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Howth Yacht Club (HYC) Sailing News
Youth Powerboat Courses At Howth Yacht Club In May
#HowthYC - Howth Yacht Club will soon be hosting an ISA-sanctioned powerboating course for beginner youths in mid-May ahead of a certification course at the end of the month. The 'introduction to powerboat' course runs on the weekend of 18-19…
Howth Kicks off the Sailing Season with Spring Warmer Series
#HYC – Howth's Spring Warmer Series starts tomorrow and continues 'til April 20th, providing a series for Cruiser, J24, SB20, Puppeteers, Squibs and Etchells keelboat classes. The format will be the same as last year with two windward/leeward races back…
Olympic Race Officer Jack Roy To Give Talk at Howth YC
#HYC - Next week Howth Yacht Club will host international race officer Jack Roy of the National Yacht Club, who will give an illustrated talk on his experiences in Weymouth at the London Olympics last summer. Roy was selected by the…
BMW J/24 Worlds benefits from 'The Gathering' fund
The BMW J/24 World Championship at Howth Yacht Club in August is one of only two sailing events (the other is the Mirror Worlds at Lough Derg) to be included as one of 19 sporting events among the 82 ‘Flagship…
One Metre Model Yacht Racing Kicks off at Howth
#modelyachtracing – Seven skippers from Howth and East Down Yacht Clubs, and Carrickfergus Model Boat Club braved a cold and wet start to the Irish 2013 IOM circuit with the first event of their series being hosted by Howth Yacht…
Howth Yacht Club Elect First Lady Commodore
#hyc – Howth Yacht Club's new Commodore is Breda Dillon, the first female Commodore in the 117 year history of the North Dublin Club. Breda has been an active committee member and Flag Officer of the club for many years.…
Howth YC Secures J80s for 2013 Sailing Season
#HYC - Howth Yacht Club's Sailing Committee has secured the Irish Sailing Association's Sailfleet J80 keelboats for Howth for the entirety of the 2013 sailing season, according to the club's website. The eight boats in the J80 fleet will available…
Howth's Autumn League Ends on High Note
#hyc – The Beshoff Motors/Bloody Stream jointly-sponsored Autumn League finished in pleasant conditions for the hundreds of sailors contesting the final race in the six-race series. The finishing order in Class 1 on both handicaps produced the exact same results…
Drizzle No Deterrent for 700 Howth Autumn League Sailors
#hyc – Pat Kelly's J109 'Storm' continues to dominate Class 1 after Howth Yacht Club's penultimate race of the Autumn league on Sunday.  A cold drizzly morning greeted the 700 sailors for the Beshoff Motors/ Bloody Stream jointly sponsored series…
Light Winds Prove No Obstacle for Series Leader 'Storm'
#hyc – In a break from the high winds that have prevailed so far for Howth's 2012 Autumn league today unusually light and variable conditions in the race area north of Howth allowed the cruiser classes a short but tricky…
Big Westerly Winds for Howth Yacht Club's Autumn League
#hyc – Big westerly winds and a flat sea were the features of the third race of Howth Yacht Club's Autumn League this Sunday. Many of the crews decided to stay ashore this week, following forecasts giving varying wind strengths…
Kelly's Storm Takes Decisive Victory At Howth Autumn League
#hyc – Another afternoon of fresh winds provided 118 boats with testing racing conditions for Howth Yacht Club's second weekend of Autumn League racing. A consistent south-easterly wind afforded the race management teams the opportunity of setting long race courses…
Kelly Storms to First Race Win at Howth's Autumn League
#hyc – Boat of the year, Pat Kelly's J109 'Storm', reveled in lively conditions to take first place in Class 1 IRC of Howth's Autumn league yesterday, but had to share the honours for the ECHO prize with the Reilly-Chambers…
Howth Yacht Club (HYC) Autumn League Race One (16/9/12)
#hyc – HOWTH YACHT CLUB (HYC) AUTUMN LEAGUE (RACE) 16/09/2012 Class 1 IRC: 1, Storm P Kelly HYC/RSC; 2, Crazy Horse Chambers/Reilly HYC; 3, Equinox R McDonald HYC; Class 1 ECHO: 1=, Crazy Horse Chambers/Reilly HYC; 1=, Storm P Kelly…
Howth's Autumn League starts on Sunday 16th
Howth Yacht Club's Autumn League, sponsored this year by Beshoff Motors, gets its six-race schedule underway this Sunday (September 16th) morning, with over 100 entries in nine classes expected on the two starting lines. As in previous years, the White…
Howth Yacht Club Prepares for Autumn League
#autumnleague – Howth Yacht Club's Autumn League, which is expected to attract over 130 entries, starts next Sunday 16th September and runs for six weeks until late October. Racing will be provided for 10 classes - five cruiser classes and…

Howth Yacht Club is the largest members sailing club in Ireland, with almost 2,000 members. The club welcomes inquiries about membership - see top of this page for contact details.

Howth Yacht Club originated as Howth Sailing Club in 1895. In 1968 Howth Sailing Club combined with Howth Motor Yacht Club, which had operated from the West Pier since 1935, to form Howth Yacht Club. The new clubhouse was opened in 1987 with further extensions carried out and more planned for the future including dredging and expanded marina facilities.

HYC caters for sailors of all ages and run sailing courses throughout the year as part of being an Irish Sailing accredited training facility with its own sailing school.

The club has a fully serviced marina with berthing for 250 yachts and HYC is delighted to be able to welcome visitors to this famous and scenic area of Dublin.

New applications for membership are always welcome and can be accessed through its official website.

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