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Junior Sailing

Instructors wanted for 2018

Closing dates for applications is January 15th 2018

The National Yacht Club is currently seeking to recruit a team of committed sailing instructors and coaches for our Summer courses. Our Instructors are of the highest quality in terms of professionalism, attitude, technical ability and passion for sailing.

Instructors will be responsible for the development of the clubs youngest members, a role that is taken extremely seriously by the club. All instructors must have current and valid instructorship qualifications for the position to which they are applying and be available for  interview early in the new year.

Read the full post to more details and to apply for a position

DOGs Winter Programme 2017

We will be running our Dun Laoghaire Optimist Group (DOG’s) training programme over the winter in conjunction with the RStGYC and RIYC.

Dates are: October – 1st, 8th, 14th, 15th, 22nd, November – 11th, 12th, 19th, 26th, December – 2nd, 3rd, 10th

This programme is open to Optimist sailors who have qualified for the Irish Selection Trials in April. The coaching will be provided by a mix of Irish and 8 Days a Week coaches and there is a total of 28 sessions running through to the Trials event.

The cost of the programme is €1,395 and is payable in 3 instalments of €465, the second of which can be paid using this link

Junior Summer Courses 2018

The summer course dates for our two week IS sailing courses in 2018 are below:

Registration will open in March but to help you plan your summer, here are the dates for 2018

Course 1 Tues 5th June – Fri 15th June

Course 2 Mon 18th June – Fri 29th June

Course 3 Mon 2nd July – Fri 13th July

Course 4 Mon 16th July – Fri 27th July

Course 5 Mon 30th July – Fri 10th Aug

Update on Junior Awards 2017

Last Saturday evening the junior section gathered together for the annual dinner and prize giving which was a great success, with well over 200 attending. Cormac / Louise and their teams did a fantastic job running the event. As did the sailing instructors. See all the photos below.

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/1ny7fsj7iywj1xo/AACyb3PaIDbgPg34MpYp-6LAa?dl=0

Junior Awards & Dinner 25th November 2017

Junior Sailors Dinner at 7pm.

Followed by Prize Giving and Junior Disco until 10.30pm
Parents: A social evening Buffet Meal & glass of Wine in the JB room (7-9pm) until prizegiving @9pm

Juniors €10
Parents €20

BOOK HERE NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT!

Baltimore Spring Training Week 2018 – Open for Entries!

Baltimore Spring Training Week 2018 – Open for Entries!

The Baltimore Spring Training Week 2018 takes place from Sunday 11th February to Friday 16th February 2018, in the beautiful West Cork Village of Baltimore.

Registration for this top International Optimist Sailing Clinic is now open.  To avail of the early entry discount enter today. 

  • Early entry fee is €200.10 per child (available until 10 pm, 8th January 2018). 
  • Late Entry Fee is €300 up until 10pm, 15th January. 
  • Entries are closed 10pm,  15th January and no further entries will be accommodated.

You must be an IODAI member to enter. The IODAI membership fee of €60.01 can now also be paid on www.iodai.com