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Royal St. George Yacht Club (RSt.GYC), Dun Laoghaire News and Updates
International12s race in Dun Laoghaire Harbour
Since 1913 the 12 Footers have been an important dinghy class in Ireland and abroad. They were such a successful class that they quickly were awarded international status. The 12–footers were the equipment selected for the Olympic Games in 1920…
Royal St. George's Tom Higgins was the winner of the British Optimist Open Title
Tom Higgins of the Royal St. George Yacht Club was the winner of the British Optimist Open Championships with a huge margin of 24–points in a fleet of 89 boats at Largs in Scotland at the weekend. The Dun Laoghaire…
Light winds on Dublin Bay for the KBC Laser Radial Worlds
On tomorrow's final day, the KBC Laser Radial World Championship fleet will launch at 8am in an attempt to sail three more races. Dun Laoghaire's Royal St. George Yacht Club organisers are aiming for a first gun at 1000hrs, two…
Laser sailors return to the Royal St. George Yacht club after a long day on the water
Catching up on the race programme is now the priority at the KBC Laser Radial Youth and Men’s World Championship after more races were lost to fickle winds on day two of the Dublin Bay championships  today. Four races should…
RS Feva racing at Greystones Sailing Club this week attracted a fleet of 38–boats, a big improvement on 2015
Royal St. George Yacht Club under–19 pairing Henry Start and Morgan Devine were the winners of the RS Feva Nationals at Greystones Sailing Club yesterday. The Dubliners finished on the same points as under–14 Welsh visitors Eddie and Kevin Farrell…
The International 12 foot Dinghy Class and Dublin Bay 12 footer Irish Championships will be hosted on August 30th
The historic International 12 foot Dinghy Class and Dublin Bay 12 footer Irish Championships will be hosted by the Royal St. George Yacht Club on August 30th.  Only one race is required to be completed to constitute a series and…
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The volunteer team at the Royal St. George Yacht Club has released a pre-event video for next week's 2016 Laser Radial Worlds at Dun Laoghaire. See the video below. An intense two weeks of Laser action kicked off on Dublin…
Dragon Edinburgh Cup Champion 2016 Lawrie Smith
The Dragon Edinburgh Cup 2016 came to a spectacular conclusion off Abersoch as the 35 strong fleet enjoyed one finalrace in glorious sunshine, big waves and a brisk west-south-westerly of 18-22 knots. Going into the day the only way that…
Bon Exemple was the winner df both of yesterday's class one races at the Royal St. George regatta. Scroll down for slideshow below.
There were over 170 entrants across 19 classes for Saturday's Frank Keane BMW Royal St. George Regatta on Dublin Bay that turned out the be a very squally affair. The event marked the conclusion of June's four waterfront regattas at…
Interlinking sea and waterfront – the classic Royal St George Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire this weekend hosts the Frank Keane BMW George Regatta
Though it may have been officially known as the Royal St George Yacht Club for at least 175 years, unofficially it has been known for longer than anyone can remember simply as “The George” writes W M Nixon. And if…
Tokyo Olympic campaigner Aoife Hopkins from Howth will compete in Dun Laoghaire's Laser Radial Worlds in July
The Royal St. George Yacht Club has announced that 48 countries and 350 competitors are now confirmed to compete in the KBC Laser Radial Worlds (Youth and Men’s 2016 World Championships) to be held in Dun Laoghaire Harbour in a…
Optimists racing in Villamoura. See video below that includes top Irish sailor Tom Higgins
After three races sailed, Royal St. George's Tom Higgins is best of a five boat Irish team at this week's 2016 Optimist World Championships in Vilamoura, Portugal. A massive fleet of 255–boats are competing. Provisional results put Higgins (who is interviewed…
Sail into the sunset  with the Royal St. George YC tonight
Tonight the Royal St. George Yacht Club hosts a 'Summer Sailstice' for members and friends. It's not a race but a  ‘leisurely sail’ on the Bay to mark the longest day of the year. A course will be agreed 'upon muster' at…
Three point lead – RCYC's Anthony O'Leary's Antix tops the leaderboard going into tomorrow's final rounds of the 1720 Europeans on Dublin Bay
Royal Cork YC's Anthony O'Leary continues his lead of the 17–boat 1720 European Championships on Dublin Bay. O'Leary now has a margin of three points after scoring three seconds in races four, five and six today. Defending champion Neil Hogan…
Antix sailed by Anthony O'Leary scored 6, 1 and 2 in the 17–boat 1720 Euro championships on Dublin Bay today. Slideshow below.
Royal Cork Yacht Club's Anthony O'Leary leads but is on equal points with Baltimore Sailing Club's Neil Hogan after the first three races of the 1720 European Championships on Dublin Bay today. Hogan, the defending champion, scored a 3,5 and…
Top Irish radial sailor Ewan McMahon emerged as the winner of May's Belgium round of the Laser Europa Cup. Third was  Royal Cork's Johnny Durcan
As Irish youth sailors continue to perform on the international competition circuit, the Royal St. George Yacht Club has announced the host nation will boast the largest fleet at July's KBC–sponsored Laser Radial World Championships on Dublin Bay. Top Irish youth…

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