BYY Yacht Clubs

A list of Yacht Clubs taken formt he 1906 publication British Yachts and Yachtsmen

July 28, 2018

Castle Yacht Club

The Castle Yacht Club is one of the senior clubs wholly associated with the Solent classes. There is one noticeable point about the clubs on the […]
July 28, 2018

Seaview Yacht Club

Owing to the rapid popularity gained by the Bembridge Sailing Club, it was decided to form a similar club at Seaview. A meeting of those interested […]
July 28, 2018

Bembridge Sailing Club

In the year 1887 a good deal of sport was obtained in and near the harbour of Bembridge by a series of races in two exactly […]
July 28, 2018

Humber Yawl Club

The Humber Yawl Club was established in 1883 at Hull. After the eastern branch of the Royal Canoe Club ceased to have an active existence the […]
July 28, 2018

Hoylake Sailing Club

Hoylake,situated on the estuary of the Dee, derived its name from a deep-water channel which in the latter part of the seventeenth century ran through a […]
July 28, 2018

Orwell Corinthian Yacht Club

The Orwell was very early in the century a home for yachting. The Orwell Club was flourishing there perhaps as far back as 1830, and the […]
July 28, 2018

Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club

In and around Belfast Lough, whose yachtsmen are numbered amongst the keenest and best in the whole kingdom, there have been many flourishing sailing clubs. By […]
July 28, 2018

Royal Largs Yacht Club

This club was formed in 1882, its first Commodore being Mr. J. Clark, who then owned the yawl Condor, but built the celebrated Wendur in the […]
July 28, 2018

Royal Highland Yacht Club

This club was founded in 1881, at a time when yachting was in a particularly flourishing condition on the West Coast of Scotland. Oban, at which […]