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2018 HYC Autumn League

-Congratulations to Kahera Kahera helmed by skipper Russell Camier came out on top of the MYC boats taking part in the Cruiser III taking home second prize (Echo) from the HYC Autumn League Series. The final race of seven was sailed in champagne sailing conditions where the R.O. set a course in 12 knots of south westerly winds and temperatures of 18 deg. Some thirty sailors represented MYC at the event this …

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Cruiser Racing Round Up

Encore, home from her Mediterranean home this year, taking part in club racing, headed off to Scotland for the Scottish Series and then on to West Cork racing again at Calves Week featuring in the top three at both events. Tobago headed to Scotland where it changed hands and the Tobago crew came back on board their new boat, Phixius. …

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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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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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