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Dun Laoghaire puts on a big show for the Figaro

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council last night sponsored a fabulous firework display as part of the celebrations surrounding the Solitaire du Figaro stopover in the Harbour.

The event saw the Club buzzing with sailors, supporters, local business dignatories, the Cathaoirleach, Councilors and officials from the Council, the Chairman and CEO of the Harbour Company, and many […]

The Figaro Fleet arrives in Dun Laoghaire

The “La Solitaire du Figaro” fleet arrived in Dun Laoghaire yesterday to complete the second leg of this great race.

The start of the next leg will take place from Dun Laoghaire at 11.00 on Sunday 14th August.

Photographer, Michael Chester, captured the event with the brilliant set of photographs below.

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ISORA – Beat both ways in Night Race

Report on Race 8 – Night Race – Dun Laoghaire to North India Buoy

22nd July 2011.

Despite the weather forecast indicating very little wind the RAYC and ISORA Sailing Committees decided to stick with the planned course – Dun Laoghaire – Muglins (S) – North India Buoy – (P) – Muglins (P) – Dun Laoghaire. Approx […]

ISORA “Mojito” wins the 2011 King Constantine Cup

Three ISORA boats braved the elements to compete in the 2011 King Constantine Cup which also incorporated race No.7 in the ISORA Series.

The race started with a 20 knot westerly wind which built to over 30 knots.

Sgrech was first at the West End Buoy (PSC2) and hoisted her spinnaker on the reach to the Causeway […]

“Sgrech” wins Lyver Race / ISORA Race 6

Report on Race 6 – Lyver Race – Holyhead to Howth
1st July 2011.

Following very closely after the Dingle Race, ICRA Nationals in Crosshaven and the Sovereign’s Cup in Kinsale, it was understandable that the numbers of ISORA boats taking part in the Lyver Race was small. The “grim” forecast of no wind did not encourage […]

Skellig Hotel Dun Laoghaire to Dingle Race 2011 – Results

Congratulations to the winners:

– Martin Breen & Crew, Galway Harbour in the Racing Class

– Barry Hurley and Andy Boyle, Dinah, in the 2-handed Class

– David Kelly & Crew, Sprindrift, in the Cruiser Class

Also congratulations to NYC Members Vincent Farrell, Peter Ryan and Crew for a truly deserve 3rd place in the Racing Class after […]