We start our 2019 sailing season with the Commissioning Cup race on Sunday 24 March. This cup was presented by former Commodore, Ian Vallender, to encourage boats and people out on the water early in the season. In 2018, we had 15 entries, six of which were Squibs. Once again, this is probably going to be an average lap course with all classes starting together. But so that we can plan the best course for
Published 12:19 on 22 Mar 2019
We currently offer these RYA accredited courses shore side and on the water for both members and non members: For published dates and spaces available please see below : Date Course Spaces 23/24 March Power Boat 2 Full
Published 15:03 on 14 Mar 2019
Congratulations are in order for the RVYC as we have successfully gained our RYA Onboard recognition ! Run by sailing's National Governing Body, the RYA, OnBoard is a hugely successful grass roots programme which seeks to make sailing and windsurfing easier to access for 8-18 year olds. Launched in 2005 the programme has helped introduce nearly 900,000 young people across the country to sailing and windsurfing. Hannah Cockle, OnBoard
Published 12:15 on 5 Mar 2019
What a fabulous evening this looks to be with great food and music ! A great way to kick off the sailing season in true RVYC style ! Book your tables / tickets at the bar ASAP .
Published 13:32 on 25 Feb 2019
It seems that spring is in the air and much hard work preparing boats is taking place in gardens and on the creek in anticipation of Easter activities on the water! The Commissioning Cup on March 24 th will see the RVYC fleet back on the water hopefully with not too many sore heads from the Fitting Out Supper the night before! The Sunday racing series starts in earnest on 7 th
Published 11:31 on 7 Feb 2019
Get your diaries out for 2019 as the RVYC Club Programme has gone to print . Lots of exciting dates both on and off the water to look forward to . Please pop in to the Club at the weekend to pick up your copy or have a look at the link below .
Published 09:50 on 5 Feb 2019
Tickets are available at the bar for this fundraising event being held at the Club on February 8th. As well as being great fun , you will also be helping support the Island Games Sailing Team which includes several of our own sailors! So get your cowboy boots dusted off and come on down.
Published 13:49 on 8 Jan 2019
It feels like only yesterday that we were at the Cadet Laying Up Supper and reflecting on the 2018 season . The winter social sessions have been great fun but it's now time to get back into the sailing zone with our registration for the Cadet season 2019 . Please fill in the form detailed below and come along from 1830 on the 11th January 2019 to register your interest .
Published 19:53 on 19 Dec 2018
Lovely to see so many of you here for the RVYC Annual prize giving and great to have the last Frostbite race with such a turnout on the water ! Now we can all have a rest until the Commissioning Cup on March 24th 2019 ! Big shout-out to Martin Harrison who agreed to be our PRO for this series and we were delighted to have the use of SVYC's committee boat, Penguin.
Published 10:53 on 19 Dec 2018
It's that time of the year again at the RVYC when we celebrate the festive season . With so many events coming up have a look on the attached poster to remind yourself of the key dates .
Published 12:05 on 11 Dec 2018