• Covid Guidance Update 11 Jan 22

    It is hard to keep up with the guidance changes – so here are some notes and a reference to RYANI guidance which is our specialist source in relation to sailing. It is strongly recommended that, given the high transmission rates of the Omicron Variant, everyone attending a sporting event should take a Lateral Flow […]

  • Icicle Series Sun 9th Jan 22 report

    A posted change to the Sailing Instructions enabled us to have the opportunity of two races. Earlier we thought only one – having been caught between low water at 12:00 and sun set at 16:30 approx. The rest of the series should have two races a day – we think we have the tides. With […]

  • Icicle series SI amendment for 9 Jan 22

    Amendment no 1 to SIs Version 3 On page 1 delete the words “There will be one race scheduled for this day as sunset is at 16:19” The full table is available as PDF link here

  • Protest ! – document help as well

    Some document help in relation to race related protest management.

  • First Icicle Races Sun 2 Jan 22 EDYC

    Today Sun 2 Jan 2022 after following Gov and club guidelines that officials taking part in events take a covid lateral flow test before participating, in the interests of keeping both sailors and support teams as safe as possible. The club saw wind from the south west at 19 knots but gusting to 21 knots […]

  • Last race Die Hard series Killyleagh 31 Oct 21

    After many windy Sundays of racing the last race of the Die Hard Dinghy series at Killyleagh Yacht Club on 31 Oct 21 had light or no wind. This meant that many sailors learnt more about the local tide currents in the KYC moorings. A standard windward leeward course was laid with windward being into […]

  • Leisure 17 a class at EDYC Sept 21

    The Leisure 17 class at EDYC is one of the strongest and most popular classes in our club with a recent expansion surge. The class is to be supported by keel boat training. To this end the club has its own Leisure 17 called Minstrel moored close to the end of the slipway. Training has […]

  • 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 […]

  • EDYC Regatta RESULTS Sat 28 Aug 21

    Results & A photo gallery from the event with 90 photographs from the event is now available — a second (higher resolution) gallery is also available – go thro the Gallery tab of this web site Results The full set of results are available as Race 8 (Scroll thro the races to get to Race […]