Welcome to Strangford Lough Yacht Club
If you would like to try out sailing please get in touch and one of our members would be delighted to take you and your family for a sail or even a race! If your children would like to learn how to sail then check out our summer sailing courses or our Sunday sailing club! New members will be made very welcome.
Craning In & Summer Trailer Storage – 2019
Craning in schedules have now been finalised.
We would just like to remind members that there will be limited access to the clubhouse and its grounds during the craning in period.
On that note, the booking form for Summer Trailer Storage 2019 is now live and can be accessed by clicking HERE.
Please fill out the form if you are planning to keep your trailer at SLYC over the summer period. This charge is payable from 1st May.
Open Day 2019
SLYC is delighted to announce that the summer sailing season will begin on Saturday 4th May.
The first races of the season will take place followed by the Commodore’s drinks receptions, starting at 6pm. Members and their guests are most welcome to come along and start the season on a social note!
RYA Push The Boat Out
Come and join us at SLYC for our Push the Boat Out event on Sunday 5th May.
Club members will help you experience a variety of boating including dinghies, powerboats, cruisers and traditional boats.
Afterwards, you are welcome to enjoy food and drink in our clubhouse.
Equipment can be provided, however please bring a change of clothes and a pair of trainers you don’t mind getting wet.
More information and booking can be found here.
SB20 Northern Championships
SLYC are delighted to announce that they will be hosting the SB20 Northern Championships on the 18th and 19th May 2019! Please find further information regarding this event HERE.
RS200 Eurocup & RS400 Northerns
SLYC are delighted to be hosting the 2019 RS200 Eurocup over the Bank Holiday Weekend 24th – 27th May 2019. The RS200s will be joined by the RS400s over the weekend for their Northern Championships. We expect 20 or so local 200s and are looking forward to welcoming a large turnout to our fantastic sailing waters. Further information can be found under the tab titled ‘RS Events’.
Youth Summer Sailing Courses – Booking Open NOW!
Our RYA Youth Summer Sailing Courses 2019 are now open for booking! Please CLICK HERE for more information and for links to the booking forms!
We also have a number of Adult Sailing Courses, Powerboat and Shorebased Courses. Please see the ‘Training and Courses’ tab on Facebook for more information!
Visiting yachts are very welcome, but please be advised we have 1m or less at the pontoon at LW. The clubhouse is normally busy except Monday, Friday and Sunday nights in season and will be locked at other times. To enquire about staying and facilities please call the office on +44(0)28 9754 1883 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
1938 Annotated Strangford Lough Chart
You can purchase a copy of the full size chart in our Clubroom. It would make a wonderful present or addition to your home. For details click HERE.