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RNLI Reindeer Run

Reindeer Run

The RNLI has kickstarted its festive season with the launch of the charity’s popular Reindeer Run in Dublin and Cork. Returning to Marlay Park in Rathfarnham on Sunday 19 November, the Dublin leg of this well-established event will raise funds to help volunteer crew at Skerries, Howth and Dun Laoghaire lifeboat stations to continue to save lives at sea. The reindeer run caters …

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Wednesday Night Talks

Dermot Cronin will tell us about his entry in IRC Class 3 at the 2017 Rolex Fastnet Race. It took nearly two years of planning and deliveries to get Encore from Greece to Cowes, including 4 of the race crew facing 24 hours of 40+ knot winds in the Bay of Biscay. Come hear the rest of the story . …

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Fun Table Quiz Series is Up and Running

Our first quiz was held on Saturday 14th October in SJT clubhouse. The small but seriously enthusiastic group of players created a great atmosphere and keen competition. Mr Bean is now well off the starting blocks. Next competition is planned for November. Please come and support this fun way to raise money for our most needed  areas in the club …

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A 24hour sail takes a lot more than 24hrs!!

The planning and preparation for an event like this was “a bit more than we expected, however it holds nothing in comparison to an actual Olympic campaign” says young Colm Roche, chief organiser of the recent 24 hour marathon held in Broadmeadows in support of the Dickson Waddilove 49er Ireland Olympic Fund. Robert Dickson & Sean Waddilove are pictured first …

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TABLE QUIZ

As the nights draw in may we add a new social event for your Autumn Diary? A series of Fun Quiz Nights start on Saturday 14th October in St James’s Terrace – starting each night at 8pm sharp. The second quiz night will be on Saturday 18th November and we will finish the season with a Bumper Christmas Quiz in …

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24 Hour Sail Fundraising for 2020 Tokyo Olympic Campaign

Team Dickson Waddilove 49er Ireland Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove, both members of DCU Surf ‘n’ Sail Club are fundraising for the 2017 / 2018 season to take part in an important Olympic qualifying regatta, the World Championships taking place in Aarhus, Denmark. Qualifying and sailing in the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020 is their dream, sailing in the 49er …

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DUBLIN PORT TALK

As part of the RDS Library Speaker Series on Wednesday 29th November at 18:30 in the Minerva Suite in the RDS, Capt. Michael McKenna talks about the ‘Current and Future Challenges of the Dublin Port Company’. This presentation will give insights into the Port Operations from the perspective of the Harbour Master. Admission is free and open to the public, …

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WEDNESDAY NIGHT TALKS START UP AGAIN

SJT Upper Deck

To start the season of very popular Wednesday talks we are delighted to welcome Joe Varley to speak on the topic of ‘Smuggling in Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Ireland’ Wednesday 20th September at 8 PM. Clubhouse, St James terrace . Har! Har! Me Hearties

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FRIDAY NIGHT DINING STARTS AGAIN

SJT Upper Deck

Join us on Friday 25th August from 7.30 PM for a new season of Friday Night Dining on the last Friday of the month: Cost €20, to include a three-course buffet meal with starter, main course (choice from two options) and dessert. Pay on the night but please book your place in advance using on-line reservation or text. To start …

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‘Words from the water’ at the Wicklow Vase

The day started over cast with threatening rain showers but the shore crew set to work by first putting on the kettle, always need to get your priorities right . After untangling the buntings we set about creating a pleasing display from the mast and yardarm at the SJT. We welcomed Conor who has recently joined the club and invited …

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