Amazing MOD70s perform in Dun Laoghaire.

The MOD70 European Tour called to Dun Laoghaire and treated the thousands that lined the pier with a most amazing spectacle.

Michael Chester captured the event.

Thousands watch the MOD70 fleet depart for Cascais

Thousands of people watched the start of the 2nd leg of the MOD 70 European Tour from the East Pier on Sunday 9th September after a spectacular and very successful series of City Races on the previous two days.

The MOD 70s Arrive at the NYC

The fleet of MOD70 trimarans arrived in Dun Laoghaire in the early hours of this morning. Just 77 seconds separated the first 3 boats but Foncia skipperered by sailing legend ‘Le Prof’ Michel Desjoyeaux took the gun.

A great festival is planned.

Leinsterboats End of Season Race

The NYC’s End of Season race, sponsored by Leinsterboats, will take place on Thursday 6th September. With the MOD70’s at the NYC that evening there will be great buzz in the Club.

MOD 70 European Tour comes to Dun Laoghaire & NYC

The FIVE latest, biggest, fastest ocean racing one design class 70’ long trimarans, the MOD70s, skippered – and crewed – by sailing rock stars (Michel Desjoyaux, Sydney Gavignet, Steve Ravussin, Sebastien Josse, Yann Guichard) are coming to Dun Laoghaire and to the National Yacht Club from Wednesday 5th to Sunday 9th September and will be racing in Dublin Bay too!!!!!

NYC Regatta 2012 – Results

Thanks to all competitors who took part in this year’s NYC Regatta. Congratulations to all winners and we all look forward already to the 2013 Edition!