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Seascapes Friday 24 July 2015

Seascapes Friday 24 July 2015

This week Seascapes talk to Commander Brian Fitzgerald of the Irish Naval Service about the work of the LE Eithne in the Mediterranean  and the National Maritime College of Ireland at the recent Ocean Wealth Conference in Ringaskiddy; we hear from photographer Gareth Craig of fotosail whom we met at the recent Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta; John Creedon talks to[Read More…]


by Friday 24th July 2015 Press Coverage
Seascapes Friday 17 July 2015

Seascapes Friday 17 July 2015

Welcome aboard this weeks edition of your maritime programme Seascapes in a while we’ll hear about the magnificent Beaufort Building opened last Saturday next door to the National Maritime College of Ireland, we took a tour of the building last Friday with Conchur O Bradaigh and Professor Tony Lewis and spoke to the Minister for the Marine – Simon  Coveney[Read More…]


by Friday 17th July 2015 Press Coverage
#VDLR2015 Video Channel

#VDLR2015 Video Channel

Watch back all the video highlights from the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta in 2015


by Sunday 12th July 2015 highlight
Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2015 Trophy Presentations

Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2015 Trophy Presentations

The biennial regatta is being hailed an enormous success both afloat and ashore for a combined fleet of 415 boats, the biggest on the Irish Sea. Over 250 races on five different courses were staged in a range of light to very heavy conditions since racing began last Thursday. George Sisk’s Farr 42 WOW from the Royal Irish Yacht Club[Read More…]


by Sunday 12th July 2015 News
Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 4 Video

Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 4 Video

Ireland’s biggest sailing event, the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta, has come to a close today after an exciting four days of racing in Dublin Bay with over 400 boats and almost 3,000 sailors competing.


by Sunday 12th July 2015 News
Sunday Independent :: On The High Seas

Sunday Independent :: On The High Seas

Former Ms Ireland Maksuda Akhter Prioty from Malahide at the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta Ladies lunch in the Royal St George Yacht Club yesterday


by Sunday 12th July 2015 Press Coverage
WOW Tops Offshore Class at 2015 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta

WOW Tops Offshore Class at 2015 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta

Lighter winds brought changes to the leader board in several classes in the penultimate day of Ireland’s biggest sailing regatta, the Volvo Dun Laoghaire regatta on Dublin Bay today. One contender for tomorrow’s (Sunday) top prize of the ‘Volvo Boat of the Regatta Trophy’ is the Farr 42 Wow, skippered by George Sisk. The Royal Irish yacht, that won the[Read More…]


by Saturday 11th July 2015 News, Results
Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 3

Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 3

Lighter winds brought changes to the leader board in several classes in the penultimate day of Ireland’s biggest sailing regatta, the Volvo Dun Laoghaire regatta on Dublin Bay today.


by Saturday 11th July 2015 News
Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 2 Video

Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 2 Video

As Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2015 reaches its halfway stage, overall leaderboards are shaping up across 29 racing classes. With strong winds, the sixth edition of Ireland’s biggest sailing event has produced some impressive performances on the water and boat handling skills are at a premium.


by Friday 10th July 2015 News
Potential Champions Emerge as VDLR 2015 Approaches Half Way Stage

Potential Champions Emerge as VDLR 2015 Approaches Half Way Stage

As Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2015 reaches its halfway stage, overall leaderboards are shaping up across 29 racing classes. With strong winds, the sixth edition of Ireland’s biggest sailing event has produced some impressive performances on the water and boat handling skills are at a premium. With a strong wind warning there was always going to be gear damage on[Read More…]


by Friday 10th July 2015 News, Results