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Over 111 Entries received at December 2017

Over 111 Entries received at December 2017

In a pre-Christmas boost to next year’s regatta season, over a quarter of the expected 400–boat entry have already entered next July’s Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta on Dublin Bay. The biennial event is staged by all four Dun Laoghaire waterfront clubs and has been growing ever since it was first staged on the bay in 2005. Among the 111 boats already[Read More…]


by Thursday 22nd December 2016 News
30 Entries Received in 1st Week of Online Entry Opening

30 Entries Received in 1st Week of Online Entry Opening

A week after opening online entry Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta (and with eight months to the first gun) 29 entries have been received and 6 from overseas. Super Early Bird Prize Draw : All entries received and paid for in full by 31st December 2016 will automatically be entered into a Super Early Bird Prize Draw and 10% of these[Read More…]


by Friday 25th November 2016 News
Online Entry Open for VDLR 2017

Online Entry Open for VDLR 2017

Notice of Race has been published and Online Entry now open for VDLR 2017. Super Early Bird Prize Draw : All entries received and paid for in full by 31st December 2016 will automatically be entered into a Super Early Bird Prize Draw and 10% of these lucky people will have their entry fee refunded! CLICK HERE TO ENTER ONLINE


by Friday 18th November 2016 News
Notice of Race for VDLR 2017

Notice of Race for VDLR 2017

The notice of race is now available for Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2017


by Thursday 17th November 2016 News, Race Committee Notices
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
NOR & ONLINE ENTRY WILL OPEN MID NOVEMBER 2016

NOR & ONLINE ENTRY WILL OPEN MID NOVEMBER 2016

The dates for the 7th edition of the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta are 6th-9th July, 2017 – see you there!


by Monday 19th September 2016 News
VDLR Race Director appointed as ISAF Olympic Race Official for Rio 2016

VDLR Race Director appointed as ISAF Olympic Race Official for Rio 2016

The VDLR Race Director and member of the National Yacht Club,  Con Murphy has been selected as a race official for the Olympic Sailing Competition for Rio.  See full story from Afloat.ie Here    


by Monday 12th October 2015 News
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
VDLR Photographers

VDLR Photographers

Oceansport – David Branigan Fotsail – Gareth Craig


by Monday 20th July 2015 News
2015 Special Trophy Winners

2015 Special Trophy Winners

We would like to thank all our Sponsors, Competitors and Volunteers for their time, involvementand enthusiasm in making the 2015 regatta a great success. We would like to thank all winners and particularly the winners of the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta Special Trophies the full list is listed below:


by Monday 20th July 2015 News