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ISORA Race 1 – Dun Laoghaire to Holyhead

30th April 2011 – Start 08.00.

Despite Royal Weddings, Leinster playing in the rugby semi-final, not a great weather forecast etc etc, 21starters from an entry list of 23 boats came to the start line at the East Mark in Scotsman’s Bay on Saturday. The only new boat in the race was “Sgrech”, a J109 owned […]

Mitsubishi Youth Nationals

The Mitsubishi Youth Nationals is being hosted by the NYC and the RStGYC and runs from the 29th April to 2nd May.  Over 300 sailors will compete in seven different classes. 

The NYC will host the 420s, Fevas, Toppers and Championship Optimists.  The Optimist trials will be hosted by the RStGYC along with Laser Radial, Laser […]

CAI Spring Rally In NYC

The first meeting of the CAI this year will be at the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoighaire. We hope to follow on the success of the “Liffey Cruise” of last September where we had approximately 40 boats in the Liffey for Dinner & drinks. The plan is to sail in to the National Yacht […]

ICRA Nationals Update

The ICRA Nationals planned for the Royal Cork Yacht Club from 17th to 19th June already has entries from New Zealand, England, Wales, Dublin , Waterford, Kinsale, Crosshaven, Glandore, Schull and the West Coast and promises to be a true National Championship with top boats attending from all regions.

An exciting addition to the 2011 […]

Huge Turnout at ISORA Talk

 Over 90 people turned out for the ISORA talk “Introduction to Offshore Racing” held in the National Yacht Club on the 7th April.

The first speaker was Capt Mick Liddy who gave a talk on “Preparation for Offshore Racing”

Capt. “Mick” Liddy is an Air Corp Helicopter pilot / flight instructor with extensive Search & Rescue experience. […]

Adult Sail Training Programme 2011

The National Yacht Club is running this 3 week course in June and July 2011. The course will use 1720’s (racing keelboats) and Toppers dinghies. On the water sessions will be weather permitting. The course will have a Maximum of 20 participants.

Courses will be run under the ISA Small Boat Sailing Scheme (please visit […]