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Annual DBSC Prize Giving – Friday 17th November

Below is a list of the NYC boats that will be awarded prizes at the annual DBSC prize giving on Friday 17th November. 

Tracking Offshore Racing

3 major offshore races and 1 record attempt are currently taking part with 2 NYC Members in the heart of the action!! Use this handy link panel to track them all!

Mulvin and Beirne Storm to Victory in Flying Fifteen West Coast Championships.

The annual Freshwater Regatta hosted by LDYC in Dromineer incorporated the Flying Fifteen West Coast Championships and was deservedly won by the National Yacht Clubs David Mulvin and the clubs Commodore Ronan Beirne with Rory & Andy Martin (SLSC) one point behind in second place. Despite Storm Brian’s best efforts the regatta was not all lost as 4 races were raced on Sunday after Saturdays cancellation. As forecasted the winds had moderated in this area for Sunday.

RS Venture Ladies Squad for DMYC Frostbite Series

The NYC is considering putting together a group of 8 ladies to campaign 2 Club RS Ventures in the DMYC dinghy Frostbite winter series 1 running from Sunday 5th November to Sunday 17th December 2017. Details here: http://www.dmyc.ie/2017/dmyc-frostbites-2017-2018/ 
Racing starts at 14:00 with one or two races, depending on weather and light conditions, run mostly inside the harbour.

The RS Ventures can accommodate 4 ladies comfortably or 3 with an instructor.  The costs per participant will be €140 which includes entry fees. Register you interest here

Drushambo Gunpowder Gin Irish Moth National Championships – Results & Visuals

The largest ever gathering of ‘foiling machines’ in Ireland took place at the National Yacht Club hosting the Drushambo Gunpowder Gin 2017 Moth & Waszp Class Irish Championships from September 28th to October 1st. The Moths were accompanied for the first time by the first ever Irish gathering of 6 new Waszp One Design boats. World renowned professional sailing events videographer Beau Outteridge was there to capture the action with stunning shots…See them here

Irish J109 National Championships – 7th & 8th October 2017

The National Yacht Club is delighted to host the Irish J109 National Championships 2017.