Links

These links are provided as a service to our members.

The Royal Forth Yacht Club cannot warrant or guarantee any of these services or be responsible for the use that members or visitors make of them. There are separate tabs for

Other Clubs and

Class Associations.

Local development

Forth Road Bridge operations – Amey have taken over operation of the old and new Road bridges from the Forth Estuary Transport Authority (FETA), which has now been disbanded and staff transferred to the new organisation.

Forth Ports

Waterfront Edinburgh

Forth Estuary Forum

Yahoo Groups – for group contacts

RFYC

Edin_crew

FYCA Sailing

PEYC

H-Boats

Reference

North Sails – Using ‘tell’ tails

Tripbuzz/sailing guide US based but some useful info

Useful

Notices to Mariners from Forth Ports

http://www.weatheronline.co.uk/

Royal Cruising Club Free information of interest to cruising yachtsmen including passage planning guides

Royal Yachting Association full of useful information and guidelines

Royal National Lifeboat Institution

Maritime and Coastguard Agency

Safety Of Life At Sea (SOLAS)

International Sailing Federation (ISAF)

Interesting

Seal pups – trips to view T: 07774103405

or email billsimpson@seahunter-marine.co.uk

Official HMY Britannia site

International Burgee Registry

Americas cup

Yachts and Yachting

Yachting life

Flags and more – www.oceanworld.co.uk

Granton History website – lots of historical information and old photos – see what Granton Harbour looked like when it was a major port used by large commercial vessels!

 

 

2017 Sailing Calendar

2017 Sailing calendar: click here

Wind and Tide

For current wind at Braefoot Bay and Ichcolm Island, click here.

For current tidal height and wind for Leith: click here.

To download 2017 tide tables, courtesy of Forth Ports Ltd: click here .

VISITORS

For visitor facilities: click here.

Join us on Facebook!

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Read the 2016 yearbook on line!

Club Yearbook 2016

2016 Sailing Instructions

2016 Sailing Instructions: click here

Upcoming Events

  1. Harbour Committee. Moorings: Info on how to use them effectively, efficiently and safely

    Thursday, March 30 @ 7:00 pm
  2. Acoustic music session April 2017

    Sunday, April 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. Sailing Cmtee: Pre-season Racing Evening

    Tuesday, April 18 @ 7:00 pm
  4. Push the Boat Out day 2017

    Sunday, May 14 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  5. Nordseewoche and Helgoland to Edinburgh race

    Monday, June 5 - Saturday, June 10
  6. East Coast Sailing Festival 2017

    Friday, September 1 - Monday, September 4