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Dún Laoghaire Sailability Programme 2016 Is Launched

19th April 2016
The Sailability programme in Dun Laoghaire The Sailability programme in Dun Laoghaire

Four Dun Laoghaire Yacht Clubs have come together to launch the Dún Laoghaire Sailability Programme 2016 for Children aged 8-17 with physical and sensorial disabilities

The DMYC, the National Yacht Club, the Royal Irish Yacht Club and the Royal St George Yacht Club have again combined to run this programme in Dún Laoghaire during the summer 2016. 

No sailing experience is necessary. The event is supported by Dun Laoghaire Marina and Dublin Port Company. 


1. Introductory Day (Come and Try it!)
Sunday 12th June at 10:30am in the Royal Irish Yacht Club

2. Sunday morning sailing at Royal St George Yacht Club
Commences Sunday 19th June and continues each Sunday
until 27th Aug (except Sun 24th July and Sun 31st July) - run
in conjunction with the DMYC

3. Two week-long sailing courses
National Yacht Club: 20th - 24th June (5 days)
Royal Irish Yacht Club: 2nd - 5th August (4 days)

Please email Enquiry Form to Debbie Horan: [email protected]

For general enquiries and further details please contact:
Ian French 087 2456834 or email: [email protected]
Ruth Shanahan 086 2374801 or email: [email protected]

The full notice is downloadable below.


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About Sailability

Sailability gives access to sailing for people living with disabilities or disadvantages. This Charity also provides kayaking. The aim is to train, educate and encourage more people with disabilities or disadvantages in getting on the water with a qualified dinghy, powerboat and first aid instructors.