Following the announcement made by World Sailing, it is now mandatory for every competing yacht to have had a Keel and Rudder inspection, both internally and externally, for all races categorised as Cat 3 or above. For the RWYC 2022 season, those races are: OSTAR TWOSTAR RB&I two handed and fully crewed Original Lonely Rock Race It is therefore necessary that...

We have pleasure in offering the RWYC 'Original Lonely Rock Race’'(OLR2022) in association with the Royal Victoria Yacht Club, starting at 1400hrs on Sunday 17th July 2022. The OLR2022 course starts in the area of Ryde Bank, within the gaze of the Royal Victoria Yacht Club, the fleet then exits the Western Solent, on to the Fastnet Rock which they will...

Round Britain & Ireland Race – now with a Fully Crewed class A FULLY CREWED CLASS is now open for entries and will run alongside the classic Double Handed RB&I. At approaching 30 entries, 8 of which are multihulls, this will be a great race for all those competing. With limited spaces of just 50 for the entire fleet, the RB&I...

MailASail OSTAR and Twostar The 60th Anniversary OSTAR race which is sponsored by MailASail is drawing ever closer. Firm entries totalling 13 have already been received from France, Bulgaria, Poland, GBR, Czech Republic and Italy. With at least the same number yet to commit it is perhaps a timely reminder that the early entry discount is coming to an end on...

Saturday 4th December Unfortunately the weather is against us yet again. With the forecast gust strength it would be unsafe to practically manage the fleet so unfortunately dinghy racing on the 4th December is cancelled. Hoping we can get the last two weekends of dinghy racing in to end the year on a high!...

The Commodore welcomes the University of Plymouth Yacht Club to the RWYC. Pictured here with their current Commodore, Dominique Garveigh, he said 'we are delighted to continue our links with the UPYC and we are proud to share our facilities with them'.  ...

We are very pleased to announce our next RWYC ambassador, Paddy Hutchings. Paddy is a Plymouth sailor currently developing a campaign for the Solitare Du Figaro 2022. This is one of the highest profile one-design race events in Europe. The Solitare Du Figaro has been going since 1970. In the past it has been a breeding ground and springboard for sailors...

Friday 19th November 1900 - French Cheese & Wine Evening Tuesday 7th December 1030 - Christmas Coffee Morning Thursday 16th December 1230  - Christmas Lunch Friday 17th December 1800 - Flag Officer’s Christmas Party Saturday 18th December 1800 - Sailor’s Christmas Party Tuesday 21st December 1230 - Christmas Lunch & Draw Friday 24th December...

It is with great pleasure that the Royal Western Yacht Club announces their chosen charity for 2021 & 2022 as 'The Chestnut Appeal for men’s health'. Covering the Southwest of England, the Chestnut Appeal for men's health raises funds to provide essential equipment for research and diagnosis, along with raising awareness for men's cancer. Lesley-Ann Hopkins, Charity Director of 'The...