Race Director Con Murphy had some wise words and important advice for locals and visitors as we prepare for the first day of racing in Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta 2019
Volvo XC90 brand ambassador Dermot Bannon dropped out to Dún Laoghaire recently to find out more about the upcoming regatta, and get a peek around the four host Yacht Clubs. He was suitably impressed by the plans afoot and the big crowds expected, and we can’t wait to welcome him back at the weekend to…
Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta prides itself in delivering quality racing along with a wonderful festive atmosphere across the Dún Laoghaire Waterfront. SUPER EARLY BIRD ENTRY NOW OPEN – http://bit.ly/enterVDLR2019 Running from Thursday 11 to Sunday 14 July 2019, with 480 Boats from 39 Classes, representing 75 different Clubs from 7 Nations, racing 290 Races….. THIS…
We invited Leinster Rugby stars Isa Nacewa and Jordi Murphy for a sail on Dublin Bay so they could get a flavour of what awaits the 470 boats who’ve entered #VDLR2017
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
Watch back all the video highlights from the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta in 2015
The biennial regatta is being hailed an enormous success both afloat and ashore for a combined fleet of 415 boats, the biggest on the Irish Sea. Over 250 races on five different courses were staged in a range of light to very heavy conditions since racing began last Thursday. George Sisk’s Farr 42 WOW from…
Ireland’s biggest sailing event, the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta, has come to a close today after an exciting four days of racing in Dublin Bay with over 400 boats and almost 3,000 sailors competing.
Lighter winds brought changes to the leader board in several classes in the penultimate day of Ireland’s biggest sailing regatta, the Volvo Dun Laoghaire regatta on Dublin Bay today.
As Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2015 reaches its halfway stage, overall leaderboards are shaping up across 29 racing classes. With strong winds, the sixth edition of Ireland’s biggest sailing event has produced some impressive performances on the water and boat handling skills are at a premium.