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Entries for Edinburgh Regatta close this Friday 28th June

The Edinburgh Regatta is taking place this Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June. There are 3 races planned on Saturday and 2 on Sunday for Fleet 1 and for the Cruiser class there is a passage race planned for each day. Entries are due by Friday 28th June to allow the race organisers to plan class […]

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Success at the Squib Scottish and Northern Championships

Squib Scottish and Northern Championships By Will Davies The Scottish and Northern area Squib Championships were held over the weekend of 4th/5th May at Royal Forth Yacht Club in Edinburgh. The club was delighted to welcome Squibs from Royal Yorkshire YC and Royal Tay YC, to compliment the ever growing fleet of Squibs in Edinburgh. […]

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Weekend’s race results on website

The RFYC Opening Regatta and Squib Scottish Nationals were held on the weekend of 4-5th May. Results are on the website, and can be accessed from the Race Results 2019 page.

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2019 Sailing Instructions Now Available

Click below to view or download 2019 Sailing Instructions, released by Sailing Committee, May 2 2019

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2019 Sailing Calendar available

Download the newly released 2019 sailing calendar here, or from the sidebar. In the next couple of weeks the event calendar will be fully populated and the Boatmans’ Hours table filled in for the summer. Boatman Hours start Monday 15th April. Lift-in 18th April with backup the next day.

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September in the Clubhouse…

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August in the Clubhouse

After race nibbles and food. Not just for racers! All members, and their families and friends, are welcome – non members to be signed in.

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150th Anniversary Regatta Results

The RFYC 150th Anniversary Regatta, sponsored by Urban Union, was held on a sun drenched midsummer weekend with near-perfect sailing conditions. Members of five yacht clubs participated, with two international-level competitors. Full results for the dayboat fleet are available here. Full results for the cruiser class are available here. The series results were: Fleet 1: […]

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Our Parade of Sail, 2nd June

From HM Naval Base Clyde’s Facebook Page: ONE OF the world’s oldest yacht clubs has marked its 150th anniversary with a visit from Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal on June 2. The Royal Forth Yacht Club was formed in 1868 by a group of 26 local gentlemen seeking to promote boating among the people […]

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Race Results 2018

  Event name Date Opening Regatta 28th April  Saturday Series – Early (6 races) May – June Evening Points Early Series (8 races) May – June Dingy Races (4 races) June – October Joint Friday white sail with FCYC May – August Joint Passage Race (JPR) 1 – FCYC/RFYC Inchkeith Trophy 3 June Coronation Cup 16 […]

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An update for racers – this week’s news and events

Rusty Racers and Curry Night- Wednesday 25th April 7 for 7.30pm Stewart Robertson (2017 RS400 Scottish Champion and 2nd in Europeans!) has kindly offered to remind us about the racing rules and this is an ideal opportunity to invite all new or potential members along or anyone who wants to start or improve their racing. […]

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2018 Sailing Instructions and Calendar published

The 2018 Sailing Instructions, updated 2018 Sailing Calendar, and 2018 White Sail Allowance form are now available.  

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Opening Regatta and Practice Race

Members will have noted the change to lift in date to Monday 30th April but we still intend to run the planned practice race on Monday 23rd April  and/or the Opening Regatta on Saturday 28th April.

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Club Launch service

The club launch service will commence on Monday 16th April to facilitate club racing and members who will be lifting in prior to Monday 30th April.

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This is our 150th Anniversary Year!

For details of everything we are doing to mark the occasion, see our 150th Anniversary page.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Friday White Sail 6 C

    Friday, July 19 @ 6:45 pm
  2. Anstruther Muster

    Saturday, July 20
  3. Mid Saturday Series 2 races 1

    Saturday, July 20 @ 3:30 pm
  4. Mid Evening Points 4/5

    Wednesday, July 24 @ 7:00 pm
  5. Open Sailing 4

    Thursday, July 25 @ 5:30 pm
  6. Mid Evening Points 5/5

    Thursday, July 25 @ 7:00 pm
  7. West Highland Week starts

    Friday, July 26
  8. Friday White Sail 7 SC

    Friday, July 26 @ 7:00 pm
  9. Neilson Plate

    Saturday, July 27 @ 11:00 am
  10. Burntisland Sailing Club Regatta (Forth Series Div 2)

    Sunday, July 28

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