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Race Office Volunteers Wanted

Race Office Volunteers Wanted

 The Club are looking for some NYC volunteers to help in the the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta Race Office to ensure results are compiled accurately and available to competitors as soon as possible after they come ashore.  If you are interested and available between the 6th and the 9th July please contact the club office with your details.

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Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2017 – RIB volunteers required

The 2017 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta  (http://www.dlregatta.org/) will be held from Thursday 6th to Sunday 9th July this year.

We are seeking Club volunteers and Junior Instructors to staff the 38 RIBs required to run this event smoothly…

So, if you think you can help and want to be part of this amazing and spectacular event, please do not hesitate to volunteer using the form here!

Thanks in advance.

Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race

43 boats took the start on Wednesday evening but unfortunately encountered adverse wind (F6-7 on the noise) and sea conditions taking a heavy toll on the fleet. 20 Boats are expected to finish in Dingle this week-end and ALL deserve a prize for this achievement!

Follow the action here (live trackers / afloat articles / official D2D Tweets)

Dublin Bay Sailing Club (DBSC) Call for Volunteers

Every week DBSC organises racing on 9 separate courses with an average of 6 classes competing in each.
These races could not be held without the assistance of a significant number of volunteers.

In addition committee boat drivers, mark layers and rib drivers are required for all bar the hut races.
Regular volunteers fill many of these positions. However this season there are a number of positions vacant.

Book a Club Wayfarer for the Volvo DL Regatta / Wayfarer Nationals

The NYC will be the host Club for the Wayfarer Class which is hosting their Irish National Championships during the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2017. This is an ideal opportunity to make the most of our 4 Club Wayfarers to enter this local event!

To book your Wayfarer, please use the form here

Mark Laying Course – Saturday 20th May

The National Yacht Club is organising a Basic Mark Laying Course on Saturday 20th May for all RIB drivers (instructors, parents) currently helping out running our events.

NYC Mark Layer extra-ordinaire Mal Nowlan will share part of his in-depth knowledge on what to expect from a Race Officer and how to quickly and efficiently lay a small racing course. A National Powerboat  Certificate and a good level of confidence driving a RIB  are a pre-requisite.

Costs are left at a minimum to defray petrol & encourage participation for this up-skilling course.  Register Here