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Amendment to SI No.16

Changes to SIs No 16 09July17

Decision of the Protest Committee (IRC Offshore)

Decision of the Protest Committee in case 17 (redress for IRC and ECHO offshore class).

Amendment to SI No.15

Change to SI’s no 15 – Coastal Area – On Saturday 8th July, there will be one race for the IRC Offshore and Classic Keelboat Fleets.

Notice to Offshore Class Competitors

Hearing for all boats in the IRC and ECHO offshore class to consider redress in Race 1 (sailed on Thu 6th July).

Amendment to SI No.14

Time of First Warning Signal – On Saturday 8th July, the time of the first warning signal for all classes will be one hour later than stated in the sailing instructions.

Amendment to SI No.13

Amendments pertaining to the Coastal course and Offshore class – Sailing Instruction C4 is deleted and replaced by the new test supplied

Amendment to SI No.12

South Bull Area SB5 Time Limits – The time limit for Cruiser Class 5 is changed to 30 minutes i.e. Cruiser Class 5 will be timed up to 30 minutes after the first boat of their class finishes.

IRC Offshore Race Tracker

The IRC Offshore class will each be carrying a ‘Yellowbrick’ tracker unit on the boat’s pushpit, which allows full live-action race tracking from anywhere!

Ladies Charity Lunches sponsored by INO Wine and Bellinter House

The three Best Dressed Ladies that attend the Ino Wine & Bellinter House Hotel Ladies Lunch in The National Yacht Club, Royal Irish Yacht Club, or Royal St George Yacht Club this Saturday are going to win some fabulous prizes!

Royal Dee YC Irish Sea Offshore Championship

The Offshore Championship will now be decided by the four offshore races during the VDLR.

Amendments to Sailing Instructions 1-11

The racing committee have made eleven amendments to the Sailing Instructions

Get your #MealsOnKeels from Bretzel Bakery & ‘Just Wing It’

Just Wing It have teamed up with the Bretzel Bakery to provide sandwiches and hot food for the 2017 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta. Pre-order online at

Amendment to NOR No.4

Due to the large entry and range of handicaps, there will be 6 Cruiser (IRC & ECHO ) classes names Cruisers 0, 1, 2, 3 ,4 & 5 in the 2017 Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta.

Information from Protest Committee for Competitors

Members of the Protest Committee have prepared a set of notes for ‘Information from the Jury to Competitors’ to explain some of the way they intend to work during the event.

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!

Sailing Instructions

Sailing Instructions are now available for VDLR 2017.  Hard[Read More…]

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

Dún Laoghaire Gearing up to Host 7th Edition of Ireland’s Biggest Sailing Fixture

400+ boats and 2,500 competitors expected to compete in Dubl[Read More…]

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.

Notice of Race for VDLR 2017

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