• 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 […]

  • RYA Safety Boat Course 7,8th April 2018 at EDYC

    The club is to run a Formal RYA Safety Boat course (takes two days). We have chosen the weekend after Easter (7 & 8 April). We request expressions of interest – to be noted and to form a mailing list. Please email secretary@edyc.co.uk or phone or contact David Maxwell. An insight into the course is […]

  • The SLYC Frostie Series Results Autumn 17

    Strangford Lough Yacht Club SLYC ran The Frostie Series this Autumn at Whiterock on Saturdays from 23 September to 21 October. The 2017 Frostie Series concluded on Saturday past at SLYC. The event consisting of up to ten races over five Saturdays. EDYC was well represented with Digit, Gale Force, Lion, Lizante and Magdaleyne, all […]

  • The EDYC newbies at the RYANI Youth Championships 2017

    Despite challenging weather conditions at Ballyholme Yacht Club, more than 120 sailors took to the water to compete in the RYANI Youth Championships over the 23rd and 24th September 2017. Megan and Conor have been sailing for approximately 6 years but apart from Regattas have not competed at any events.  Conor has been racing on […]

  • EDYC Peel Race report 16 Sep 2017

    Having done a swap of the date of the Ardglass Race with the Peel race due to the clash with the TT motorbike event – the Peel race was late in the season on 16 Sept 17. It had some ten entrant boats. The race started within the lough (the EDYC normal committee vessel, Holm […]

  • Sun 27 Aug 2017 Strangford Lough Racing Cruiser Association SLRCA at EDYC

    Strangford Lough Racing Cruiser Association 2017 SLRCA – Round the Lough Series Race – Sun 27 Aug at EDYC, Holm Bay start, – Start sequence 5,4,1,0 – First start 13:00 This will be a  round the cans course with a target time of  2hrs 30 mins. The association web site has the background information – […]

  • after the EDYC REGATTA SATURDAY 12 AUGUST 2017

    after the EDYC REGATTA SATURDAY 12 AUGUST 2017 Results are available under the results section of this site (also Strangfordloughregattas.co.uk) and a photo gallery has also been created. Some 80 people attended the barbecue and enjoyed the rest of the evening and night with the resident DJ Andrew.   ( a gallery of around 70 pictures taken of […]

  • Magdaleyne gets fantastic results at West Highland Week 2017.

    Magdaleyne gets fantastic results at West Highland Week 2017. 28th July to 4th August 2017 – Class 5 – 15 competing boats http://whyw.co.uk/points-series-2017/ They have cleaned up – 8 races – 6 firsts and 2 seconds, winning class 5 easily. Congratulations to the helm and crew. Including Andrew Hanna who leaked this information to his […]