Junior Sailing

NYC sailors test the Med at Optimist Orange International regatta, Valencia

On March 6, 2019 a group of keen NYC Optimist sailors who have
been training throughout the winter, travelled to Valencia, Spain for the 2nd
Optimist Orange international regatta.

Organised by the Real Club Náutico Valencia and the Russian
St.Petersburg Yacht Club, the event brought together 330 sailors from over 15
countries. With world level sailors on the crowded […]

Topper Clinics at National Yacht Club

As part of our Spring Training Programme, Head Coach, Hugh Perrette, and his team, have organized two Clinics, both of which will be run over two days. 

The Clinics are open to all sailors.
Cost: €120 for the 2 clinics or €65 per clinic

Clinic 1: 16th and 17th February (before the Topper Winter Regatta in the NYC)
Clinic 2: 6th and 7th April

Click here to register

Topper Winter Regatta

The National Yacht Club is delighted to host the annual ITCA Topper Winter Regatta on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th February.


Thank you all for your interest in the Topper Winter Regatta.  We are looking forward to a wonderful weekend of sailing.

For safety reasons, given the time of year, we have capped the numbers at 50 so entries are now closed. 

If you have not already registered, PLEASE do not travel as unfortunately we cannot accommodate anymore entries.


Topper Spring 2019 Coaching Programme

We have a comprehensive and exciting training programme for both confirmed and novice Topper sailors organised this spring!

There will be 2 performance clinics, a Topper Winter Regatta and of course our Club Sunday training (8 Sundays)

For dates, Club boats charter, costs and registration please click here

Dun Laoghaire Youth Laser Squad – Spring Coaching Programme 2019

Following the successful formula of our autumn 2018 program, the RSGYC and NYC will again be collaborating to provide coaching for youth laser sailors in Dun Laoghaire.
VENUE:  Sailors will launch from either the NYC or the RSGYC.  Briefing will be in the RSGYC

CLASSES:  both 4.7 and radial Lasers.

February: 3rd, 10th
March: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st
April: 7th, 14th

9 Sessions Cost: €250

NYC Optimist Spring Coaching 2019

The NYC has an exciting Optimist Spring 2019 Training Programme starting on Sunday 10th February and running for 6 Sundays with a breaks allowing for the mid-term/Baltimore Opi series and St. Patricks Day.

Dates: Sundays: 10th February, 3rd March, 10th March, 24th March, 31st March, 7th April. Time:12:30-16:30 / Price : €120.

To register (and to optionally charter a Club boat), please click here