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One Design Regatta 18-19 Aug

We have issued the Notice of Race for the One Design Regatta which is now a 2 day event, Saturday 18th and  Sunday 19th August. A minimum of 3 one-design yachts can form a class so please get organised! There is a reduced entry fee of only £50 for yachts entering by 3rd August. Volunteers […]

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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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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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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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ECSF results

All East Coast Sailing Festival results now on website, East Coast Sailing Festival page.

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Winter 2017-18 berthing on EML pontoon

The Edinburgh Marina Ltd INVITATION TO OVER-WINTER ON THE PONTOON 2017/2018 September 2017 FCYC and RFYC boat owners and non members (preference being given to members) are invited to apply for a berth on the pontoons for the winter season – from Saturday 15 October 2017 until Saturday 8 April 2018. Club members may stay […]

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JPR-3 FCYC Marsh and Surrey cups 13 Aug NEW START TIME

TIMES CHANGED AGAIN: Start time 1645, absolute time limit 2015. Revised course and Sailing Instructions, see Event entry.

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Gavin Adamson Trophy race postponed due to weather

In the light of the forecast and feedback from potential competitors it has been decided to POSTPONE the Gavin Adamson Memorial Trophy Race which was due to be sailed from DBSC on Sunday (25 June). The new date currently proposed is Sunday 27 August.

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Helgoland race now started – Live race updates and Tracker

    Update Tuesday 15.11 bst Moana dismasted but crew all safe.  Returning to port.  Lead boat has done nearly 300 miles already is likely to arrive early tomorrow, Wednesday. Due to bad weather reports (50 knots due Tuesday (ish)) 14 boats have started and are now visible on the LIVE RACE TRACKER. We look forwards […]

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FCYC Annual Sail – Row – Run Event

FCYC Annual Sail – Row – Run Event. Saturday 27 May 1200-1900 BST Outside of EML Pontoon needs to be kept completely free over this period. Yachts, rowing skiffs and runners will be arriving and departing constantly over this period. You co-operation to help smooth running of event will be greatly appreciated. Unattended vessels on […]

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Lift in 2017 a birds eye view…

Thursday, April 27 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Whilst Lift In 2017 was postponed to Thursday 27th April because of adverse forecast on Monday 24th… It was a very successful day in the end. Huge THANK YOU to Ken Dougall for the following photographs, taken by his drone. Lift in as we’ve never seen […]

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Sailing calendar live on Dutyman

The 2017 sailing calendar is now live for members to sign up for racing duties on Dutyman. All sign-ups from the paper sheets that have been in the club house for the last few weeks have been transferred to the online system. There are still lots of duties that need volunteers, so please can all […]

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Upcoming Events

  1. BSC Mazzoni & Costello (Forth Series Div1&2)

    Sunday, July 22
  2. Dinghy Racing

    Sunday, July 22 @ 11:00 am
  3. West Highland Week starts

    Saturday, July 28
  4. Crombie Cup

    Saturday, July 28 @ 2:00 pm
  5. JPR Marsh and Surry (FCYC)

    Sunday, July 29 @ 2:30 pm
  6. Evening Points Late 1/7

    Wednesday, August 1 @ 7:00 pm
  7. Open Sailing 1800

    Thursday, August 2 @ 6:00 pm
  8. Open Sailing

    Thursday, August 2 @ 6:00 pm
  9. Evening Points Late 2/7

    Thursday, August 2 @ 7:00 pm
  10. Friday White Sail 5 SC

    Friday, August 3 @ 7:00 pm