IDRA 14 75th Anniversary

Sep 22, 2022 | Sailing

The Class wishes to invite all former owners and crews to join in the Celebrations to mark the postponed 75th Birthday Jubilee at Clontarf Yacht & Boat Club.

Dates: Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th of September 2022

In particular we would like all former sailors to come along, meet old friends, participate in (or just watch and enjoy!) the events on Sunday 4th  September.

Further information from:

Ian Sargent – Class Commodore 087 679 1069


Or from Local Class Captains

Timetable of Events

Thursday 1st: Boats arrive from other clubs.
Friday 2nd: Meet the UK guests (group of seven) from our Sister Class – the “Waldringfield Dragonflies” at Dublin Airport and arrange for them to meet up with their host families.
Saturday 3rd: Fun Racing for all (racing with lots of challenges – so be prepared)!!
These races are for current owners and UK visitors.
Entry fee €20 per boat (Every boat will get a memento)

13.30 Briefing
14.30 Racing begins
18.30 Barbecue (“Pig on Spit”) €15 = Must be booked in advance!
(Vegetarian option available – Must be booked in advance!)
Musical evening in Club from 20.00

Sunday 4th
14.00 Rally of all boats in Club
Racing for former sailors – no entry fee – prizes for 1st & 2nd
15.00 Allocation of Boats to former owners / crews
15.40 Sail Past of former owners.
18.00 Prize giving and Presentations followed by refreshments in Club
and the cutting of the Jubilee Cake
Archive film and photos of the 14’s and CY&BC will be shown in Club.

Class Memorabilia will be on display in the clubhouse
An additional function has also been arranged as follows:
Sat 8th October 19.30 Jubilee Dinner in RstGYC (Dun Laoghaire)
Cost to be arranged Dress code – Jacket & Tie.
All enquiries/ bookings for this dinner to: Jennifer Byrne 086 854 2840 or Suzanne Mc Garry 087 242 5331 or Therese Clarke 086 150 3013


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