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HYC Autumn League update 2018 -Race 6

The Higginbotham team of father, son and crew pulled off a great win in the HYC Autumn league last weekend taking first place on Echo for Race 6 of the series. The wind was rather variable –from 1 knot to 13 with wind shifts of everything in between and very heavy rain. The R.O. set up a course 003,   …

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Laying Up Supper -Tickets on sale NOW

TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR ALL MEMBERS Ticket sales open to all club members NOW Until midnight on Sunday next 21st October For further details of the Laying Up Supper or to book tickets For more details and to book . . .

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Joan Mulloy is coming to Ballymun!

Mayo Sailor, Joan Mulloy, the first Irish woman to compete in the French Fiagro sailing race is coming to Ballymun on the 8th of October to the Council Chambers in the Civic Centre on the Main Street.  Please note early start time its 18:00, a little bit early but worth it. Read more . . . . Oh… and it’s FREE!!! Register on EVENTBRITE

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Wicklow Vase

All competing boats must register in advance on-line. In addition to this all cruiser skippers (or their nominee) and all dinghy sailors (both Helm and Crew) must sign in and attend the briefing by the Race Officer at SJT clubhouse at 12:00 hours on Saturday 1st September in advance of going afloat. Sailing Instructions are available on the event page (just click on the relevant date on the EVENTS …

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Changes to the Cruiser Racing Schedule

Due to lack of committed numbers the next two cruiser races have been postponed Wednesday the 22 Aug 2018 and Sunday the 26 Aug 2018 . We  hope to race instead on September the 8th with an earlier start time of 10:00 rather than the scheduled start at 11:00. This will hopefully give us time for two races back to back. Also as the Dinghy Regatta takes place this Saturday 25th there …

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Cruising Report: Series 3 Cruiser Race 2

Series 3 Cruiser Race 2 was held in a balmy 25 degrees with 10 – 12 knots of wind. Acting as race officer Shenanigans called for course D25  which included the Apex mark to starboard –  Portmarnock to starboard – the East mark to port and then to finish at the Malahide Safe Water mark.  The track from the navigation equipment …

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Congratulations to Focuz Rockabill Winners for 2018 

The Rockabill Rally this  year was moved forward to June from May which proved a good decision as we got  champagne sailing  on the Irish sea. With the TW wind setting at 0 95 deg, 10 knots of wind with 10 minutes to the start the sailors were settling in to a good long fetch . . .however as with the …

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Cruise in Company to Howth

Summer is here and sunscreen is being liberally applied. Time to take a little time out from racing and have a relaxing sail in company to the seaside town of Howth where we will dine in the comfortable surroundings of Howth Yacht Club. The plan is weather permitting: Saturday  23rd June depart Malahide  at 11.30 am for lunch in HYC at 13.30, relax and take in the …

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Cruiser Racing Report 

Local club cruiser racing took a break this week so that our cruising sailors could support the HYC ‘Wave Regatta’. Four  MYC boats, Kahera, Shenanigans, Buster and Mon Reve took part in the event over the weekend competing against boats and crews who travelled from the UK and clubs across the Ireland. With a rotation of crew we saw 26 of …

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