Volvo add Spirit to 2011 Dun Laoghaire Regatta

The Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta will take place from July 7th–10th 2011. The Regatta Committee are delighted to announce that Volvo will continue their long association with the regatta as title sponsor for the event.

Volvo Car Ireland will sponsor the 2011 event in association with Spirit Motor Group, the premier dealership for Volvo in South […]

Basic Electrics for Sailors Course

Paul Cunningham of Marine Electrics will be running the popular Basic Electrics for Sailors course again in January in the NYC.

Topics covered include

Understanding and using the multimeterC
Circuit testing and fault finding
‘get you home’ repairs
Battery testing and assessment
Electronics and instrument troubleshooting

Course commences 17th January and runs for 10 weeks.  Price €385.00 including course notes.  This course […]

Annalise on the road to London

Follow the campaign of Annalise Murphy as she works her way to the Olympics in London 2012.

She has posted a website with all her news etc. To link to her website click here

La Solitaire du Figaro Race – Dun Laoghaire Stop Over Announced

With 71 pre-entries, including 24 rookies, an increasing number of non-French sailors and some big names in offshore racing, La Solitaire du Figaro Figaro, promises to deliver exceptional racing for the 42nd edition of the race over the 1,695 mile-course.The return of past winners

Confident with last year’s victory, including three out of four leg wins, […]


The new date for the Dun Laoghaire Flying Fifteen Fleet AGM is Tuesday, December 7th at 20.00 in the National Yacht Club.

NYC Frostbite Series – Week 7 Racing Report

After seven weeks and 14 races, with no cancellations, Alan Green & Chris Doorly in Deranged won the Cantrell Crowley sponsored Frostbite Flying Fifteen series. With 15 boats out regularly it was the best attended series for a number of years, also with PRO Ian Matthews and his excellent race team it was considered […]