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A drifter finish to DMYC Frostbite racing
From as early as Thursday evening, the wind forecast for Sunday afternoon and the Viking Marine sponsored DMYC Frostbites at Dun Laoghaire Harbour was dodgy, 3 knots gusting four was the prediction! By Saturday that had improved slightly to 6knots…
The PY fleet on the first beat of the first race of Series 2 of the Viking Marine DMYC Frostbites at Dun Laoghaire Harbour
After two Sundays of high wind forecasts leading to the cancellation of racing the Viking Marine sponsored DMYC Frostbites Series 2, post-Christmas, got underway yesterday in bright sunshine and good winds. In contrast to the previous Sundays when the late-week…
The next race of the DMYC Frostbite event is scheduled for next Sunday, January, 16th
There was disappointment for Dublin dinghy sailors on Sunday as the DMYC Dun Laoghaire Dinghy Frostbites sponsored by Viking Marine was cancelled. In an inauspicious start to 2022, it's the second week running for cancellation at Dun Laoghaire Harbour due…
Neil Colin and Marjo Moneen sailing the Fireball 14775 in the Viking Marine DMYC Christmas Cracker Race at Dun Laoghaire Harbour
From an entry list of 72 dinghies, a fleet of 45 answered the Race Officer’s call and presented themselves in the start area of the Christmas Cracker Race – sponsored by Viking Marine and hosted by the Dun Laoghaire Motor…
Forecasts indicate a well-sailed GP14 or IDRA 14 might be favoured in this year's PY-based DMYC Christmas Cracker at Dun Laoghaire Harbour on December 27th
A wide variety of entries from regular Frostbite sailors and others are rolling in for the DMYC supported by the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Viking Marine Christmas Cracker, one of the few sailing events over the festive break, with a 49er…
Viking Marine dinghy Christmas Cracker - The course as above, will feature marks in the extreme corners of Dun Laoghaire harbour
DMYC has launched a dinghy racing “Christmas Cracker” event for Dun Laoghaire Harbour on December 27th.  Supported by Viking Marine and with the kind permission of the Harbour Master, the fixture will see a mass start PY race on Monday,…
Greystones sailor Sarah Dwyer finished ninth overall in an RS Aero 5 in the 42-boat Viking Marine DMYC PY Frostbites Series 1 at Dun Laoghaire Harbour
Series 1 of the Viking Marine-sponsored Frostbites hosted by the Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club closed yesterday in light and challenging conditions for the Race Management Team and the competitors alike. Having enjoyed very reliable winds for all of his…
Noel Butler was the winner of yesterday's first race of the 28-boat PY fleet of the Viking Marine DMYC Frostbites Series in an RS Aero
From Thursday onwards the forecast for the penultimate round of the Viking Marine sponsored Frostbites, hosted by Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club, showed winds of the order of fifteen knots with gusts in the high twenties. With a projected wind…
Ciara Mulvey & Peter Murphy sailing GP14 11111 at the Frostbite racing in Dun Laoghaire Harbour on Sunday 5 December
A record 69 boats were on the water for the fifth round of the Viking Marine-sponsored, DMYC-hosted Frostbites in Dun Laoghaire Harbour on Sunday 5th December, beating by one the attendance on the opening day of November 7th. The PY…
Frostbite racing in Dun Laoghaire Harbour on Sunday 5 December
Ten Fireballs made it to the start line of the Viking Marine DMYC Frostbites series yesterday (Sunday 5 December), with one boat stranded ashore seeking crew. The sunshine drew out a good entry from all fleets despite the chilly and…
The reopening of entries for the DMYC dinghy Frostbites offers them the chance to participate after Christmas, but potentially at the expense of sailors who entered Series 1 only
The Dun Laoghaire Motor Yacht Club (DMYC) says that after analysis of entries for its Viking Marine DMYC Frostbite Series which allowed competitors the option to enter Series 1 before Christmas, or Series 2 after Christmas, or the combined Series,…
There is no doubt that weather forecasting has come a long way in that we can enjoy much earlier forecasts of what the wind is going to be doing – most typically seven days before the key date. This correspondent…
ILCA 7 race winner Gavan Murphy
The internal debate about whether to have a light wind race or no race at all surfaced for the second round of the Viking Marine sponsored Frostbites yesterday. Both “Windy” and XCWeather were forecasting winds of 6 – 8knots from…
RS Aeros dominated the opening races of the PY division of the DMYC Frostbites at Dun Laoghaire Harbour
In his RS Aero, Brendan Foley made a clean sweep of the first PY races of the Viking Marine Frostbite Series 2021-22 at Dun Laoghaire Harbour on Sunday afternoon.  After a break in 2020, the country's longest-running winter dinghy racing resumed on…
Taking a glance at the list of entries table published on the DMYC website, the Race Officer is going to have his hands full with the Laser Radial /ILCA 6 fleet when racing starts this weekend in the Viking Marine Frostbite…
DMYC at Dun Laoghaire Harbour is reporting 19 registered entries for its traditional Dinghy Frostbite Series that this year sets sail under the Viking Marine burgee. The Notice of Race has been published on the club website, and the online entry system…

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