Celebrating 76 years sailing in Sutton Creek

Welcome to Sutton Dinghy Club.

New Members Welcome

Contact the Club Office - 01-8393135

The Blog 'Still Racing Dinghies in Sutton Creek' - www.sdc.ie/sdcblog


Our club is participating in the ISA Sail Spree / Try Sailing Day on

Saturday 20th June

from 2pm to 6pm.

Members are welcome to bring along friends to try sailing and experience the hospitality of the club.

Club Picos are available with an experienced sailor to bring people out. We have a mirror rigging session for beginners and a short session on the water. We also have an optimist rigging session and short Taste of Sailing sessions, all facilitated by experienced SDC junior sailors/ coaches.

Sailing & BBQ - 5 for non-members.

Hope to see as many of you down at the club to support this event.


Next Club Sailing Day is

Championship Points Racing on

Sunday 21st June

at 3.00pm

followed by Junior Club Racing on

Wednesday 10th June at 5.00pm


The boat park has lots of space available for dinghies - so its time to get yours to Sutton and enjoy our wonderful sport


National Powerboat Training Courses will be scheduled over the coming months

Interested participants should submit their contact details to the Club Office


Incoming Commodore Jim Lambkin (on right) presenting outgoing Commodore Andy Johnston with Club Burgee to mark his outstanding commitment and service to Sutton Dinghy Club over the past three years and especially in our 75th anniversary year.

Dick Dunne, Terry Harvey and Noel Dempsey, all former Commodores, enjoying a refreshment after being appointed as Club Trustees at the recent AGM

A big thank you to James Ennis, Mervyn Phelan and Padraic O'Cearbhaill who retired as club trustees after many years service.

Santa Claus Visits Sutton Dinghy Club!


The 39th All Ireland Inter-Schools

Sailing Event

September 27th & 28th 2014

Superb Event

22 Schools - 91 Boats - 118 Sailors

Mixed Fleet Champions - St Fintans High School, Sutton

Mixed Fleet Individual Champion - Thomas Natin, Belvedere College

Optimist Fleet Champions - Belvedere College

Optimist Fleet Individual Champion - Ella Hemeryck, Loreto, Stephens Green


Optimist Team Results

Optimist Individual Results

Mixed Fleet Team Results

Mixed Fleet Individual Results


The 'Book Trophy' is back in Sutton

Sunday 3rd August. First Gun 3pm

Sutton Dinghy Club


Royal Cork Yacht Club

Read all about it ....

SDC 75th Anniversary Regatta 2014

Sunday 27th July

Celebrating 75 years sailing in Sutton Creek

Regatta Results



to Sutton DC sailors Alan Blay & David Johnston who came 4th in the GP14 Championship of Ireland at Sligo Yacht Club, Rosses Point (July 19-20)

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to Shane McLoughlin & Oscar Langan who won the 2014 Mirror Munster Championship in a very competitive fleet at Royal Cork YC, Crosshaven (July 19-20)

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to Sutton DC sailors Alan Blay & David Johnston who won the 2014 GP14 Ulster Championship at Donaghadee Sailing Club (June 28-29)

to Robert Dickson & Mesiha Johnston who won the 2014 Mirror Eastern Championships held here in Sutton (May 3-4)

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We would be delighted to hear from our younger members who have any
news, photos, gossip or reports
on their sailing experiences to be included in
our new Junior Members page.



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Events 2015

Sutton Dinghy Club Annual Regatta

Sunday 19th July 2015


Entry Form



Sutton Dinghy Club Annual Cruise-In and Big Boat Regatta

Sunday 16th August 2015


All Ireland Inter-Schools Sailing Championship

12th & 13th September 2015




Sutton Dinghy Club
Strand Road, Sutton, Dublin 13, Ireland.
Tel: +353 1 839 3135 . Email: info@sdc.ie
Sutton Dinghy Club 2008