2016 Major Sailing events


2016 sailing calendar is packed with events in addition to regular racing and cruising

  • 23 April  – Start of MYC season

    Club racing starts
    Regular weekend racing including a new Sunday handicap race for keel boatsimage003

  • 17 & 24 April 8 & 15 May – Cruiser Spring Series

Open series raced under IRC and NHC rating/handicap systems. Short in river courses prize giving and lunch following last race on 15 May.
  • 21 & 22 May – Club open days as part of RYA “Push the Boat Out” scheme

IMG_3740m - CopyMYC throws open our doors and invites visitors to come and try sailing and enjoy our outstanding facilities

  • 27 – 28 – 29 May – Squib Easterns

    Open event raced over the weekend

  • 12 June – 52nd MYC Medway Marathon

    Open event, 26 mile course open to monohull dinghies and keel boats less than 30 feet in lengthway

  • 16 – 17 – 18 – 19 June – Wayfarer Nationals

Open event for Wayfarers.  Raced over four days.

  • 7 – 8 – 9 – 10 July – MYC Keel Boat Regatta incorporating Sonata Easterns

image011Open event for keel boats. Raced in four classes under IRC and NHC rating / handicap systems.  White sail class for those who do not normally race.

Sonata Easterns – open event for Sonatas

  • 23 July – Honda Youth Rib Championship SE Regional Finals

Regional finals with the winners of age groups going through to national finals

  • 27 – 28 – 29 – 30 July – Mutiny on the Medwayimage015

Event for our young Oppie sailors – lots of sailing and other activities

  • 31 July – 1-2-3-4-5- August – Cadet Week

MYC is handed over to MYC Cadets and friends (ages 10 to 23) for a week on site full of outstanding sailing and other activities

  • 4 September – Topper Open

Open event for ToppersCADETS

  • 18 September -Commodore’s Day

Racing for all classes, lots of shore-side activity, sail past with cannons, Flag Officers race (toppers!) high tea

  • 29 – 30 September 1 – 2 October – Dragon East Coast Championships

Open event for International Dragons

  • 30 October 6 – 13 – 20 – 27 November – Cruiser Autumn Seriesb89542_b43e7112100b4fd39b1a132bbaa1a553.jpg_srb_p_1310_873_75_22_0.50_1.20_0

Short in river courses.  Prize giving and lunch following last race on 27 November
 2016
Events in 2016 kindly sponsored by Pirates Cave
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