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 […]

Earlier Return to Racing for Cruiser and Keelboat Classes

As a result of the quicker easing of COVID restrictions DBSC keelboat and cruiser racing will now start two weeks earlier than previously advised.  The new start date is Tuesday the 7th of July with the previously advertised full programme commencing from then.  Races in the first week will not count for series points for cruiser and keel boat classes to facilitate a shake down of boats, […]

DBSC Racing commences on 30th of June 2020

We recognise that everyone is anxious to get back sailing and the DBSC committee is delighted to inform you that a revised schedule for the upcoming season is now available here.  The committee considered many factors in putting the programme together, especially the safety and health of our volunteers.  We have been working closely with Irish Sailing to ensure that we are consistent and compliant […]

Message from Commodore Jonathan Nicholson

Dear Member, First and foremost, I hope that you and your family are safe, well and coping with the measures that have been introduced by our government.   It is hard to believe that it is barely four weeks since the schools closed and life as we knew it changed.  Initially, the committee focused on reacting to the events as they evolved.  Now, this focus has changed to plan for an […]

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, […]