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Old Folks Christmas Party 2016

RSGYC Annual Instructors Dinner

2016 Annual Instructors Dinner

Frank Keane BMW George Regatta 2nd July 2016

On 2nd July, we held our annual George Regatta which was sponsored by Frank Keane BMW. A wonderful time was had by all, both on the water and off. Below is a selection of photographs from the day. Images by Bonita Moscos

Audrey Taylor Fashion Show Lunch in association with Boodles

A selection of images from our Audrey Taylor Fashion Show Lunch in association with Boodles. Images by Bonita Moscos

Special Tribute Night with Harry Byrne - 13 May 2016

Selection of images from our very special tribute night to long-standing Member Harry Byrne

Shackleton Reception - 24th April

Selection of images from our reception preceeding the presentation of the painting "Launching the James Caird from the shore of Elephant Island, 24 April 1916" to mark the 100th Anniversay of the original event and of the mens' heroic voyage to South Georgia. Images courtesy of Gareth Craig at fotosail.com

  • Cake Day at the RSGYC! 17 June 2016
Sailability Reception - April 2016

On April 23rd, we held a special reception for Sailability athletes, their family, and supporters. This reception celebrated the awarding to Dún Laoghaire's Sailability team the RStGYC Causeway Trophy in recognition of the group's achievements in 2015 and the unwavering sportsmanship they have displayed individually and collectively in the previous twelve months. Images courtesy of Gareth Craig at fotosail.com

  • Millennium Bowl & Firefly 70th Regatta - April 2016
St George's Day Dinner April 2016

The Club's Annual St. George's Day Dinner took place on Saturday, 23rd April: a wonderful occasion when trophies are awarded and Members, guests, and our Flag Officers, join together to celebrate all that is great about the Royal St. George Yacht Club. Images courtesy of Gareth Craig at fotosail.com

Des Cummins Talk On Sailing The Arc - March 2016

A selection of images from Des Cummins, Drewry Pearson, Finn Lyden, and Des Thorpe's talk about the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers ARC 2015 and the participation of the George yacht Alpaire HR 48. We hope you all had a great night! Images courtesy of Vice-Commodore Michael Pomeroy

  • Boathouse Mast Restorations - January 2016
Annual George Choir Performance - March 2016

Members and guests of the Club enjoyed a fabulous and fun-filled evening featuring our very own George Choir! Images courtesy of Mary Boyd

Fireball 50 Reunion - February 2016

A selection of images from the night. Courtesy of Gareth Craig of fotosail.com

  • Fireball 50 Reunion - February 2016
Club Refurbishments - Jan 2016

A huge thank you to all involved who have helped in the Club refurbishments!

  • RNLI Reindeer Run - December 2015
RNLI Reindeer Run - December 2015

Many thanks to all RSGYC Club Members who participated in the RNLI Reindeer run on Sunday, 6th December in Marley Park, supporting the RNLI.

  • Emily Riordan's Birthday Party - 18th October 2015
Emily Riordan's Birthday Party - 18th October 2015

A selection of images from Club Member and Optimist Sailor Emily Riordan's 12th Birthday Party

  • Audrey Taylor Fashion Show - October 2015
Audrey Taylor Fashion Show - October 2015

Members and guests of the Club enjoyed a fabulous, fun and fashion-filled afternoon featuring the very best of Audrey Taylor's Boutique

  • Visit From The Royal Dutch Navy - 30th June 2015
Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta Prizegiving - 12 July 2015

Pictures from the Volvo Dun Laoghaire Prizegiving held in the National Yacht Club on Sunday, 12 July. Commodore Justin McKenna had the pleasure of presenting numerous trophies to Royal St. George Members. Thank you to John O'Reilly for the images.

  • The Brown Cow Best Dressed Ladies Lunch 2015
The Brown Cow Best Dressed Ladies Lunch 2015

Members and guests of the Club enjoyed a fabulous, fun and fashion filled afternoon including a show featuring up and coming millinery talent.

  • Brittany Cruise - 2015
Visit From The Royal Dutch Navy - 30th June 2015

The Club had the pleasure of welcoming the Royal Dutch Navy into Dublin harbour on the 30th of June 2015. The navy training vessel 'Urania' was passaging through Dublin to refuel and depart for Belfast for the Tall Ships race which took place between the 2nd and 5th of July. The ship's Commanding Officer - Lieutenant Commander Harry Dekkers along with his crew offered our junior sailors and instructors a tour of the naval training vessel. Commodore Justin McKenna and Rear Commodore Sailing Frank O'Beirne accompanied by some of our club instructors presented the Club Burgee to the Dutch training vessels Commanding Officer as a sign of thanks and continued friendship.

