IRC – 1 Equinox, R. McDonald, 2 Tiger, Hughes/Harris, 3 Off the Wall, Walls/Cawley. Class 1 HPH – 1 Joslim, J. Connolly, 2 Storm, P. Kelly, 3 Equinox, R. McDonald.…
Puffin gets both Squibs at Howth Yacht Club Tuesday
Howth YC
Howth Yacht Club Tuesday and Saturday Series 3 (Race) 22/8/2009 – 17 Footer Scratch – 1 Deilginis, Massey/Others, 2 Eileen, Finnucane/O'Byrne, 3 Oona, P. Courtney. 17 Footer Handicap – 1 Eileen, 2 Deilginis, Massey/Others, 3 Bobolink Walsh/Doyle. Tuesday and Saturday…
Tiger in the tank at Howth Yacht Club Wednesday
Howth YC
Perfect conditions prevailed on Dublin Bay yesterday for the Howth Yacht Club Wednesday series. Tiger and Joslim were first in Class 1 IRC and HPH respectively, Superhereo and Impetuous in Class 2 IRC and HPH, and Alliance in Class 3…
Pinocchio takes Puppeteer H'Cap at Howth Yacht Club Tuesday
Howth YC
Tuesday's racing at Howth Yacht Club in south-easterly winds and pleasant conditions resulted in Oona number 1 in 17 Footer Scratch and Bobolink in 17 Footer Handicap; while Sharkbait (SB3 Scratch) and Puffin (Squib H'Cap) came first in their sailing…
East Coast Championships at Howth Yacht Club
Howth YC
Plain sailing for a good turnout at Howth Yacht Club for the East Coast Championships yesterday (16th August 2009) in fresh enough easterly wind, where Xebec took Class 2 IRC, Pepperbox Class 2 Echo, Alliance Class 3 IRC and Turnabout…
Giles wins Class Two Howth Yacht Club Champs
Howth YC
HOWTH YACHT CLUB EAST COAST CHAMPIONSHIPS (O'ALL) 16/08/2009 Class 2  IRC:  1, Xebec T Giles HYC (4.00);  2, Dux A Gore-Grimes HYC (9.00);  3, Sunburn I Byrne HYC (10.00);  4, Toughnut D Skehan HYC (15.00);  5, Pepperbox C & M…
HYC Champion May to the fore
Howth YC
Howth YC TUE + SAT SERIES 3 (RACE) 11/08/2009   17 Footer  SCRATCH:  1, Oona P Courtney;  2, Leila R Cooper;  3, Gladys Cronin/Jones;  17 Footer  HCAP:  1, Oona P Courtney;  2, Sheila D Bothwell;  3, Leila R Cooper TUESDAY SERIES…
17 footers at Howth Yacht Club
Howth YC
17 FOOTER CHAMPS (O'ALL) at Howth Yacht Club 08/08/2009 17 footer  SCRATCH: 1, Hera J & M Duffy (8.00);  2, Aura I Malcolm (10.00);  3, Oona P Courtney (11.00);  4, Deilginis M Toomey (22.00);  5, Sheila D Bothwell (22.00);  17…
Howth Wednesdays have Flashback
Howth YC
Wednesday Series saw Breen and company in the Beneteau 34.7 Flashback continue their run of successes in Class 1 IRC and HPH, while Superhero (Banahan/Byrne) and Impetuous (Noonan/Chambers) took firsts in Class 2 IRC and HPH respectively. Toughnut was first…

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