• Our sailors at RYANI Youth Championships 2021

    RYANI Youth Championships and Schools Cup 2021 was held at Carrickfergus Sailing Club on 11th & 12th September. We had a great turn out from EDYC junior sailors this past weekend.   Over 130 dinghy sailors from all over Ireland took part in the event hosted Carrickfergus sailing club with shifting winds.  Congratulations  to  all […]

  • End in Sight – the 2021 Sailing Season

    The end of our competitive season is in sight for many racers. Our calendar of club races finishes on Saturday 11/09/21. A few will carry on with the Frosties at Strangford Lough Yacht Club (SLYC) (Whiterock). The SLYC Frostie Series is attracting several Impalas. The series starts on Saturday 18th September and will include 5 […]

  • Ardglass Race 4th Sept Cancelled

    The Ardglass Race (Sat 4th Sept 21), which runs from Holm Bay to Ardglass Marina has been cancelled this year. It was considered that the tide flow times associated with the available date did not give adequate time for all yachts to return safely before dark. We regret this decision and hope competitors will put […]

  • Huge support for Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt

    Thirty two young people took part in two different treasure hunts at East Down Yacht Club on Sunday 29 August 2021. The Blue Peter V, Portaferry’s RNLI station’s Atlantic 85 RIB, visited to present the prize and to accept a donation from the young people. On the water the twenty sailors were split across Optimists, […]

  • EDYC Treasure Hunt 29 Aug

    29th Aug Noon at top of slip. The day after our regatta

  • Killyleagh Yacht Club Regatta 17 July 2021

    Some pictures via this link http://edyc.co.uk/gallery/killyleagh-regatta-16-july-21/

  • Boat cruise holiday week EDYC July 21

    Members Holiday Week at EDYC  – Sunday  18th July 2021 to Saturday 24th July. 2021 Suited to Cruising Dinghies, Leisure 17s and Drascombes with competent helms and crew. Day Activity High Tide unless specified Saturday 17th  Killyleagh Regatta   1925 Sunday 18th Leave EDYC 1000 make our way North to Mid Island to arrive at […]

  • 2021 Pursuit Race Results -Former Commodore successfully retains title

    A total of sixteen boats ranging from Toppers at 3.4m (11 feet) to a cruiser 12.9 m (42 feet) took part in the 2021 EDYC Pursuit Race. Former Commodore, Gordon Reid, successfully defended his title from 2019. With the same crew in a newer Mark IV Wayfarer, named Mistral 2, there was very little separating […]

  • Start times for Pursuit Race 26 June 2021

    The start times for the pursuit race on Saturday 26 June 2021 are in the table below: Additional start times for other boats may be available, please speak to the RO – Keith Maxwell Warning signal for first start: 14:20 Guidance (subject to change) VHF channel 37 for information at the event Course details – […]

  • Quoile Yacht Club regatta results 16 June 2021

    East Down boats did well in the Quoile Yacht Club regatta, with the Reids taking the large dinghy prize – the class included 2 rs400 & a 29er. An excellet write up giving results is available via this link to the Down Recorder many thanks for this. Further class winners are listed therein with several […]