  • ISA Youth National Championships - 9th April 2015
George's Day Dinner and Awards 2015

The Royal St. George hosted its principal annual event, the George’s Day Dinner & Awards on Saturday, 25th April. As part of the evening's proceedings, Commodore Justin McKenna awarded the Jameson Trophy, the Club’s premier trophy which is presented for outstanding contribution; this year’s recipient was Member Robin Sykes. It was a night to remember and a fitting celebration of the great accomplishments of our Members.

  • Long Standing Members Dinner 2015
Long Standing Members Dinner 2015

The Long Standing Members Dinner on the 21st February was a wonderful night of old friends and new sharing stories and memories

  • Flag Officers Cocktail Party - November 2015
Flag Officers Cocktail Party - November 2015

Guests and new members along who those who proposed them were welcomed by the Flag Officers to this reception.

  • Special Christmas Evening with Boodles - November 2015
Special Christmas Evening with Boodles - November 2015

The Club hosted a Special Christmas Evening with the fine jeweller Boodles. A Prosecco and canapé reception followed by dinner and a fashion show ensured a great evening for all who attended cumulating in the awarding of a prize of Blossom earrings from Boodles worth €1,600 for lucky winner Eithne O’Grady.

  • The Ladies Regatta Lunch In Association with Charlotte and Jane 2014
The Ladies Regatta Lunch In Association with Charlotte and Jane 2014

Members and guests of the Club enjoyed a fabulous and fun afternoon including a Prosecco reception and a charity prize draw in aid of The Dining Room charity

  • George's Day Dinner 2013
George's Day Dinner 2013

The Royal St. George Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire, the 2013 recipient of the Mitsubishi ISA Club of the Year, hosted its principal annual event, the George’s Day Dinner on Saturday, 27th April 2013. This year the celebration was all the more special for it marking the 175th year since the Club was founded. To the delight of guests and Members, Honorary Member, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, Executive Chairman and Founder Director of Clipper Ventures Plc was the guest speaker on the night. Sir Robin kept everyone utterly enthralled with his stories of adventure on the high seas. As part of the evenings proceeding at the George’s Day Dinner, Commodore Liam O’Rourke awarded the Jameson Trophy, the Club’s premier trophy which is presented for outstanding contribution; this year’s recipient was Ken Williams who started working for the Club as a contractor overseeing the Forecourt development in the late eighties and has been an integral part of the Club’s fabric for nearly twenty five years, he is much loved by both Members and staff. To the best of their knowledge, it is the first time in its history that the trophy has been awarded to a non-Club Member.

  • The Brown Cow Best Dressed Ladies Lunch 2013
The Brown Cow Best Dressed Ladies Lunch 2013

Members and guests of the Club enjoyed a fabulous and fun afternoon including a Prosecco reception and an al fresco fashion show on the sun drenched balcony.

  • Annual George Choir Performance - March 2016
Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2013

A selection of images from the sunny four day regatta of 2013

  • Mitsubishi Motors / ISA Sailing Club Of The Year Presentation To The Royal St. George Yacht Club - 2013
Mitsubishi Motors / ISA Sailing Club Of The Year Presentation To The Royal St. George Yacht Club - 2013

The Royal St. George Yacht Club is delighted to be the 2013 recipient of the Mitsubishi Motors / ISA Sailing Club of the Year. The presentation of the famous Ship’s Wheel Trophy was made by Frank A. Keane, Chairman of Mitsubishi Motors Ireland and Niamh McCutcheon, President of the ISA (Irish Sailing Association) to the Commodore, Liam O’Rourke in the Club on the 3 July.

  • Charity Show Fashion Lunch - May 2013
Charity Show Fashion Lunch - May 2013

Hosted by Member Mary Boyd, this was a Fashion Show for the times we live in with a great selection of well priced styles. Our very own George Members modeled the outfits and a charity raffle in aid of the Irish Cancer Society was held. In all, €1,775 was raised for the Irish Cancer Society.

  • The Royal St George Annual Awards 2013
The Royal St George Annual Awards 2013

In 2013 we awarded our Club’s prestigious Annual Trophies with all the glitz and glamour of the Oscars. It was a night to remember and a fitting celebration of the great accomplishments of our Members.

  • Special Christmas Lunch with Appleby Jewellers - 6 December 2012
Special Christmas Lunch with Appleby Jewellers - 6 December 2012

On Thursday 6 December the Club celebrated a fantastic festive lunch in association with Appleby Jewellers. Lucky prize winners left with beautiful pieces of jewellery and all monies raised goes directly to the 1-7-5 Renovation Fund. A huge thank you to Appleby Jewellers for their continued support.

  • Spinnaker Ball 2012
Spinnaker Ball 2012

The Spinnaker Ball on 20th October 2012 was our biggest yet! Guests donned their finest Black Tie and were welcomed into the beautifully decorated George...including fish bowls of fish at their tables! All enjoyed a Cocktail Reception, sumptuous menu, and old skool games including jenga, foosball and limbo. Music played well into the early hours. If you would like to submit a picture to our gallery please email it to events@rsgyc.ie.