Philip Doran 10th at the ISAF Youth Worlds in Zadar

Congratulations to National YC youth sailor Philip Doran for his excellent win in the final race and 10th overall at the 2012 ISAF Youth World Sailing Championships in Zadar, Croatia. Congratulations also to Philips’ teammates Sophie Murphy who finished 11th in the Radial Girls and Emma Geary and Niamh Connelly who finished 17th in the […]

Mum’s can sail to!

Last Saturday the Mums got a chance to go sailing in great style on the ISA J80s!  There was a great turn out and lots of enthusiasm for more.

We sailed down around Dalkey Island and were just back in time for the Saturday BBQ.  We are now planning a sailing course for Mums in September and […]

Solitaire du Figaro – Berthing works progress report

Works to put in place the berths necessary to host the stop over of La Solitaire du Figaro (10th to 14th August) carry on on a tight schedule.

Back last November, the County Council planning department produced this artistic impression of the overall stop-over, its temporary marina and festival village. This is a very significant […]

Irish Ruffian National Championships – 22nd to 24th July

The National Yacht Club is delighted to host the Irish Ruffian Association’s National Championships on Friday 22nd, Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th July.

Please download the Notice of Race here: Ruffian Forms_Championship NOR 2011

Please download the Entry Form here: Ruffian Championship Entry Form 2011

Sailing Instructions are now available for download here: Ruffian Forms_Championship S I ‘s […]

NYC Members featuring high in the Volvo Spirit DL Regatta!

Congratulations to all the N.Y.C. members who took part with brio in the 2011 Volvo Spirit Dun Laoghaire Regatta.

Below is the list of podium finishers:

Philip Doran representing Ireland at the 2011 ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships

NYC member Philip Doran is representing Ireland in the Laser Radial class at the 2011 ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships in Zadar, Croatia this week. We wish him the best of luck in the event, the World’s top youth sailing championship.

You can follow his progress on