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Dinghy Regatta

We are delighted to announce The Grand Hotel once more as a sponsor for our Dinghy Regatta this year along with a great new sponsor Craft Insure.  Malahide Yacht Club together with our very generous sponsors are looking forward to welcoming sailors, both young and old, from the many other Dublin clubs to the Broadmeadows Dinghy Sailing Centre, Malahide for what will hopefully be a day of excellent …

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420 CONNAUGHT SUCCESS FOR GEMMA & EMMA

Congratulations to Gemma McDowell (above left) and Emma Gallagher who headed the entire fleet at Lough Ree Yacht Club last weekend to win the 420 Class Connaught Championship title. Six other MYC boats competed at the event. The girls recently competed in the 420 Junior Europeans in Seisimbra in Portugal.

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Everyone a Winner at the Double Ree!

Last weekend’s Double Ree Youth event was about much more than who took home the prizes.   MYC won plenty, but there was a lot more on offer. Racing amongst 4 different two-handed dinghies, 57 boats, 114 sailors, camping, sausages, swimming, ordering pizza at midnight, capsizing to cool down and having someone to sail with, to share the laughs and …

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Unidentified Trailers in Dinghy Pen

  Continuing on from a very successful re-organisation of our Dinghy Pen at Broadmeadows, and the identification of over 60 dinghies which have now all been tagged for 2018, we are looking to identify the owners of 9 road trailers which have been left in the pen. We would appreciate if members who own these trailers could let us know, …

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Thursday Evening Dinghy Racing

Evening Dinghy Racing for the summer season starts on Thursday 31st May. Our novice sailors (both young and old) are encouraged to sail on our Thursday evenings to practice their skills. Club boats are available to hire.  Contact the relevant class captain in advance to pre-book so you won’t be disappointed. Check out the club’s Event Calendar just on the …

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Win-Win @ The IODAI Ulster Championships

A very big thank you to all our members who came out in their droves to help ensure that this event was a success. A win onshore! Before, we got onto the water we had a win. Over 70 members participated in everything from sponsorship, communications, logistics, race management, results, grounds management, catering, parking allocation, trolley collecting, rescue and support. The level …

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Volvo Optimist Ulster Championships 2018

The final preparations are under way for the weekend . . . . . Malahide Yacht Club members together with our very generous sponsor Volvo at Joe Duffy are looking forward to welcoming all the participants and their families to the Malahide YC Dinghy Sailing Centre at the Broadmeadows Estuary, Malahide for what will hopefully be a weekend of excellent racing. LOCATION OF …

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Dancing on the Water

MYC received a very special surprise visit from Dance with Stars Alannah Beirne  for the launch of the main sponsor for the  Ulster Championship Regatta. Volvo at Joe Duffy are delighted to announce their sponsorship of the annual International Optimist Dinghy Association of Ireland (IODAI) Ulster Championships hosted this year by Malahide Yacht Club. The event will take place on the 19th …

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Family Fun Sailing at Broadmeadows – Bank Holiday Monday 7th May!

Our first Family Fun Sail at Broadmeadows was a huge success. It was great to see so many families and young children join in the fun with many of our recently joined cadets joining in the fun, meeting existing members and to try sailing for the first time. We had 41 sailors in total on the water includeing new Cadets, …

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