• Respect the water – a campaign by RLNI

    Respect the water  – a campaign by the RLNI Everyone can play a role in helping the RNLI prevent drowning. Look out for Respect the Water adverts in cinemas, on billboards and online and listen out for it on radio stations across the UK and Republic of Ireland this summer. Watch the film, share it […]

  • Wayfarer Get-together 7:30pm sharp on the 4th April 2017

    Hi All, Hope you’ve all had a great off-season. It’s now time to think about our exploits on the water again. Annual refresher chat from Trevor on the  Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS). To this end we are having our annual refresher chat from Trevor on the rules of racing. This will be a light-hearted […]

  • Dinghy Duck outings at EDYC (Friday eves May and June)

    Dinghy Duck has been hibernating with friends in the sailing office at EDYC and now with the temperature reaching 14 degrees centigrade and higher he has emerged and was seen sitting in the sun. Dinghy Duck enjoyed last years Training Week and wants more ! Dinghy Duck intends to be at all EDYC Friday night […]

  • EMILY’S CODE

    Emily’s Code was launched at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show 4th March 2017 It is a reminder that SAFETY should be uppermost and the code contains a check list of key safety preparation actions for water users.   The code is straightforward. It states: “Wear a suitable lifejacket or buoyancy aid Service equipment Get trained […]

  • 15 EDYC members take the shorebased Yacht Master course.

    Summer Wednesday evenings are now a distant memory.  So what do sailors do midweek when the boat is stored away for the winter and the sails are dried and stored.   One option taken by 15 EDYC members is the shorebased Yacht Master course.  For 21 weeks two hours every Wednesday evening until next March, fifteen of us will be […]

  • Power Boat RYA Level II + RYA Safety Boat Training Courses

    Our club needs trained and qualified Power Boat drivers and safety boat helms. They provide us with assistance at our dinghy events and other club activity. The power boat qualifications involve experience and instruction in driving our RIBS and Chevvy. They enable the candidate to have a confident approach to power boat handling in these […]