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Junior Sailing


Sunday Optimist Training (Minors, Pre-racing & Start Racing levels) with DLH Junior September Series


The NYC Junior Section is delighted to be able to offer coaching for Optimist Sailors for four Sunday afternoons (26th August, 2nd September,16th September and 23rd September ). We are offering coaching for three groups of sailors,depending on your child’s experience. Please read the descriptions carefully to ensure you book in for the right level.

Dates: The course runs for  4 weeks on Sunday afternoons to coincide with the DLH September Series. The course starts on Sunday 26th August and ends on 23rd September with no racing on the 9th September.
 We are offering coaching for children at three distinct levels. Please read the descriptions in the full post to ensure you are booking your child in at the correct level.

Further details and online booking here

Optimist Events/Crosby Cup

The Crosby cup took place in Sutton Dingy Club last weekend.

This is an event for Silver Fleet sailors only and 5 junior sailors from the National Yacht Club competed in the event.

Full results are on

Laser Leinster’s Update

The Leinster Laser championships took place in Howth Yacht Club over the weekend of the 21st /22nd July.

4 Junior sailors from the National Yacht Club were among the 95 entries.

Full results can be found on

RSGYC Junior Regatta – Wednesday 1st August

Entries are now open for the RSGYC Junior Regatta
For details and to enter online, please visit 

HYC Regatta – Sunday 26th August 2018

Howth Yacht Club are hosting their Dinghy Regatta on Sunday 26th August 
Three Races Back-To-Back
Optimist – Laser, Feva – 420, Idra 14
(open to other classes on PY H’cap with a minimum of 3 boats and notified to us no later than Thursday 23rd August) 
Enter on line @


Junior Summer Courses 2018 – Registrations now open!

Our Summer Courses have been a great success, we just have a few more places left on course 5 which starts Monday 30th July – Friday 10th August

Each course has been jam-packed with fun and excitement, and plenty of new friendships will be made. 
Some of the levels on these courses are booking up fast and our club charters are booking out too. If you want to secure a place & charter please registered today.  

Course 5: Mon 30th July – Fri 10th Aug

Please click Here