Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2017

Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2017

The dates for the 7th edition of the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta are 6th-9th July, 2017 – see you there! Video produced and edited by Will Byrne (http://bit.ly/WillByrne) with footage from Davie Ryan of ViewSports4u




by Wednesday 9th November 2016 News
#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
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
Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 1 Video

Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 1 Video

Howth Yacht Club’s Storm skippered by Pat Kelly took an early lead in the J109 National Championships being sailed as part of the 2015 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta this afternoon. The Howth entry made the most of a strong sea breeze gusting to 20 knots that delivered championship conditions and got all 29 classes off to a prompt start on Dublin Bay.




by Thursday 9th July 2015 News
Clubs’ History and #VDLR15 Social Events

Clubs’ History and #VDLR15 Social Events

The Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta is not just about sailing… perhaps non sailing family members are looking forward to the social scene ashore and visiting the historic waterfront clubs?




by Tuesday 7th July 2015 News
VDLR15 Interview :: Saskia Tidey & Andrea Brewster, Irish 49FX Team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

VDLR15 Interview :: Saskia Tidey & Andrea Brewster, Irish 49FX Team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Saskia Tidey & Andrea Brewster are part of the dedicated Irish Sailing Association Olympic Squad, on the road to Rio 2016 in the 49FX class. They can’t sail in the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta this year as they’ll be competing abroad, but they know exactly what fun the hundreds of sailors can expect!




by Thursday 18th June 2015 News
VDLR15 Interview :: Annalise Murphy, Laser Radial Class for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

VDLR15 Interview :: Annalise Murphy, Laser Radial Class for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Seasoned Olympian Annalise Murphy will take time out from her Rio 2016 campaign for the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta. While her mother (former Olympian Cathy Mac Aleavey) helms the family Water Wag, Annalise will be on the same course in her ultra-modern International Moth – two incredibly competitive dinghy classes which couldn’t be more different! Hear what Annalise has to[Read More…]




by Friday 12th June 2015 News