Dun Laoghaire Flying Fifteens

Welcome to the DLFF home page. Here, you'll find news, notices and updates for sailing on Dublin Bay, where Flying Fifteens form the largest one-design class entry.

See Photos for image galleries. See Afloat's FF Section for race reports.


 

Check out our flyer!

Check out the Come Sail With US Flying Fifteen flyer (pdf) written and produced by Chris Doorly.

If you can, print it and share it with friends, or post it on a noticeboard, to spread the news about exciting and accessible sailing for all in this great boat.

Green, Mathews have a blast

Alan Green and Ian Mathews, sailing Frequent Flyer, took the win in the only race of the day yesterday (Aug 16th), with Thingamabob second and Perfect Ten third. After some spectacular broaching in Race 1, Race 2 was called off, with winds in excess of 30kts reported. Full results

Today's Captain's Prize race also was cancelled as the strong winds continued or even strengthened overnight. 

Doorly, Green reach to victory

Chris Doorly and Alan Green took the winning hooter on Dublin Bay last night (Aug 15th), followed by Tom Galvin and Hugh & Michael Cahill.
Read the race report on afloat.ie   |   Results

Murphy, Sherry share the spoils

Tom Murphy and Peter Sherry shared the spoils in the Dublin Bay racing on Saturday (August 9th), in a day of contrasting winds and breakages. 
Afloat.ie report   |   Full results

 

Gormans lead the way

16 Flying Fifteens turned out for the DBSC race last night (Thursday, August 9th). There was a force 3 S/SE wind, with the tide flooding. After the success of their children in recent Optimist events, it was the turn of the parents to take centre stage, with Dave and Sarah Gorman taking the gun in a comfortable win. Full results

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