• 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 Ducks first outing 5 May 17 in powerboats

    Friday evening Training sessions for all comers now referred to as Dinghy Ducks had their first outing on 5 May 17 in powerboats. This was due to the 15 knot wind gusting to 20 knots. Powerboats provided more seats and less capsize potential, however many were wet with the spray. Duck himself was nowhere to […]

  • Photo and Media Response

    A massive thank you to all members who sent in photos and media for the club promotional video. We had an astounding response which is wonderful to see. In all, about 200 images and videos were sent in so unfortunately we are not able to use all of the media. We hope to have the […]

  • Something a bit different.

    Rather than the usual updates on things happening currently and in the future at EDYC, we have a bit of a throwback for you all today going back a few years! Martyn Todd has kindly sent us in a Blog of his circumnavigation of Ireland with former EDYC member Allen Young. Its great to have these […]

  • 2016 Season Prizes – the list

    The competitive sailing season has finished, all results are compiled and the outcome of the EDYC races is reflected in this results and prize list. To read the list of winners click here    

  • EDYC Youth Series Event 2016

    Hi All Just a reminder of our Youth Series Event coming up on Sunday 14th August If you have any questions please have a look at the attached PDF or contact EDYC Sailing Captain Rebecca Jeffery for any additional information.  Contact details can be found on the PDF also. EDYC youth series 2016 Thanks and I […]

  • Skiffie Worlds 2016 – 24th to 30th July

    A major rowing event named the Skiffie Worlds 2016 is being held within Strangford Lough. It takes place from 24th July to 30th July 2016. The rowing courses are in the Quoile Estuary (referenced on the Admiralty chart 2156 as Quoile River), with a NE corner close to Moore’s Point. The course is overlooked by […]

  • GP14 Ulsters information – SIs released plus more

    The GP14 SIs – Sailing Instructions are available via our downloads section or via this link GP14 Ulsters Sailing Instructions This event makes our big summer weekend (25/26th June) at the club – camping is plentiful and available on a drained, level and cut site ! Many GP14s will remember their visit to EDYC for […]

  • EDYC Jetty Repairs in Progress

    EDYC Jetty Repairs in Progress EDYC Jetty Repairs 2016   Of all of our Club’s assets at Moymore, the pontoons and the access jetty are amongst the most critical to our member’s enjoyment of their sailing experience on Strangford Lough. The pontoons and bridge receive annual attention in terms of inspection/replacement of chains and less […]

  • Questionnaire Results

    At the beginning of June the Club ran a Questionnaire, we had a great response to this and many thanks to all who took the time to complete it. Last night we conducted a draw from the names of people who submitted a completed survey and a massive congratulations to Michael Petticrew who was the […]