• Killyleagh Yacht Club Topper Traveller No 5 on 2 Oct 16

    The weather was ideal for the last of the season’s Topper Travellers hosted by Killyleagh Yacht Club on 2nd October 16, with a light breeze and a fleet of around 40 overall assembled. This fleet included six Topper 4.2, the smaller sail version of the boat, who uses a shorter course.. After a wind shift, […]

  • Commodore’s Cruise Sun 18 Sept 16

    With the forecast for rain at 15:00 the club met at around 12:00 expectant of a downpour. The cruise destination was selected on wind direction. After a wait to see if the rain at Carryduff would arrive, we made our way to the cruisers as the chevvy photo shows. On the water photos were marred […]

  • Powerboat and safety boat

    Powerboat and safety boat training Autumn 16 EDYC

    Powerboat and safety boat training is being offered on Saturdays in Oct. ie 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th at EDYC Please email secretary@edyc.co.uk with the word Powerboat in the title and your interest (RYA Level II or Safety boat) and contact details within the email. We shall be in touch to confirm receipt and will […]

  • An ashore yacht recovery Tue 13th Sept

    Following the major blow on Sunday an ashore yacht was recovered on the morning high tide of 3.2m on Tuesday, utilizing the Chevvy and several volunteers. The picture shows the before and after of the operation and of note is the small shore team – onshore in red who pulled a halyard meaning the keel […]

  • First autumn storm disrupts moored boats Sun 11 Sept 16

    The first autumn storm on Sunday and Monday, with Southerly winds of 25 knots gusting to 35 knots has disrupted moored boats and moorings within the lough. The featured image is of boats off Killyleagh – below these pics show EDYC and KYC on Monday afternoon 12/9/16. Members should take the next safe opportunity which […]

  • EDYC members win at Wayfarer Irish Inland Champs 2016

    Congratulations to Trevor Fisher and his crews of Emily (Saturday) and Elaine (Sunday). They won the Wayfarer Irish Inland Championships at Cullaun Sailing Club on the weekend of 3rd/4th September 2016 Both Emily and Henry had to retire after Saturday’s racing leaving Elaine free to crew for Trevor, (a match made in heaven if ever […]

  • EDYC Youth at Topper Worlds, Ballyholme

    Some youth members of EDYC competed in the 2016 Rooster International Topper Class World Championships Hosted at Ballyholme Yacht Club from 23th – 29th July. Light winds prevailed the first 4 days but then much more challenging conditions came on day 5. Day 5 – saw Ewan Briggs jump 20 places in one race overtaking […]

  • Race night Sunset Photos Aug 24, 2016

    With possibly the best sunset of the year, how could I resist posting several of these on here! Although there wasn’t much wind, it was a gorgeous night and the pictures speak for themselves. If anyone else has any good ones they want to share, please feel free to send them to one of the club […]

  • EDYC Regatta Photos Now Online!

    Have a look and thanks to all who submitted photos, there are some great action shots throughout and the Prize giving Photos are at the end of the Album. Thanks to everyone that took part and helped out, massive success and the usual fun, here is to next year! R.C.

  • 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 […]