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Irish Times :: Maybury’s Joker top of the pack in Dún Laoghaire Regatta

Irish Times :: Maybury’s Joker top of the pack in Dún Laoghaire Regatta

In the wake of Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta, Ireland’s biggest sailing event, the four waterfront clubs are already planning to build on the success of the 475-boat seventh edition that closed last Sunday

by Friday 14th July 2017 Press Coverage
The visiting 1897-built Gaff Cutter Myfanwy (Rob Mason) from Neyland Yacht Club in Wales was the winner of the Kingstown 200 Trophy at Dun Laoghaire Regatta last weekend. Photo: David O’Brien

Joker top of the pack in Dún Laoghaire Regatta

In the wake of Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta, Ireland’s biggest sailing event, the four waterfront clubs are already planning to build on the success of the 475-boat seventh edition that closed last Sunday and featured a classic boat festival as a special ingredient to mark the harbour’s bicentenary.

by Thursday 13th July 2017 Press Coverage
Sligo Weekender :: Sligo Sailors Achieve Good Results

Sligo Weekender :: Sligo Sailors Achieve Good Results

On the east coast, at the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta, four Sligo boats took part in the regatta’s J24 section. Martin Reilly’s Crazy Horse was the top-placed Sligo boat finishing second in the class behind Hard

by Thursday 13th July 2017 Press Coverage
Dún Laoghaire Gazette :: Maybury’s Royal Flush

Dún Laoghaire Gazette :: Maybury’s Royal Flush

RIYC sailor wins Boat of the Week as close to 2,500 sailors from around the world take in the biennial Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta extravaganza

by Thursday 13th July 2017 Press Coverage
Southside People :: Riding the Waves

Southside People :: Riding the Waves

Peter Dunlop’s Mojito from Pwllheli Sailing Club in Wales is pictured competing off Dalkey at the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2017 last week. A fleet of 475 boats gathered for the biennial four-day series on Friday. PHOTO: DAVID BRANIGAN/OCEANSPORT

by Wednesday 12th July 2017 Press Coverage
Limerick Weekly Observer :: Foynes, Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta

Limerick Weekly Observer :: Foynes, Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta

Congratulations to Darragh, Mark, and Johnny on ‘Innocence’ finishing 3rd in the Leinster Mermaid Championships and Dylan finishing 2nd in the Laser Radial fleet with light winds and lumpy seas!

by Wednesday 12th July 2017 Press Coverage
Irish Times :: Maybury’s ‘Joker 2’ Emerges as Boat of the Week

Irish Times :: Maybury’s ‘Joker 2’ Emerges as Boat of the Week

by Monday 10th July 2017 Press Coverage
Irish Examiner :: Sigma 33 footers under Spinnaker

Irish Examiner :: Sigma 33 footers under Spinnaker

Sigma 33 footers under Spinnaker at the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta yesterday, where a fleet of 475 boats have gathered for the biennial four day series | Picture: David Branigan / OceanSport

by Monday 10th July 2017 Press Coverage
Irish Examiner :: Maynard the joker in the pack at Dún Laoghaire

Irish Examiner :: Maynard the joker in the pack at Dún Laoghaire

In a comprehensive series that marked his fourth successive victory in his J109, John Maybury on Joker 2 was awarded the overall Boat of the Week trophy at the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta yesterday. As the top entry under IRC handicap as well, Maybury sailed in the 28-strong Division 1 class and had one of the biggest turnouts of the event.

by Monday 10th July 2017 Press Coverage
Irish Independent :: Sailing – In Brief

Irish Independent :: Sailing – In Brief

John Maybury’s Joker 2 emerged overall winner of the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta yesterday. The Dun Laoghaire J109 skipper is in his third season of winning form, adding this event to his third Division 2 national title.

by Monday 10th July 2017 Press Coverage