Junior Sailing News

Mitsubishi Championship 2011

Early Bird Entry Fee
Closes 8th April 2011

All entries received by 8th April will be entered in a draw to win a pair of Dubarry Deckshoes!

NYC Sailor wins ISA Award

ISA Youth Sailor of the Year Award

Finn Lynch aged 14 has won the prestigious ISA Youth Sailor Award for 2010.

His outstanding International achievements of being the first Irish sailor to ever win the Topper British Nationals and coming 2nd youth in the Topper Worlds made him the outstanding candidate.  He is also the Topper Irish […]

Sovereign Ski Topper Worlds Launch

There was a great turnout in the NYC last week to announce the Sovereign Ski Topper World Championship to be held in the Club this summer.

Mary Hanafin officially launched the championship and spoke about the great benefits to both sailing and tourism that these large events bring to Dublin bay.

Our own sailor Annelise Murphy who […]

Optimist Spring Training, Baltimore

Each year the International Optimist Dinghy Association in Ireland hold a spring training camp over the February mid-term break, this year it was held in Baltimore, Cork.

In the mornings we trained on the water and after lunch on shore and had one or two races.  Monday was a great start with sun and no wind […]

NYC Laser 4.7 sailor wins Baltimore Icicles Jan 2011

NYC had the largest group of 4.7 Laser sailors travelling from Dublin Bay to the 4.7 squad trials for 2011 held in Baltimore last weekend with 6 representatives out of a group of 11. This shows the level of enthusiasm and commitment within our group of Junior Laser sailors who trained hard all over Xmas […]

Nominations Wanted for NYC Sailing Awards

The National Yacht Club has ten annual awards for outstanding sailing achievements by members of the Club. Arising from nominations received from members of the Committee and Sailing Sub Committee, the awards for the 2010 season are as follows:

The Township Cup – which was given to our predecessors, the Edward Yacht Club, as a small […]