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Super Early Bird – Competition Winners

Super Early Bird – Competition Winners

The Super Early Bird draw took place on Thursday 10th January in the presence of an independent observer and below are the lucky winners who will now receive a refund of their entry fee….a great start to 2019! Winners were drawn from a pool of 224 entries who had fully paid up by the 31st December 2018. Early Bird Discount[Read More…]

Friday 11th January 2019 News
228 confirmed entries with over 6 months to go to the first gun in July 2019

228 confirmed entries with over 6 months to go to the first gun in July 2019

The Super Early Bird entry closed last night with 228 entries having being received. 127 of these entries will be visitors to Dun Laoghaire next July from the Channel Islands, Isle of Man, England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Ireland nationally and local. Racing is open to 38 classes and entries have been received in 35 classes – in Cruisers, One[Read More…]

Tuesday 1st January 2019 News
Super Early Bird Entry will close at midnight tonight, 31st December, 2018

Super Early Bird Entry will close at midnight tonight, 31st December, 2018

All entries received and paid for in full by midnight tonight, Monday 31st December 2018 will automatically be entered into a Super Early Bird Prize Draw and 5% of these lucky people will have their entry fee refunded! The Entry draw will take place w/c 7th January. Don’t miss out. Enter Online today.

Friday 28th December 2018 News
This Will Be UNMISSABLE!

This Will Be UNMISSABLE!

Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta prides itself in delivering quality racing along with a wonderful festive atmosphere across the Dún Laoghaire Waterfront. SUPER EARLY BIRD ENTRY NOW OPEN – http://bit.ly/enterVDLR2019 Running from Thursday 11 to Sunday 14 July 2019, with 480 Boats from 39 Classes, representing 75 different Clubs from 7 Nations, racing 290 Races….. THIS IS GOING TO BE UNMISSABLE!

Tuesday 13th November 2018 News
Sunday 9th July 2017, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin:  
Division 1 entries starting their final race off Sandycove at the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2017 where a fleet of 475 boats have gathered for the biennial four day series.
Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Class Championships within VDLR 2019

The Regatta will incorporate the following Class Championships: – Royal Dee Yacht Club Irish Sea Offshore Championship RS Elite UK National Championship  RC35 Class Celtic Cup Sigma 33 Irish National Championship GP14 Leinster Championship  SB20 Westerns Championship Mermaid Leinster Championship 420 National Championship

Tuesday 6th November 2018 News
It’s One Year Until VDLR 2019!

It’s One Year Until VDLR 2019!

Don’t forget to add Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2019​ to your diary – it’s exactly one year away 😮

Wednesday 11th July 2018 News
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

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.

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

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

Thursday 13th July 2017 Press Coverage