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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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Junior Training in MYC – Get Involved

Are you planning to get involved with providing Junior Training in our club this summer as an instructor, assistant instructor or as a volunteer assistant? If so  . . . . . . . you need to read the following carefully. Recruitment Protocol 2019 In preparation for Summer Sailing 2019, expressions of interest are invited for the following courses: Dinghy …

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Instructor CPD

Attention all Dinghy Instructors! Malahide Yacht Club will run a CPD (Continuous Professional Development) Revalidation Workshop for Dinghy Sailing Instructors on Saturday and Sunday the 6th and 7th of April 2019. The courses will run from 09:00hrs to 17:30hrs at Broadmeadows and will incorporate both shore and on the water exercises. This course not only updates your instructor validation but keeps …

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MYC Sailing Instructors for 2019 – POSITIONS NOW CLOSED!

Malahide Yacht Club is currently updating their database of instructors and coaches for 2019. If you wish to be considered for instructing or coaching work in 2019, please submit your CV to thereseflavin@gmail.com Positions open for:  Senior Instructors  Dinghy Instructors Advanced Instructors Assistant Instructors (min. age 15 years) Please include a sailing-focussed CV with particular emphasis on: sailing & general …

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24 HOUR SAIL in BROADMEADOWS

After last year’s successful event, DCU Surfn’Sail joined up with DIT Sailing for another 24hr Sail in aid of The Ocean Cleanup campaign, to try tackle a huge problem affecting our seas, which is rubbish! This year, the campaign included a talk for our juniors and parents on the Around Ireland Race and also provided an opportunity for 6 of …

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Dinghies Frostbite Series

Already 4 weeks into the first Frostbite Series of the season and a total of eight races have been contested to date, with as many as 9 Lasers racing each week, joined by some 420s, Topaz and Optimist sailors. Temperatures have remained mild and wind conditions have ranged from the very light to a moderate 15+knots providing some great sailing conditions …

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