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Crew Exchange Survey – initial results and next steps

Thanks to all who have already completed the crew exchange survey. The survey is still open if you would like to add your opinions and requirements. Here is a quick summary of the results.  Number of responses  – 20 as of Sunday 9th Aug Ratio of skippers to crews: 26:10 (people were allowed to tick multiple […]

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Helgoland Race to Edinburgh 2015

  The beautiful German racing yachts are due to set off on their race to Edinburgh on Monday 25th May and we will all be able to track their progress online.  We expect the first finishers from Wednesday 27th May and hope to have 20+  yachts on the pontoons. It creates a real buzz to have them […]

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Edinburgh Regatta 2014

The regatta this year started in challenging conditions.  Sponsored again by Edinburgh Gin, some 23 boats took part and some exciting racing  ensued.  One boat capsized, though quickly recovered.  On Sunday the weather calmed off for the early races but the rain was a dampner on the proceedings Full report here soon, but in the […]

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Edinburgh Regatta 2013

The 2013 Edinburgh Regatta sponsored by Edinburgh Gin.  Report and photos from Liz Tulloch The 2013 Edinburgh Regatta, held on 22/23rd June certainly provided challenging conditions for the 23 competitors. Skies were overcast on both days with gust rapidly overtaking gust and stirring up a cauldron of troubled waters. The effect was real Twilight of […]

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Edinburgh Regatta 2013 – Sponsored by Edinburgh Gin

The Edinburgh Regatta  has  become “The Forth’s Favourite Annual Regatta” based on last year’s attendance.  There were over 40 boats, a great social atmosphere all linked to solid racing.  There was even sunshine to help the atmosphere along. This is the report and pictures from last year’s event.  Just as a taster of what is […]

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Safety Procedures for Dinghy Racing

This short document has been written to clarify the responsibilities of the various people involved in dinghy racing events. Note that it is not meant to cover every situation or to replace experience or common sense. RFYC Racing safety procedures Sarah Robertson

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2011 Talisker RS Elite Nationals

  more at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/28692597@N04/sets/72157627124304571/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/gallery-ecosse/ Photos also at: Liz Tulloch: www.clikpic.com/lizpics   Talisker RS Elite Nationals 2011 at the Royal Forth Yacht Club 21 – 24 July Day 4 21-24 July 2011 By RS Sailing 24 Jul 2011 After a short delay while the wind settled and the tension built the fleet got away with […]

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  1. Prizegiving

    Saturday, November 17
  2. AGM

    Thursday, November 22
  3. Wednesday 5th December – A West Coast Voyage – 2018 presented by Brian Roberston 7 for 7:30 pm

    Wednesday, December 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  4. Christmas lunch

    Friday, December 14 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Visitors from Port Edgar

    Wednesday, January 2, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  6. Winter Talk

    Wednesday, January 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
  7. Wednesday 9th January – Sailing Round Britain with Charles Walrow 7pm for 7:30pm

    Wednesday, January 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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    Saturday, February 2, 2019

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