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UCD Sailing Alumni & Friends Event

UCD Sailing Club are proud to be hosting our 2nd Alumni and Friends Regatta 2nd February 2019! Everyone is welcome to join regardless of your Alma Mater.  The event will involve a round robin of team racing in the club’s new Fireflies, followed by a three course dinner in the National Yacht Club.

Please click ‘going’ on our facebook page for any updates on the event. https://www.facebook.com/events/361682231245977/?active_tab=about

Tickets for the event can be bought through our Eventbrite page prior to the event: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/ucdsc-alumni-friends-2019-tickets-53384689042

For team registration please fill out this google doc if you have a team formed: https://goo.gl/forms/DSyZdHWksKQpiglH3

 If not, no worries fill out this form here and we will sort you into teams: https://goo.gl/forms/SkLeFEksvUTioTbK2 

Any queries please email Alanna at ucdsailing@gmail.com

 

Alan Green & Chris Doorly Win Flying Fifteen Frostbite Series

In near perfect conditions for the month of November, fifteen Flying Fifteens turned out at the weekend on what was dubbed ‘Super Saturday’ with six races for the conclusion of the NYC Flying Fifteen Frostbite Series.

Alan and Chris easily won the series with an 18pts overall net margin of 16pts over 2nd placed Stuart Harrison/Tim Sheard.

Alan Dooley / Joe Hickey complete the podium in a tightly fought battle for 3rd overall on equal points (40) with the 4th boat after tie-break and only 1pt ahead of 5th overall!!

Read the full report on afloat.ie

Final Results: NYC F15s Frostbite Results 2018

Small Craft Register – Irish Sailing want to hear from you!

Earlier this summer Irish Sailing asked boat owners for their experiences of sailing boats abroad, registering boat on the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport’s Part 1 Register, registering with other flag states etc.

Irish Sailing are now requesting a meeting with the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and would like to ensure your voice is heard. To be part of this representation please share your experience directly by email to harry@sailing.ie before November 23rd. (read the full post for additional details)

NYC F15s Frostbite Series 2018

The NYC Frostbite Series 2018 will take place in the National Yacht Club on 5 days for Flying Fifteens commencing on Saturday 6th October. There will be back-to-back races on each day of the series 
Download: NOR FF15 Frostbite 2018
Download: SIs FF15 Frostbite 2018
Download: Amendment to Sailing Instructions #2

Latest Cumulative Results: NYC F15s Frostbite Results 2018
 

Nominations sought for NYC Sailing Awards!

The General Committee is looking for nomination for the 2018 sailing awards.  Nominations should be sent to secretary@nyc.ie or by using this online form here by close of business on Monday 3rd December 2018.

The awards are listed on the form here and include a new award, the Concorde Plate.

Thank you for your nominations.

Dublin Bay Armistice Commemoration 11th November 2018

On Sunday next, the 11th November many in Ireland will be remembering the deaths of family members in the war. In the afternoon DBSC will remember its own members who died in the conflict with a brief ceremony before the start of Turkey Shoot racing.

Procedure as follows:
Sound Signal. Reading from the committee vessel of the names of DBSC members killed in action during the First World War. Sound Signal and flags lowered. One minute silence. Sound signal. Flags raised.
Competitors are asked to observe the minute’s silence.

Please the full post for an excellent historical account of racing in Dublin Bay during the 1st World War