Come along to the club for an evening of trivia, good food and plenty of laughs on Saturday 15th February as RFYC hosts the first Quiz and Curry Night of 2020. Everybody welcome! Make up your own team with family and friends, skipper and crew, or join in with an existing one when you get […]
The next winter talk will be on Wednesday 22nd January, 2020 at 19:00 for 19:30.
The RYA Day Skipper practical course is the qualification needed to charter a yacht, which could take you to all corners of the world. Giving you the necessary skills to skipper a boat in daylight in familiar waters, the course allows students to hone their sailing and crew management skills – perfect for racing or […]
The next winter talk will be on Wednesday 4 December at 19:00. Join us to hear all about the delivery trip Ann and Tim undertook with their new boat.
Note: Clubhouse bar open from 3pm onwards.
For the first of the 2019/2020 Winter Talks, Stuart Moffat and Thomas Barbour from the UK Border Force attended RFYC on Wednesday 16th October, 2019 to discuss recent work done by the agency and to introduce members to Project Kraken, a joint law enforcement operation tackling maritime border crime around over 11,000 miles of British […]
Read this if you’re preparing to lift your boat out of the water for the Winter months…
Some of our races had to be rescheduled this season, so here are the new dates:
On Saturday 21st September, 2019 the one-week-old two-person crew of newly un-renamed H-Boat “Hopscotch” (aka: “Blocks“) set out to join in the Late Saturday Series 3 Races. Hoping only to gain experience, this adventurous duo gained far more experience than they hoped or wished for. But both survived and lived to tell the tale. If […]
Although lift-out is fast approaching, we have plenty of social events planned to keep you busy in the autumn months. Check out this handy summary below, and go to the events calendar for full details.
Louise’s blog starts today! Leaving behind the sunny shores of Granton for seven nights on board a yacht in Marbella, Louise will be crewing for a Yachtmaster prep week and exam. Keep up with the latest sun-filled posts here.
Registration is open for the One Design Regatta. You can download a registration form from the event page here: http://www.rfyc.org/event/one-design-weekend/.
Open Sailing is your opportunity to try out sailing with the Royal Forth Yacht Club. Non-members are very welcome to join us. Sign up on the event page here. Please arrive at the club with warm, ideally waterproof and windproof clothing (we are having a Scottish summer!), at 17:30 on Thursday 8th August. You will be […]
With seven boats in three fleets, the fourth mid evening points race yesterday evening had a good turnout. Our recent addition to the Squib fleet, Cascade, joined the racing, with a great performance. Here are just a few of the photos taken from the committee boat: Conditions were much better than expected, as the predicted […]
Sunday 21st July 2019 With a reasonable day forecast (albeit with no predicted wind whatsoever) members and guests gathered in the clubhouse at 09:30 hrs to discuss proposals for this latest Cruise in Company. We were pleased on this occasion to have the ‘C in C’ over a rising tide, so options for the day […]