Training & Dinghies News

Optimist Sailing in May and June

Under the instruction and guidance of qualified instructors, this is an ideal opportunity to 'warm up' prior to the summer courses practice the skills learnt last year and to obtain your hours on the water. The forms for this course are available in our ‘Training and Dinghies’ section under 'Booking Forms’ click on: ‘Junior Training Form’

Please ensure you complete the form fully .

SUNDAY AFTERNOON SAILING (6 WEEKS) - Commencing Sunday 10th May  to 21st June (excluding 31st May Bank Holiday Weekend) - Rigged and Ready at 1.30pm until 4.30pm

Cost for 6 weeks = €90

You will also need to complete a Dinghy Parking form in order to secure a place for your boat  at the club for the season.  The fee automatically includes free entry to all the club dinghy racing series starting with the Spring Series on Sunday 12th April.

Course Code :  Sunday Afternoon Sailing

There is limited availability, so please book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment


February Midterm & Easter Laser Training

Laser training has been organised for Easter. Full Details and the booking form are below. Please return to the office by the date indicated. Unfortunately we will not be in a position to take late comers as safety ratio's have to be maintained. First come, first served and preference is given to HYC members.


Laser Easter Coaching

Dates: 28th-31st March 2015

Time: 10-4pm

Class: Radial & 4.7 Rigs

Venue: Howth Yacht Club

Cost: Members €100 - Non-members €120 

8 places only available. First come, first served.

Closing date for applications: Friday 13th March (no late entries accepted)

Coach: TBA

Application form