• 2021 Season Prizes

    The 2021 AGM is by Zoom. Our season prizes have been bought and engraved as follows. We eagerly await when we can all feel safe meeting indoors to have a prize giving.  Alternatively we may get an opportunity to have a prize giving in Bob’s Garden sometime early in the new season. PERPETUAL CUPS Wayfarer […]

  • The AGM of EDYC : 5th Dec 21

    ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING -ZOOM Sunday 5th December 2021 Dear Fellow Member, Due to the ongoing pandemic the Executive Committee will hold this years meeting virtually on Zoom software. The 55th East Down Yacht Club AGM will be held on Sunday 5th December at 2.30pm sharp. I would advise that this year there are two resolutions, […]

  • The 2021 AGM of EDYC 5th Dec

    NOTICE of the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Sunday 5th December 2021 Dear Fellow Member, Due to the ongoing pandemic the Executive Committee will hold this years meeting virtually on Zoom software. The 55th East Down Yacht Club AGM will be held on Sunday 5th December at 2.30pm sharp. I would advise that this year there are […]

  • Developing the EDYC Training Plan Nov 21

    Training at EDYC Nov 2021 and onwards In ideal circumstances our club could undertake a training needs analysis and database the results so we can manage appropriate courses, however we operate on a simpler level. We seek an indication of your training wishes now by your completion and return of a simple word form . […]

  • 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 […]

  • EDYC Beautiful place BUT prepare for Winter Storms – Oct 21

    EDYC Beautiful place BUT prepare for Winter Storms – Oct 21 Edyc is a beautiful and often tranquil place and the rainbow over Taggart Island is a regular sight. However storms are also part of the weather we experience and history shows that the first storm of the winter catches people and members unprepared. Previous […]

  • Autumn actions and Yard Parking Oct 21

    The Autumn season is now with us and it is time for boat parking and maintenance. In order that you and the executive make the best use of our club space in winter – can we ask that:- 1) Property – Please ensure that your property is marked in accordance with Club Rule 49a and […]

  • EDYC Membership consultation 25 Sept 2021

    A membership consultation paper has been issued by the club secretary (Sat 25 Sept). This will have arrived by email on Saturday morning and includes a request to complete an on-line form. (Five questions). Please attend to this email and associated form with returns before next Saturday (by 2 October). We need ALL MEMBERS INCLUDING […]

  • 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 […]