• 22 Aug – Topper Traveller BHYC

    Topper Traveller – 22nd August 2020 Ballyholme Yacht Club in association with Topper Ireland are delighted to be hosting a Topper Traveller on Saturday 22nd August. Full Entry Fee: £25 ENTRIES WILL CLOSE FRIDAY 21st AUGUST @ 1800 hrs Enter on-line only see below Please read the Event Covid Guidelines here CLICK HERE FOR NOR […]

  • EDYC 2020 Club Race Series

    A series of club races is to be organised for Wednesdays evenings. 12, 19, 26 August and 2, 9 September. Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions are in the downloads section Racing courses (downloads section) are to be as in 2019 with potentially AF being common. Each week, the RO will be a volunteer – […]

  • COVID-19 update 27 July 20

    Of course this COVID-19 update of 27 July 20 relates to boating and our EDYC club and we are endebted to RYA NI for their work in the collation and preparation of the notes which are being signposted by this link. The link above takes you to a six page word document. Many sources exist […]

  • Recreation ! in late July

    Club recreational activty occurred on Wed night 22nd July and was as never before. It attracted small numbers of enthusiasts. Just a few shots of one group of boats – other groups were present including Wayfarers (Cruiser, L17 and Laser) but camera feedback has not been received. Outside showering is now provided. Including natural showers.

  • EDYC Training Summer 2020

    In the unprecidented circumstances we are all experiencing, EDYC is offering sail training this summer 2020. The club requires indications of what training will be taken up and hence what training to offer. In collecting this information we are enlisting survey monkey to structure a small questionnaire, which can be rapidly analysed in bulk and […]

  • Timely Scottish News with a local connection – RYA Scotland

    RYA Scotland say – “The 3rd of July will see a return to boating in Scotland as travel and overnight restrictions are eased. This is particularly special for one sailing couple.” The RYA Scotland WEB article is available here This cruising news article features our own EDYC past Sailing Captain and we all wish her […]

  • EDYC Sail Training Summer 20

    Sail Training at EDYC in the summer of 2020 will be taking a different format, which is being developed and planned to meet all RYA and Govt Covid-19 requirements., thus it is in an advancing state. We know there is demand there and that we have instructors willing to provide the training. This year we […]

  • COVID 19 UPDATE EDYC 29 May 20

    COVID-19 Update: As a club we require: ·       Adherence to the guidance of the NI Executive, including use of second homes, and in particular involving hand washing, social distance, avoiding shared hard surfaces, and self-isolation if symptomatic. If in doubt, stay at home. Currently, there is a limit of 6 people (with social distancing) meeting […]

  • Chandlery Needs May 20

    If you are looking for chandlery items during lockdown – Down Marine may be able to help. Email details of your requested items to sales@downmarine.com with your name and phone number and they should get back to you within a few days.


    Marine buoy on South Coast of Strangford Lough May 20 MINESTO MGS BUOY (MMSI: 992351267) is a Navigation Aid and is sailing under the flag of United Kingdom. Her length overall (LOA) is 12 meters and her width is 10 meters. She is currently on the south coast of Strangford Lough and those seeking fuller […]