Archive for 2013

2013 Overall Winners

2013 Overall Winners

A big THANK YOU to our sponsors, competitors and volunteers for supporting the Regatta this year and we hope to see you all again in 2015. Below are a list of all Overall Winners and the full list may be seen under Results. Boat of the Week – Checkmate XV – Nigel Biggs-Royal St George YC Best IRC – Bon[Read More…]

by Thursday 25th July 2013 News, Racing, Results
VDLR Regatta TV

VDLR Regatta TV

David Ryan, produced a great programme on the 2013 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta which was http://www.aertv.ie/ on Friday 19th July and Saturday morning 20th July

by Friday 19th July 2013 News
2013 Local Success

2013 Local Success

Final Press Release below for 2013 – Titles decided at Ireland’s biggest sailing event Issue Sunday 14th July @ 5.15pm) Home grown success is being toasted in Dun Laoghaire tonight following the conclusion of Ireland’s biggest sailing event, the Volvo Dun Laoghaire regatta on Dublin Bay. In spite of an influx of over 120 visiting boats, key trophies are staying[Read More…]

by Monday 15th July 2013 box 2, News, Racing, Results
Perfect Score for Checkmate

Perfect Score for Checkmate

Royal St. Geroge Boat wins Class Two with a Race to Spare Light winds brought changes to the leader board in the penultimate day of Ireland’s biggest sailing regatta, the Volvo Dun Laoghaire regatta on Dublin Bay today. A contender for tomorrow’s (Sunday) top prize of the Volvo boat of the regatta trophy is Checkmate XV, the Nigel Biggs skippered[Read More…]

by Saturday 13th July 2013 News, Results
Brown Cow Beauty Boutiques on Board

Brown Cow Beauty Boutiques on Board

We thank Brown Cow Beauty Boutiques as title sponsors of the Best Dressed Ladies Luncheon which was held during the Regatta on Sat 13th July. Lady Members and guests of both the Royal St. George & the National Yacht Clubs enjoyed a fabulously fun afternoon with guest speakers, fashion and freebies+ACE- Both Clubs hosted a Raffle Extravaganza in aid of[Read More…]

by Saturday 13th July 2013 News, Sponsors
Fotosail Marine Photography

Fotosail Marine Photography

Please see below for Fotosail Event Gallery covering this fantastic champagne sailing we are lucky enough to have. Gareth is based at the Royal St George YC for the event. http://www.fotosail.com/2013dlregatta/

by Saturday 13th July 2013 box 3, Services

Aidan Tarbett Photography

Below find the link to Aidan’s gallery for the Regatta. Aidan is based in the Royal Irish YC during the event http://www.aidantarbett.com

by Saturday 13th July 2013 Services

Potential Champions Emerge as VDLR Approaches 1/2 Way Mark

Summer sails on Dublin Bay for Ireland’s biggest sailing event Ireland’s largest sailing event reaches the half way stage tomorrow (Saturday) and already a number of potential champions are emerging in cruiser, one design and dinghy classes in the Volvo Dun Laoghaire regatta on Dublin Bay. With all classes aiming for either two or three races today, results in the[Read More…]

by Friday 12th July 2013 News, Results

Mayburys Joker II is off to a flying start in VDL

Light winds were no obstacle on the first day of Ireland’s biggest regatta John Maybury’s J109, Joker II, continues her winning form this season after victory in this afternoon’s light and shifty opening race of the 2013 Volvo Dun Laoghaire regatta. Nearly 3000 sailors are afloat on Dublin Bay for the four day regatta that is the biggest sailing event[Read More…]

by Thursday 11th July 2013 News, Results

Amends to Sailing Instructions 1-4

Att: All Classes please see below for Amends to SI’s 1-4

by Wednesday 10th July 2013 Racing