Commodore's Welcome

It gives me great pleasure as Commodore of the Royal Irish Yacht Club to welcome you to the Club's web site which I hope you will find informative and helpful. The Royal Irish Yacht Club is situated in a central location in Dun Laoghaire Harbour with excellent access and visiting sailors can be sure of a special welcome.

Proms on the Pier 29th & 30th August

This weekend the Ferry terminal car park will be host to another musical event. Members of the Royal Irish Yacht Club and their guests are invited to join us on the terrace for a bite to eat and enjoy a great atmosphere.
The stage position and screen have been altered due to wind and will no longer be visible to the Club. The hope all those booked still join us to listen to the music and enjoy the craic!

Afternoon Tea on the Terrace from 2-4.00pm €10.00 including glass prosecco. Terrace Menu from 5.00pm until 9.00pm. Saturday Terrace Menu is now fully booked.   There will be road closures which will affect the way you access the Club. See here . For more information about the event see here. 

SB20 Nationals 4-6th September 2015

See Notice of Race and Entry Form here

Enter online here                   
The RIYC is delighted to be hosting this years' SB20 National Championships. Jerry Dowling’s Bád/Kilcullen team the current National & Leinster Champions will be defending their title that they won in Cork last year. This promises’s to be a hotly contested regatta, with the Irish fleet giving a good account of themselves in the recent World Championships in Lake Garda, Italy.

Castello Banfi Wine Dinner Thursday 10th September

We are honoured to have Dante Cecchini as our guest speaker at our Castello Banfi Wine Dinner who will introduce a range of superb wines from this World renowned Winery.
Four wines will be matched with specially selected dishes.
Named Winery of the year Europe 2015 in Wine Maker Challenge.
Banfi was founded in 1978 thanks to the will of the Italian-American brothers, John and Harry Mariani.
From the beginning, the goal of the two brothers was to create a state-of-the-art winery combined with the most advanced science in the vineyards for the production of premium wines. Read more about the winery here.  €65.00pp, Book now

Annual Pursuit Race & Dinner Friday 11th September

Notice of Race and Entry Form 

Online Entry here!!!!!!!
Don't forget to book for dinner with the Catering Office
 Delicious Dinner for €25.00pp. Winner will be awarded the prestigious Don Richardson Trophy.

Irish Squibs East Coast Championships 12th &13th September

The Royal Irish Yacht Club is delighted to be hosting the Irish Squibs East Coast Championships on the 12th &13th September. See Notice of Race and entry form here.

Enter online here

Sailability Ireland Presidents Cup 2015

Congratulations to Team Leinster on winning the Sailability Ireland’s President’s Cup for 2015!!
More than 40 sailors, representing all four Provinces, raced a series of 6 races over the two days last week-end in Dún Laoghaire Harbour. The weather on the first day was very dull with rain showers but, thankfully, the winds stayed light throughout the event.

See results here