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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.
Over the Summer, Zoe Irons, Luke Sheridan, Henry Giles, Florrie Webb, Jack Fellows and Ben Arthur all worked incredibly hard to obtain their RYA Dinghy Instructor licences. This was a gruelling six day course prior to which they were required to demonstrate sailing ability at the level of the RYA Advanced Sailing modules; to have obtained their powerboat drivers' licence; to have passed an RYA Sailing First Aid course.; and to have completed the
Published 10:50am on 6 Sep 2018
The Creek Race took place in almost tropical conditions on Sunday ! A very big thank you to Luke Sheridan, Steve Sheridan and Brian Thompson who took out groups of young Cadets so that they could experience racing, most of them for the first time. Much appreciated! It was a tricky race with very strong tides, but the lovely sunny weather meant that it was great fun nonetheless. Brian's boat, crewed
Published 10:29am on 6 Sep 2018
Entries are coming in thick and fast with some great competition from other Solent based boats , RVYC members don't leave it too late ! It would help us hugely to have entry forms in by 12 noon on Friday . The organising committee have been hard at work with RIB support teams have been allocated , Race officers and assistants agreed, as well as a BBQ organised and shoreside activities planned. Tell
Published 4:50pm on 5 Sep 2018
RVYC member Steve Warren-Smith, sailing Aquabat with Stu Rix, has won the 2018 Squib National Championship held during Cowes Week. A fantastic result, particularly in this 50th Anniversary year and with an enormous fleet of 99 - well done!
Published 1:29pm on 13 Aug 2018