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IODAI Trails 2019

In the eye of the storm once more! Our qualifying sailors, James Anglim, Joanna Berry, Kate Campion, Glenda Gallagher, Ciara Paul and William Walsh, with their support crews headed down to Royal Cork Yacht Club last Wednesday to compete in a proposed series of 12 races run over 4 days, with the ultimate prize being qualification for one of the IODAI …

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Laser Coaching at MYC

Laser Coaching at MYC Our laser coaching got off to a great start on Saturday 4th May with 17 sailors taking part from Malahide YC, HYC and SSBC. Conor O’Beirne from RSGYC took the first group of 8 cadets out into a chilly 17 knot north easterly wind blowing onshore making launching a little tricky. They quickly warmed up as …

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Inter-Schools Regatta Greystones!

MYC was well represented at the Annual St. Gerard’s Inter-Schools Regatta in Greystones yesterday. 7 Sailors from Malahide Community School and 1 sailor from CUS complimented the 56 sailors who lined out on the day.  With 29 boats on the water, and classes ranging from 29ers, Fevas, 420s, toppers, lasers, oppies, and mirrors, this event produced a great display of colour, …

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First Race of 2019

Windsurfing Malahide

Our first dinghy race of the 2019 season takes place on Saturday 13th April with the First Gun for our 4 week early bird season at the usual 3pm with OOD Nick Berry with his assistant Tara. Thanks in advance to all our volunteers on both OOD and rescue duty this weekend. Our first cruiser race in the outer estuary takes …

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420 Class Leinster Regional Championships 

The sunny south-east delivered a fabulous weekend of racing for the #420Class Leinster Regional Championships held at Wexford Harbour Boat and Tennis Club. Lucy Kane (East Antrim Boating Club) and Emma Gallagher (Malahide Yacht Club) won the 2019 Championship having won all 4 races on day 2, chased hard by Morgan Lyttle/Patrick Whyte in second and Ben Graf /Alexander Farrell in third. Whilst the forecast for …

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MYC Laser Sailors excellent performance in Howth Laser Frostbites

We’re very proud of Sophie Kilmartin’s win in the HYC winter and spring frostbites in her Laser 4.7. With a string of first places and just one second place she was a very convincing winner. She also took home the prize for most improved sailor. Well done Sophie during such a long windy and tough series! Fellow cadet member Hugo Micka …

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Optimist News

Baltimore 2019 Training Camp had a fleet of 49 tough optimist fleet sailors brace the cold February weather during the recent midterm break. Our travellers this year were William & Hanna Walsh (prizewinners in Cork at last year’s Nationals) and Juliette Ryan (the youngest sailor at the Ulster’s hosted here in MYC Broadmeadows last year). Their class captain reckons if he …

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420 Sailing

The spring midterm 420 sailing week is the longest of the Irish 420 open training events and the training days are often followed by the Munster Regional Championships as was the case this year. The four days of training in Schull recently provided a mixture of on the water and land based sessions in the purpose built Fastnet Marine and …

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St Patrick’s Day -fancy a sail?

Plans are afoot to run a couple of races on the morning of St Patricks Day followed by an irish coffee or hot whiskey afterwards suporting the annual RNLI fundraiser in St James Terrace. Please contact the Laser class captain if you are interested and blow off the winter cobwebs with a pre-season warm up.

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