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Sailing Instructors -Training in Broadmeadows

Last Sunday we hosted 15 sailors in our Broadmeadows Clubhouse from Malahide, Clontarf, Sligo, and Kerry sailing clubs, for a morning of preparation for their upcoming Pre entry Assessments at Malahide. Instruction and extra tips were given by Lydia Wynne and Sam Walker on the day to brush up on various topics and elements for their practical and written exams. …

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What a week, what a result!

Congratulations and well done to all our optimist fleet sailors who participated in last week’s IODAI National Championship hosted by HYC. Some of you will have noticed our Optimist sailors training in both Broadmeadows and at SJT over the last few weeks. All their hard work has paid off with some fantastic results at the IODAI Nationals in Howth last …

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Dinghy Regatta

DINGHY REGATTA 2019 Malahide Yacht Club members together with our sponsor The Grand Hotel, Malahide are looking forward to providing a great day of racing on the Broadmeadows for the Club’s annual Dinghy Regatta on Saturday 24th August, The first warning gun will be at 12 noon and three races are scheduled and all classes welcome. If you’d like to get …

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Sea Fever Training at MYC – temperatures rising!

Sea Fever temperatures were high over the past few weeks at Malahide Yacht Club! Kicking off our Introductory Week for keelboat beginners in mid- June, our own MYC coach (and past 420 world champion bronze medal winning sailor) Colin O’Sullivan put Amelie Soffe, Kate Campion, Laura Fleming and Joanna Berry through their paces, as they left behind their Oppies to …

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Dinghy Instructor Pre-Entry Assessment

Are you considering Dinghy instructing and approaching 16.5 years old during October 2019? There are a number of steps to becoming a Dinghy Instructor, the first of which is passing your Pre-Entry Assessment.  We are planning to run a Dinghy Instructor Pre-Entry Assessment during late August / September at MYC Broadmeadows in preparation for the 2020 Training season. There is …

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Optimists all over the place!

The weekend 15 – 16 June, we hosted 120 Optimists sailors and support crews (aka as parents) for the 2019 Optimist Leinster Championships at Broadmeadows. Sponsored by Joe Duffy, Volvo, we had competitors from 17 sailing clubs from around the country, all accompanied with a fleet of support and coach boats. We prayed that the forecasted rain would not pour …

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Dinghy Saturday Series

The Dinghy Saturday Series id up and running in Broadmeadows. Currently we have 26 boats taking part, including 26 Lasers, a 420 and 10 Optimists, perfect weather conditions so far. Thanks to Siobhan Maloney and John Anglim for some great photos.

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IODAI Leinster Championship 2019

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 CLUBHOUSE Malahide Yacht Club is unique in the sailing world in …

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Junior Newsletter – May 2019

  There's been lots of activity and sailing at Broadmeadows since the start of the year!  - Early Bird Racing  - Spring Laser Coaching for adults and cadets - College Team Racing - 420 coaching  - Easter Camp for cadets - Feva and Topaz Coaching  - Family Fun Day - Cara na Mara workshops hosted by I.S. for our Instructors  …

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