• EDYC Commodore’s Cruise 2019

    Sunday 25 August 2019 Please tell your friends, and bring them along! We meet at EDYC 12 noon, to depart at 1300, for a sail across Strangford Lough to a water based destination depending on weather, then back to EDYC. We plan to have a club rib or work boat in attendance. Barbeques will be […]

  • 2019 Women on Water – a success at EDYC

    Ran over three Sundays in May and June All instructors were club members 9 women took part Runs every year Helps women start or gain confidence sailing

  • EDYC Season underway May 2019

    The club is now in full swing with the normal race activity and recreational use of our facilities. That’s the Wednesday night race series, the Friday evening Dinghy Duck (Training) and the Saturday races, plus your own selected times. The Google calendar on this site may assist with planning your activity. Food is available on […]

  • 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 – Form Available via this link 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 […]

  • RYA Push the Boat Out 2018 at EDYC 12th May 18

     Sailing Day  – All Welcome Event:           RYA Push the Boat Out 2018 Try Dinghy Sailing, Cruiser Sailing, Kayaking and/or Powerboating Date:             Saturday 12th May  2018 Time:            10:00 – 12:00 Cost:             Free Contact:        Please register on eventbrite with this link below. Push The Boat Out – East Down Yacht Club – […]

  • Divas in Fevas, Ladies Sailing and Powerboating at EDYC.

    Divas in Fevas, Ladies Sailing and Powerboating at EDYC during 2017. This summer the club ran two very successful Ladies Sailing and Powerboating courses under the banner headline Divas in Fevas.  The encountered weather conditions were both varied and challenging at times, but everyone was enthusiastic and loved their time on the water and at […]

  • EDYC RYA Training Week, 31st July – 4th Aug 2017.

    A full week of training led by our experienced RYA Senior Instructor and qualified assistants. An instruction filled week for individuals and families with the provision of all sailing equipment. The week will be tailored to the experience of participants allowing all to improve their skills and aim to gain an RYA qualification. Enjoy the […]

  • Ladies Sailing and Powerboating at East Down Yacht Club EDYC enters a new phase.

    Promoted as Divas in Fevas and run as a set of 3 women only training sessions at EDYC, led by a female Senior Instructor running over the three Sundays – 21st May, 28th May and 11th of June from 11am to 4:30pm. The course used dinghys and RIBs teaching participants how to sail or improve […]

  • Dinghy Duck outings at EDYC (Friday eves May and June)

    Dinghy Duck has been hibernating with friends in the sailing office at EDYC and now with the temperature reaching 14 degrees centigrade and higher he has emerged and was seen sitting in the sun. Dinghy Duck enjoyed last years Training Week and wants more ! Dinghy Duck intends to be at all EDYC Friday night […]

  • A talk on – My leg in the Clipper Round The World yacht race

    Hi everyone, The club is delighted to announce that on Tuesday 28th February at 7:30pm Rebecca Jeffery will be talking in the clubhouse to an audience of Wayfarer sailors and others, about the leg in which she competed in the Clipper Round The World yacht race last year.   Rebecca gave this talk, accompanied by some […]