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The Royal Western Yacht Club have been given a discount code for VIP tickets to watch the Extreme Sailing Series in Cardiff! contact the club for more details.⛵⛵

www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSThJ2YRBTkOver the August Bank Holiday weekend the Extreme Sailing Series™ visits Cardiff for the seventh year running for the only UK Act of the 2018 season, as part ...
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🍷🧀Cheese & Wine Night🧀🍷
Come along and enjoy a cheese platter and a glass of wine Friday 27th July at 7pm.
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The Fireworks Competition is coming up next month, come down to the club for supper and a great view! 🤩 8-9th August ... See MoreSee Less

Enter the RWYC Regatta Day - 21st July 2018!
With a refreshing change of a Time-Gate race for yachts and a predictive log event for motor boats, with a course designed to test navigation skills, but also taking them to areas around Plymouth not usually visited!

A Notice of Race for the Time-Gate race and Predictive Log are now issued and on the website. Entry fees are modest and the day will conclude with a prize-giving and regatta party at the club, in the evening.

rwyc.org/rwyc-regatta-day/
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Why not pop into the club on Friday between 4 and 8pm and enjoy paintings from visiting artists Elizabeth Harwood and Teri Humphries. ... See MoreSee Less

Our RB&I race is well underway with some of competitors having reached Barra. Light winds have been testing the sailors patience! Here you can see Dazcat Belladonna on leg 1.

Dazcat
Just sailing. On board Dazcat 10 Belladonna with Dominic Gooding and Matt Theobald. Excellent footage from Leg 1, Plymouth to Kinsale Round Britain and Ireland 2018

#rbi2018 #dazcatrbi2018 #mocrarbi2018dazcat #multihullcentrerbi2018
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On Friday 29th June - Liz Harwood, a contemporary artist will be exhibiting some of her work at the club. If you are interested in attending follow the event link below!
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/party-of-art-royal-western-yacht-club-tickets-44751732637
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The RWYC Youth Academy are out on the water for their weekly session this evening. Tonight they get to try out the University of Plymouth Yacht Club - J80s! Thanks to club members and UPYC members Hannah Muskett & Ross Perchard for coming along to help take the cadets out on them! ⛵️ ... See MoreSee Less

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The competitors in the twohanded Round Britain and Ireland Race crossed the start line in Plymouth Sound at 1200. The sun shone on the start and a steady easterly breeze allowed many of the competitors to fly their spinnakers before the left the Sound.
An hour into the race the Irens designed trimaran The Edge showed the benefit of a following wind and was well in the lead at the Eddystone. The fleet are now following, headed for Bishop Rock and on to Kinsale, the first stopover port, where they must remain for at least 48 hours before resuming their race.

We are pleased to say the first competitor has reached the first stopover in Kinsale - Chris Briggs on The Edge!

Many thanks to Paul Gibbins for the photo, more can be found here - www.facebook.com/paulgibbinsphotography/

To follow the progress of the fleet, click the link here - rwyc.brandlabdesign.co.uk/rbandi/the-race/tracking/
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Round Britain and Ireland 2018
20 minutes until the start of the RB&I! Good luck to all competitors!! ⛵️
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Linked is some of the events the RWYC have coming up in the next week or so, including our Annual Fitting Out Party & a Quiz Night with the University of Plymouth Yacht Club in aid of Dart Sailability! - https://t.co/i3ftaMwMSl

Our members Fitting Out Party will take place on Friday 13th April - sign up in the club for a Summer Buffet & Drinks!
We here at the club would like to wish all our members, racers & customer a Happy Easter! - https://t.co/ovGuU3RgNq

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The Royal Western Yacht Club of England

A very warm welcome to The Royal Western Yacht Club of England which is internationally known as one of the worlds premier yacht clubs and for its major contribution to the development of short handed ocean racing.

The Plymouth based Club is also recognised as one of the finest yacht clubs in the South of England providing the best possible facilities, overlooking Plymouth Sound, for all generations to enjoy both afloat and ashore.