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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 Beneteau 211 National Championship GP14 Leinster Championship  SB20 Western 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
Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta day 2 © David Branigan / Oceansport

VDLR 2019 Date for your Diary : 11-14 July 2019

We’re coming back in two years time, so don’t forget to add Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2019​ to your diary now. You don’t want to miss it!

Monday 2nd October 2017 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
Southside People :: Riding the Waves

Southside People :: Riding the Waves

Peter Dunlop’s Mojito from Pwllheli Sailing Club in Wales is pictured competing off Dalkey at the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2017 last week. A fleet of 475 boats gathered for the biennial four-day series on Friday. PHOTO: DAVID BRANIGAN/OCEANSPORT

Wednesday 12th July 2017 Press Coverage
Limerick Weekly Observer :: Foynes, Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta

Limerick Weekly Observer :: Foynes, Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta

Congratulations to Darragh, Mark, and Johnny on ‘Innocence’ finishing 3rd in the Leinster Mermaid Championships and Dylan finishing 2nd in the Laser Radial fleet with light winds and lumpy seas!

Wednesday 12th July 2017 Press Coverage
Irish Times :: Maybury’s ‘Joker 2’ Emerges as Boat of the Week

Irish Times :: Maybury’s ‘Joker 2’ Emerges as Boat of the Week

Monday 10th July 2017 Press Coverage