DBSC Coronavirus (Third Update)

Irish Sailing published a statement on the 28th of May which can be found here.  While there is still a lack of clarity, with the government’s expert group stating that updates will be provided on a  “phase by phase basis as the public health situation evolves over time”, the committee is finalising plans to get racing going as soon as practical after the restrictions have been lifted by the government […]

Bruce Lyster RIP

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Bruce Lyster who passed away on May 2nd. Bruce was a longstanding member and supporter of DBSC and he had a very successful racing career winning many DBSC trophies over the years. Bruce was particularly successful at the helm of his half tonner Swuzzlebubble, and his Sigma 38 Errislannan. Bruce played a central role […]

DBSC Coronavirus – Season Start (Second Update)

Following our Government’s instructions and associated updates from Irish Sailing, the waterfront clubs are now closed.  Lift-ins are therefore postponed and will be rescheduled when there is more clarity.   Even before the latest measures were introduced it was almost inconceivable that our sailing season would start on time.  As such DBSC is following the waterfront clubs and postponing the start of the season until the […]

DBSC Coronavirus (First Update)

Echoing the comments of our national government it is essential that we all take collective responsibility, maintain physical distancing and observe evolving guidance as it is issued.   Our national governing body Irish Sailing advises that all organised sailing activity should cease with immediate effect. Dublin Bay Sailing will completely and absolutely comply with this instruction and will only commence the 2020 sailing season when our Government, […]

Amendment End of Season Race (Dinghies) 28th September 2019

Up to 4 races will be held,  Starting sequence will be as follows Class Flag Warning Signal PY / IDRA / Fireball Flag F 14:00 Laser Std / 4.7   Laser Std / 4.7 14:03 Laser Radial      Laser Radial    14:06 Please note DBSC members should  register with RstGYC but will not be required to Pay to enter these races. Note: There are further races in the harbour […]

Amendment DBSC Coastal Races Saturday 11th May and 7th September

Coastal Race will be run for all Red and Blue fleet boats  Starts and finishes will be at Committee Vessel McLir. This amends Blue and Red fleet schedules for these dates. Please note, on the 11thMay the Red Bull diving competitions will be taking place in the Harbour near the East Pier and the National Yacht Club, as per Notice to Mariners (Harbour) No. 6. […]