RAYC Offshore Regatta 2020
The RAYC Regatta 2020 took place at Yarmouth from Friday 4th to Sunday 6th September hosted by the Royal Solent Yacht Club.
Eight yachts participated. Three excellent courses were set on the Saturday, with tough, variable conditions in light airs in the morning and strong tides. The wind filled-in suitably for two excellent races in the afternoon.
A passage race on Sunday back to Gosport completed the Regatta.
The Commodore’s account of the Regatta is under News.
After much deliberation, planning, and multiple last minute adjustments we managed did it and managed to pull off an event on our 71st year! Despite Yarmouth Harbour being near capacity with two other rallies we were suitably accommodated and the eight yachts competing this year enjoyed excellent company from cockpit to cockpit. RSYC were once again outstanding hosts and we are grateful for their continued support and loyalty to the RAYC: the crew aboard the More »
Published 19:01 on 11 Sep 2020
Fellow Gunner Sailors, You might be interested in a charity attempt by former soldier Jordan Wylie who is currently paddle boarding around UK. His efforts were brought to our attention by Peter Newell, a long-standing member of the RAYC, and we offered to advertise this remarkable feat. You can track Jordan live via the link below. His team have faced some logistical challenges, so if he is passing your home port or holiday More »
Published 14:34 on 14 Aug 2020