RVYC Visitor Pontoons
Welcome to the Royal Victoria Yacht Club
We have an extensive range of on the water activities throughout the year. Some are regular events and others happen annually. From our very active Cadet section, Saturday Open Sailing, Adult Training Evenings, a wide range of RYA Training Courses, extensive Racing and Social Programme, Cruiser and Powerboat groups, we are sure you will find something to help get you on the water.
The Merrydown races organised for 21st of October will be abandoned and will not be sailed at a later date. This is due to winds predicted to be in excess of 30 knots and a yellow wind warning being issued by the Met Office. The 2018 Merrydown will be held on September the 8th and 9th.
Published 9:45am on 6 Oct 2017
The days are getting cooler, boats are laying up, and evenings are getting darker, so what better way to brighten them up than by coming to a Wednesday talk and pie night. We have a full programme of 18 talks kicking off on 18 October with a history of the Isle of Wight distillery with a gin and vodka tasting. Half of the talks this season are by Club members and we are
Published 4:25pm on 4 Oct 2017
Our laying-up supper this year is on Saturday 28 October 2017. This will be the first club event for our new caterers, Munch Bunch and we're sure the menu has something for everyone. Click on the link below for more info about the event and also to download a booking form. You can also now book and pay for all club events through the website by clicking on the event in the calendar
Published 4:45pm on 3 Oct 2017
It was a busy end to the Royal Victoria Yacht Club cadet 2017 sailing season with 45 young people from eight to 18 attending the Cadet Laying Up Supper last Friday. After supper, the cadets were enthralled by a talk by cadet parent, Brian Thompson. Brian is a well-respected British offshore racer who made it into the history books by becoming the first Briton to break the round the world sailing record twice.
Published 2:27pm on 11 Sep 2017