New Notice to Mariners using Western approaches to the Solent
Peter Nell has drawn our attention to a potentially nasty new hazard off Hurst Spit. See https://www.southamptonvts.co.uk/Admin/content/files/NTMs/2023/2023%20No%2036%20(T)%20Port%20of%20Southampton%20-%20Western%20approaches%20to%20the%20solent.pdf
Published 15:21 on 14 Mar 2023
REYC 2023 Racing Programme
The REYC 2023 Racing Programme is now live! Take a look at the Calendar section of this website and start registering your interest for events with the Offshore Racing Sec.
Published 20:56 on 9 Jan 2023
Cruising Trophies - 2022 Season
Long Distance Log Avalanche Trophy. Awarded for a cruise containing a passage of longer than 1,000 nautical miles.
Coastal Log Torch Trophy. Awarded for a cruise in mainly coastal (or inland) waters, of 7 or more days.
Published 15:03 on 19 Oct 2022
Sappers defend Lagos Trophy for 5th consecutive year
Sappers defend title of Army Inter Corps Team Racing Champions 2022 marks the fifth consecutive year that Sappers have won the Lagos Trophy. After a total of 3 round robins being completed, the Royal Engineers A team were to compete against the REME in a best of 5 races to see who would be the 2022 Army Inter Corps Champions. Many congratulations all.
Published 17:29 on 7 Oct 2022
Postponement of Mary Cup Regatta
During this period of mourning and reflection it would not be appropriate for the Royal Engineer Yacht Club to race the Mary Cup on Sunday 18 September. This reflects MOD Guidance which we as a Service-related charity support. All Royal Engineer Weekend social activities across Medway will also be sharply curtailed, but it should no way should this be seen as constraining decisions made by other sailing clubs on the Medway. We
Published 12:50 on 12 Sep 2022
Mary Cup event at Chatham - Sunday 18th September 2022 - call for entries
Entries are now open for the historic Mary Cup event to be held at Chatham on Sunday 18th September 2022. See attached poster for details.
Published 20:26 on 16 Aug 2022
Trojan wins Beaufort Cup Fastnet Race at 2022 Cork week
News just in that Trojan has won the Fastnet Race within the Beaufort Cup in the International Inter-Service Sailing Regatta, being hosted by the Royal Cork Yacht Club and supported by the Irish Defence Forces and run as part of Cork Week. https://afloat.ie/sail/events/cork-week/item/55366-trojan-work-by-british-army-pays-dividends-in-fastnet-race-of-beaufort-cup Fantastic achievement for our crew and apparently the first time it's been won by a non-Irish yacht.
Published 20:19 on 15 Jul 2022
Countdown to RESTW 2022 - poster to share
With RESTW now less than three months away here's a poster promoting each of the sailing disciplines available. Please share it widely around the Corps.
Published 20:26 on 26 Jun 2022
Cruising Abroad 2022
A link to the official UK Government site is: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/notice-... The RYA Advice Blog is at: https://www.rya.org.uk/blog/going-abroad-in-2022?u...
Published 11:16 on 11 May 2022
150th Anniversary of grant of Blue Ensign Warrant to REYC
Members are reminded that 2022 is the 150th Anniversary of the original Admiralty grant of a Blue Ensign warrant to REYC. This anniversary will be commemorated at key events throughout the year, beginning with the Lymington Meet in May 2022.
Published 18:05 on 17 Apr 2022
Athena Yachting offer to REYC members
Athena Yachting Member discounts on Ionian Charters
Published 20:48 on 29 Jan 2022