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National Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin Latest News
National Yacht Club (NYC) 2014 Regatta Results
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#nyc – The National Yacht Club's J109 Something Else (John Hall) was the IRC class one winner of today's National Yacht Club Jelly Bean sponsored regatta on Dublin Bay. Official results sheets for all classes are downloadable below in powerpoint format. The NYC…
National Yacht Club to Host J109 Irish Championships, 14 Boat Fleet Expected
National YC
#j109 – After several seasons of success on both inshore and offshore circuits, the Irish J109 class is expanding and hopes are high that the Irish title to be decided in Dun Laoghaire and not Cork as previoulsy announced, will…
'Skylark' Brings A Touch Of Jazz To the NYC
National YC
#NYC - Here's something a little different from the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire: an evening of jazz in the company of Carmel McCreagh and her band on Thursday 17 October. Described as having a "mellow and velvety" voice,…
National Yacht Club to Promote Skiff & Foiling Sailing at Special Presentation Evening
National YC
#foiling– Interested in those skiffs or mad foiling machines? Dublin's National Yacht Club (NYC) is taking a leading role in developing high performance dinghy sailing by organising a presentation evening and debate at its Dun Laoghaire clubhouse on the subject of faster…
National Yacht Club Prepares for MOD 70 Fleet Arrival
National YC
#Mod70 – The much hyped MOD70 European Tour race is coming to Dun Laoghaire and the National Yacht Club from Wednesday to Sunday. The 5 trimarans are expected to arrive in Dun Laoghaire between 10am-6pm on Wednesday having left Kiel…
Visiting SB20 Wins National Yacht Club Regatta. All Class Results Here
National YC
#NYC – Howth visitor Darragh Sheridan sailing 'Dinghy Supplies' was a clear winner of the SB20 sportsboat division with two wins in Saturday's National Yacht Club Regatta. ALL CLASSES RESULTS DOWMLOADABLE BELOW. Fifteen gusting to 25–knot south–westerlies ensured few complaints from…
National Yacht Club Saluted as Sailing Club of the Year
National YC
#SAILING CLUB OF THE YEAR – Following January's announcement of the National Yacht Club in Dún Laoghaire as the Mitsubishi Motors / Irish Independent Sailing Club of the Year the awards presentation took place at a packed National Yacht Club clubhouse…
National Yacht Club is the New 'Club of the Year'
National YC
#YACHT CLUB OF THE YEAR – The National Yacht Club of Dun Laoghaire is the Mitsubishi Motors/Irish Independent "Sailing Club of the Year" 2012 in celebration of an impressive and continuous level of activity in sailing, with the highly-praised hosting…
National Yacht Club Prepares to Host Two Major Sailing Events
National YC
The National Yacht Club beside Dun Laoghaire's much walked East Pier will be a blaze of red, white and blue for two massive sailing events in August. On Wednesday 10th the NYC will host the first ever stop in Dublin…
Diane II Races to Ruffian Success on Dublin Bay
National YC
Taking the Ruffian prize at Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta two weeks ago, Class vice-captain Alan Claffey sailing Diane II added the national title yesterday after a three day series on Dublin Bay. SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS BY GARETH CRAIG. The…
Cork Girls take 420 Dinghy Leinster Title
National YC
The National Yacht Club hosted the 420 dinghy Leinster Sailing Championships over the Easter Weekend, attracting twelve boats and visiting crews travelling from Crosshaven, Kinsale, Malahide, Spiddal, Tralee and Wexford. Emma Geary and Niamh Connolly from Royal Cork YC counted…
National YC Recruits New Club Manager
National YC
National Yacht Club Manager, Padraic Conneely is retiring and the Dun Laoghaire club is advertising the position this morning in the Irish Times.  In a message to members this week Commodore Peter Ryan said Conneely 'has been a huge part…
Freddie Cooney Remembered
National YC

Freddie Cooney Remembered

23rd October 2010
The National Yacht Club's former  commodore Freddie Cooney who has died peacefully aged 67, is remembered in a fitting tribute to him this morning in the Irish Times Obituary section.  A successful businessman and sailor whose positive attitude and "can…
Freddie Cooney RIP
National YC

Freddie Cooney RIP

14th October 2010
The National YC announced with sadness this afternoon that its former commodore Freddie Cooney has died. Freddie, an active sailor in a number of classes both at home and overseas, was a trustee of the Dun Laoghaire Club. Funeral arrangements…

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