DBSC Prize Winners 2020

Major Trophies and Prizes awarded 2020 Premier Trophies DunLaoghaire Harbour Trophy Best new  DBSC yacht 2020 Prima Forte Patrick Burke Dr. Alf Delaney Cup Best Dinghy for the season Laser Radial Rian Geraghty-McDonnell Waterhouse Shield Best yacht in Handicapped series Windjammer Lindsay Casey George Arthur Newsom Cup Best yacht in  one design racing Billy Whizz James Conboy-Fischer Brendan Ebril Memorial Cup Best yacht frequently participated Alias David […]

DBSC virtual event Thursday 12th November 2020 at 19.30hrs (Irish time)

DBSC welcomes exciting new Sponsorship with AIB Private Banking.  Join our online live panel discussion.  “Stories of resilience from Irish Professional sailors…on and off the water”  on Thursday 12th November 2020 at 19.30hrs.   Fergal Keane of RTE’s Seascapes will chat with top Irish professional sailors,  Olympic Silver Medallist Annalise Murphy,  Figaro Solo Sailor Tom Dolan, Sport Psychologist, Dr. Kate Kirby  and six-time Volvo Ocean veteran and Ocean Sustainability advocate Damian Foxall For full information […]

AIB DBSC Summer Series 2020 – Amendment No 15

Effective Thursday, September 3rd, In the interest of safety the Race Committee have decided to start and finish evening racing 1/2 hour earlier than previously scheduled, the warning signals for all classes will now be 30 mins earlier and the time limit is now 20.00 hrs. For the full schedule, please see attached amended course card 2 which can be found here. 

National Yacht Club Sesquicentennial Race Day Saturday 5th September.

Celebrating and marking the club’s 150th Anniversary. In light of the current Covid-19 pandemics situation and the Government announcements earlier this week, it has been decided to scale down the event planned for September 5th and 6th and to stage a one day only NYC Sesquicentennial Anniversary Race Day! For details, Notice of Race and Online Entry Form, please visit https://www.nyc.ie/150th-raceday/

AIB DBSC Summer Series 2020 – Amendment No. 9

This amendment will be in force for this coming Saturday 25th July. SI D 2.6 Is amended to read “Course Boards for each class will be displayed for approximately two minutes before their start and one minute after.” Dinghy Course Card is Amended as Follows Warning Signal for Laser Radial is now 19.07 on Tuesdays and 14.07 Saturdays. Please Note the Three minute sequence still applies. The […]

AIB DBSC Summer Series 2020 – Amendment No. 8

Amendment number 8 Course Card 1 has now been amended and will be in force Saturday the 25th July. This amendment recognises the combining of Red and Blue fleets Saturdays and Tuesdays. It accommodates the removal from the course card of Salthill mark and the red fleet marks which have not been laid this year.  Longer Saturday courses and the finish at the last mark of the course […]

AIB DBSC Summer Series 2020 – Amendment No. 7

The turnout for the first Tuesday keelboat race for points on July 14th indicated that there are not sufficient numbers to warrant the provision of 2 committee boats and the resources required to man these – drivers, race officers, and race management teams as well as ribs and rib crews. As a result, we are implementing a modified Tuesday keelboat race format which may be reviewed […]

Revised Sailing Instructions and Course Cards available

The revised Sailing Instructions and Course Cards can be found here on the documents page. The new Sailing Instructions supersede those previously published on the website. In particular note the following: Provision of a Thursday like race schedule on Tuesdays Extension of the season into September for mid week series Extension of the season into October for weekend series Revised fleet composition, timings and race […]