• Marine Radio Course and Exam

    Full Title RYA Marine Radio Short Range (SRC) Certificate Course Where?          East Down Yacht Club When?           16th Feb 2019 Saturday Cost?              £60.to EDYC members (else £75)  There is an additional exam fee of £60, payable directly to the RYA.  The course fee includes the RYA VHF Handbook, handouts and learning materials. Course subjects include: […]

  • Foundations poured

    If it is not too much of a play with words, foundations have been laid marking a milestone in the RIB shed project. Wednesday’s calm weather allowed the work to be completed and means that a setting period follows within which no construction work will take place.

  • Lone Killyleagh Skiff makes passage thro the Dorn Jan 19

    In the calm conditions of Saturday 5 Jan 2019, a lone Killyleagh skiff rowed through the Dorn, past EDYC heading south. Not much was happening at the club that day and the photos show the stillness and the skill of these rowers as they passed. We hope they had an enjoyable outing and that soon […]

  • Diesel Engine operation, faults and maintenance

    A practical training course to be held at EDYC. A working engine is trailed to the club and the instructor will use this as part of the course work. The course includes a student pack and certificate. Here are the course details: the principles of diesel engine operation the systems and parts of the engine […]

  • AGM and Festive message to EDYC members and friends

    Firstly, thank you to everyone who attended the recent EDYC,  Annual General Meeting, whether as a prize winner, as one for the many who organised the room and prizes, and the mulled wine and snacks, or as an interested member involved in shaping our future direction as a club. It was great to see the drone […]

  • Advances with project RIB shed

    Photos show the start made for the RIB shed project. A picture saves a thousand words !

  • First Aid Course Jan 19

    EDYC is running an RYA First Aid Course for Members on Saturday the 20th January 19, this is an excellent opportunity to learn some new skills or refresh some existing knowledge. It is important that we have first aid trained members in the club, and we hope to see a good response to the first […]

  • December Prize Giving and AGM 2018

    The club prize giving took place on Sunday 2nd December. Members enjoyed mulled wine, mince tarts and shortbread as they assembled and reacquainted themselves.. The club was well attended and many new faces were noted within the winners. The more serious business of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) followed. There were several motions both from individual […]

  • AGM 2nd Dec 18 Annual General Meeting

    Don’t forget the AGM Sunday 2nd December 2018 Members mail has issued with agenda etc.

  • Will U be there at the members lunch ?

    In case you have missed recent emails,  the EDYC members lunch is coming up on this Sunday 18 November with an illustrated presentation by two lovely guys John Mongomery and John Magowan from the RNLI. It is not too late  to decide to come, contact Margie from whom a menu is available – we would […]