A sick Club mast on the mend

Our venerable mast proved to be quite sick, that is to say rotten!

In order to create extra room on the platform for the winter season and also in order to give it a fresh lick of varnish, the Club’s flagpole was dismantled just before lift-out and brought to the boathouse for works this winter.

When stripped off its old varnish, we discovered that rot had taken hold of about 3.5m from the top of the mast down. What was thought to be surface surface rot turned out to be much deeper and spread and radical remedial action was needed. Read more

Book a Club RS Venture or Wayfarer for waterfront regattas!

Do you want to try something different for the regattas season?

Why not book a RS Venture (PY handicap = 1100) or a Wayfarer (PY handicap = 1107) to take part in any of the waterfront Club’s regattas! Book your boat here!

Club lift-in in 360 video…as if you were there

Thanks to Stuart Masterson for setting up his amazing 360 camera to record the lift-in. Unfortunately, due to technical problems, setting up the crane took most of the recording time and we are left with only about 1m30s of lifting footage…still, very impressive technology! See it in action here

Replacement Launch ‘Anne’ ready for service

Our new launch ‘Anne’ has been delivered from Malahide Marina and Boatyard after more than skin deep cosmetic surgery! As you can see in the post gallery, she now looks “as new” and will see her first day in service on lift-in day!

Summer Platform Parking Form 2016

The Summer Platform Parking Application form is now available

Please make sure to return the form well in advance of the day you plan to bring your boat onto the platform in order for the office to produce your parking stickers. Download the form here

NYC takes delivery of 4 new Wayfarers

The Club took delivery of 4 new Wayfarers on St Patrick’s Day. Finished in dark blue and red waterline livery to match our Club burgee, this “mini one design fleet” will complement our existing fleet of Club boats geared towards Adult sailing (1720s, RS Ventures).