Articles by: Ciara Dowling

Entry to close Friday 30th June

Entry to close Friday 30th June

Entry will close this Friday 30th June so we would be grateful in order to assist with all logistics, if you are planning on competing at this year’s regatta, please enter before this date.  To date we have 440 boats entered so a truly great regatta is in store! Many thanks




by Monday 26th June 2017 News
Regatta Social Programme

Regatta Social Programme

A packed social program has been put together all around the Waterfront and Dún Laoghaire Town, with the four host yacht clubs, the Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company and DL Events all planning something to entertain you!




by Saturday 24th June 2017 Social News
Sailing Instructions

Sailing Instructions

Sailing Instructions are now available for VDLR 2017.  Hard copy will also be distributed in Skippers Case at Registration. [Download Sailing Instructions PDF]




by Thursday 22nd June 2017 News, Racing
Regatta Entry will close in 12 days…. on 30th June

Regatta Entry will close in 12 days…. on 30th June

Reminder that Entry to this year’s Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta will close in just 12 days on 30th June!




by Monday 19th June 2017 News
The Race Schedule for VDLR 2017 is now published.  This year’s regatta will provide racing for 35 different classes over 7 race course areas on Dublin Bay to an expected fleet of 450 boats.

VDLR 2017 Race Schedule

The Race Schedule for VDLR 2017 is now published.  This year’s regatta will provide racing for 35 different classes over 7 race course areas on Dublin Bay to an expected fleet of 450 boats.  




by Monday 12th June 2017 News, Racing
Pre Order your HH Regatta Clothing

Pre Order your HH Regatta Clothing

Regatta Range of Clothing : We thank Helly Hansen our Apparel/Accessories Partner to the Regatta since 2007. The superb range of Helly Hansen Official Regatta Clothing for men and women will be available to purchase Online and through Viking Marine, Pavilion, Dun Laoghaire, Official Suppliers of the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta Clothing (+353 1 2806654). During the Regatta Helly Hansen[Read More…]




by Friday 2nd June 2017 News
Win Tickets to see Start of Volvo Ocean Race Start in Alicante, 2017

Win Tickets to see Start of Volvo Ocean Race Start in Alicante, 2017

To celebrate the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 6th – 9th July, Volvo Car Ireland are offering you the opportunity to win a trip to the start of the Volvo Ocean Race in Alicante, Spain. This fantastic prize includes flights for two people, a two night stay in a four star hotel with breakfast for two people and a once in[Read More…]




by Wednesday 31st May 2017 News
Amendment to NOR No.3

Amendment to NOR No.3

The scheduled time of the warning signal time for the first race each day is changed to facilitate the scheduling of an increased number of races in the 2017 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta




by Tuesday 2nd May 2017 Race Committee Notices, Racing
Final Reminder – Early Bird Entry will Close TONIGHT!

Final Reminder – Early Bird Entry will Close TONIGHT!

Already an outstanding 388 entries have been received into this year’s Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta with still over 2 months to the 1st gun, representing 74 different Yacht and Sailing Clubs in Ireland, England, Wales, Scotland and Isle of Man. This is your final reminder to now avail of the Early Bird Entry fee which will close tonight at 8pm[Read More…]




by Friday 28th April 2017 News
NOR Amendment No.1 & No.2

NOR Amendment No.1 & No.2

The Racing Committee has published 2 amendments to the Notice of Race for Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2017 regarding the J109 Class & the Mixed Sportsboats.




by Wednesday 22nd February 2017 Race Committee Notices, Racing