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The Gathering Events within the Regatta

The Gathering Events within the Regatta

The four Waterfront Yacht Clubs are each hosting their very own special Gathering Event during the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta. For details on each of the Events being run please see: Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club : dmyc.ie Royal Irish Yacht Club : riyc.ie National Yacht Club : nyc.ie Royal St George Yacht Club : rsgyc.ie

Tuesday 28th May 2013 News
New Dun Laoghaire Regatta Coastal Courses…

New Dun Laoghaire Regatta Coastal Courses…

This year’s Regatta is running a coastal series as part of the fifth edition of the combined club’s event and judging by entries to date (see below) there it looks like the initiative is getting a good response. Entry in the class this year is expected to reach approximately 15 boats with the list of entries to date below. Already[Read More…]

Thursday 16th May 2013 News

Aqua Marine Corporate Boat Charter

Why not enjoy a day on the water during the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta and take in the atmosphere up close of 400 boats racing on Dublin Bay. Please contact Jeff Brownlee for Charter Rates – brownlee@iol.ie or aquamarinecharter.ie

Friday 10th May 2013 Services

Downers Overnight Sail Repairs

Downers will offering competitors an overnight sail repair service once again for this year’s Regatta as follows: Drop off and Collection – Downer’s Sail Box in Dun Laoghaire Marina Contact:Paddy Downer 086 8280122 or Noel 086 2612209

Thursday 9th May 2013 Services

Go Sailing Corporate Yacht Charter

gosailing.ie provides a unique and special way to entertain your clients, colleagues or friends and to take in the excitement that the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta has to offer. Exclusive charter available, for rates and to discuss any charter needs call Bref on 087 0922913.

Wednesday 8th May 2013 Services
Dublin Bay Cruises

Dublin Bay Cruises

Dublin Bay Cruises has commenced sailing on Dublin Bay between the historic harbours of Howth and Dun Laoghaire and during the 75 minute scenic cruise on its 140 passenger vessel, the St. Bridget, one will view many of the fantastic sites along the way. These sites include Dalkey Island, Joyce?s Martello Tower, Clontarf, Dublin Port, Bull Island, Howth Head, Bailey[Read More…]

Tuesday 7th May 2013 News

Regatta Official Programme in June AFLOAT

The Regatta’s Official Programme will be issued nationally with the June issue of Afloat Magazine which is widely read by the sailing community. The Official Programme will listing Entrants to this year’s Regatta. Due to print deadlines we will only be able to print Entries which have been received by Monday 20th May so don’t miss this opportunity – Enter[Read More…]

Sunday 5th May 2013 News
Official Footwear Partner

Official Footwear Partner

Regatta Organisers are delighted once again to welcome Dubarry of Ireland as our Footwear Partner to the Event, continuing their association with the Regatta since 2005. The Dubarry Shamrock Boot, the beautiful bronze trophy, will be presented to ‘Boat of the Week’ at the Final Prizegiving on Sunday 14th July in the Royal Irish YC

Tuesday 30th April 2013 Sponsors
The Volvo S60 Beauty and Power

The Volvo S60 Beauty and Power

Prices from €33,595 for D2 SE CO2 emissions of 114 and 119 g/km Bluetooth now standard The Volvo S60 D2 SE is available for a limited time only for the same price as the ES. This price offers the customer a higher level of equipment at a lower retail price with low running costs (Tax band A). This means that[Read More…]

Wednesday 24th April 2013 Sponsors

100 Visiting Boats for Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta

Over a third of entries for this July’s Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2013 are coming from outside Dublin Bay. The buoyant statistic for Dun Laoghaire’s combined clubs regatta was revealed yesterday as a current entry tot of 310 boats received to date was announced. Ireland’s biggest sailing event look set to top 400 boats with three months to close of[Read More…]

Wednesday 24th April 2013 News