• Peel Race cancelled – not running on 23 June 18

    The Peel race has been cancelled and will not take place on Sat 23rd June. We are looking to re-schedule later in the year. The light to very light winds predicted have been a substantial contributing factor. We apologize for this significant change in the calendar of events and hope competitors will understand. Sometimes some […]

  • EDYC YOUTH SAIL TRAINING WEEK July/Aug 2018

    EDYC YOUTH SAIL TRAINING WEEK Monday 30th July  to    Friday 3rd August 2018    For beginners and improvers Run by a fully qualified RYA senior sailing instructor this year’s event, in conjunction with the National Trust, will include an island picnic and beach clean. The RSBP have also agreed to help with a marine environment […]

  • Peel Race & Cruise with Company 23rd June 2018

    East Down Yacht Club are holding the Peel Race & Cruise with Company on 23rd June 2018. The NoR and SIs have been published and please refer to these for the details. They are in the downloads section of this web site, the links below should assist. EDYC Peel Race NoR’s 23 June 2018 EDYC […]

  • Quoile Yacht Club June Events – Regatta & Gore’s Island 2018

    QUOILE YACHT CLUB JUNE 18 EVENTS We (EDYC) are promoting the Quoile Yacht Club Events in June and actively encourage our members to take part in these events taking place close to our club. QUOILE REGATTA 16TH JUNE 2018 Details: QYC Home » Sailing » Quoile Regatta 16th June 2018 SIs available here REGATTA SATURDAY […]

  • Thunder, mist and Thor – 1 June 2018

    Morning mist on Fri 1st June shrouded the lough and it was a still and quiet place. Later the sun started to burn it off. After lunch despite the threat of thunder, Thor left for her cruise, initially out of the lough and then North. Well experienced old salts assisted in making the passage and […]

  • EDYC opening day 50th Anniversary

    EDYC opening day – 50th Anniversary Special Event On Sat 28th April 2018 a small ceremony, a gathering and some speeches marked the club’s 50th Anniversary. Speeches from Margie and Frank entertained and amused the gathering and much club history both orally and in our exhibition is evident. During the gathering Wine and cheese was […]

  • Honda RYA Youth RIB Championship training April & May 2018

    These dates must be in your calendar if your family members wish to train and compete (Times 18:30 to 20:30). Parental support, involvement and assistance will be very welcome. –  fuller details in earlier post – http://edyc.co.uk/2018/01/29/2018-honda-rya-youth-rib-championship-via-edyc/ Fri 6th April 18 – Honda RYA Youth RIB Championship training  – plus following Fridays Fri 13th April Honda […]

  • Sailing Instructions

    N over A – No sailing today – Sailing Instructions in short

    N over A – No sailing today The graphic shows flag N over flag A – Sailing Instructions Flag N – reads as Negative,  Flag A – reads as – I have a diver down; keep well clear at slow speed When on the flag pole at EDYC, they mean “No sailing today” (defined in […]

  • Race Officer RO Simulation Games at EDYC as Training – Wednesday 21 February

    What better way to pass a winter evening than to spend it with your sailing buddies and have an evening of playing with the club “Flaags”. We did it – had an evening of discussing and  Race Officer RO Simulation Games at EDYC as Training Tea and Coffee, scones, biscuits were served from 7pm. Commodore […]

  • Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions EDYC Club Series 2018

    The Notice of Race plus Sailing Instructions for the EDYC Club Series 2018 are now available in the downloads section of this site. Both Word and PDF copies are there. Some changes have been implemented and the sailing committee feel these are an improvement. A new graphic accompanies this post of 6 March 2018. Any […]