An Exciting Fireball Summer Season Beckons - details and dates for your diary

Post date: Mar 30, 2017 8:40:53 AM

We are planning to hold an open day to encourage new Fireballers – probably in May or June -TBC

The Fireball Open event is at Greystones Sailing Club on Sat June 24th – a one day four race event (but there will be provision for sailing Sunday morning only if Sat racing blown out/becalmed)

The Volvo DL regatta is July 7, 8, 9 – several Fireballs will take part – it’s not specifically one of our events but we encourage the maximium possible participation – NB the early bird CLOSES TOMORROW

The Leinsters are in Skerries Sailing Club July 15 & 16th – a great club close to most sailors

The Eurpeans are in Lyme Regis south of England August 19th – 25th – at least 4 Irish boats travelling

The Nationals are in Lough Derg YC 15th, 16th & 17th September (note that these dates changed by a week from the original dates planned)

The Munsters will be in October at a date to be confirmed – note the venue is likely to be in Dublin possibly DMYC

Training event with Ger Owens is now most likely to be May 20& 21 at DMYC – TBC

Our first away date is in Ballyholme – our Ulsters, along with the 420s, May 6th & 7th

DBSC Saturday dinghy racing is expected to go ahead in slightly limited form, details to follow


While some of us are just recovering from the Frostbites the Summer Season is almost upon us so here’s an update on some of the exciting Fireball events ahead…

DBSC Racing kicks off on Tuesday 25th April – see you there