The Regatta that prides itself in delivering quality racing along with a wonderful festive atmosphere across the Dún Laoghaire Waterfront.
With it’s focus on quality over quantity, the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta has grown into one of Ireland’s premier sporting events, let alone sailing – and is now competing with the best in Europe.
Below are some of the stats from the 2017 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta. The Organising Committee under the chairmanship of Don O’Dowd are planning to build on the success of 2017 in 2019.
- 480 Entries
- 35 Classes – IRC Cruisers, One Design, Dinghies and Classics
- Clubs represented : 75
- Nations : 7
- Races Run over the 4 days : 290
- Volunteers : 300
- 9 Class Championships run within the Regatta
- 4 truly wonderful Waterfront Yacht Clubs – your home for 4 days : Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club, National Yacht Club, Royal Irish Yacht Club, Royal St George Yacht Club