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2017

Monday 9th October 2017
EARLY AUTUMN-VENTURE 2017
LYC Results are provisional as of 19:28 on October 9, 2017 VENTURE 1 Class Sailed: 3, Discards: 0, To count: 3, Rating system: NHC1, Entries: 15, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Monday 9th October 2017
EARLY AUTUMN IRC 2017
LYC Provisional Results as of 19:12 on October 9, 2017 IRC 1 Class Sailed: 2, Discards: 0, To count: 2, Rating system: IRC, Entries: 13, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Saturday 16th September 2017
Your club needs you
The sailing committee under the chair of Andy Napper want to assist the Chris Bailey, the Venture Captain, to relaunch the Venture fleet. We wish to try and enthuse people to go out on the water and (More info)

Monday 28th August 2017
Amendments to race 2017 schedule
The start times of the first race on all 3 days (3rd, 16th and 17th September) has been changed as per the attached document (More info)

Monday 28th August 2017
SUMMER IRC 2017
LYC Provisional Results as of 9:11 on August 28, 2017 IRC 1 Class Sailed: 9, Discards: 3, To count: 6, Rating system: IRC, Entries: 13, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Sunday 27th August 2017
SUMMER-VENTURE 2017
LYC Results are provisional as of 9:22 on August 27, 2017 VENTURE 1 Class Sailed: 7, Discards: 2, To count: 5, Rating system: NHC1, Entries: 13, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Tuesday 15th August 2017
Clipper Dinner
Clipper Dining Event Tuesday 15th of August 2017 at the Quayside Marina Home of the Liverpool Yacht club 7:30pm for 8:00pm Tickets - £40 per person inc. wine (More info)

Thursday 3rd August 2017
Amendments to racing
The Sailing Committee has decided to postpone the race scheduled for the 20th of August as it conflicts with the recently scheduled satrt of the Clipper Round the World race. The committee felt that (More info)

Tuesday 18th July 2017
Long Series 7, Puffin Island Race
SI's for the Long series 7 are attached to this post. This race forms part of the LYC loing series. (More info)

Sunday 16th July 2017
July Grapevine 2017
To download the July 2017 Grapevine, just click on the picture Racing There has been a lot of racing, so rather than tell you everything that has been happening we have just highlight a few (More info)

Saturday 15th July 2017
Cruising Captain Profile - Steve Caunter
In everything I have set out to achieve, my ambitions have always exceeded my abilities. In 1982 I jumped at the invitation to crew a Heron Dinghy at Crosby Marina Lake with my old school (More info)

Tuesday 20th June 2017
2017 Lyver Trophy Information
Notice of Race for Lyver Trophy (More info)

Monday 12th June 2017
2017 long series bureaucracy
Entry Form (to be completed and sent to race control on registration, along with race fee AND IRC certficcate if appropriate) AND Shoreside Contact form (to be completed BEFORE leaving dock and left (More info)

Sunday 4th June 2017
2017 LYC Regatta SI's
Sailing instruction / notice of race fopr the upcoming LYC regatta. Dont forget the RMYC regatta on Saturday ;) (More info)

Sunday 4th June 2017
Royal Mersey Regatta NoR
Notice of Race for RMYC's 2017 Regatta Start times for LYC boats are 11:45 (IRC) and 11:50 (Venture/NHC) Although its too far out to rely on the forecast, but it looks good for the weekend. (More info)

Saturday 3rd June 2017
2017 Isle of Man Midnight Race
Not long now to the 98th Isle of Man Race. So if you want to enter this fabtastic race, please read the sailing instructions (More info)

Thursday 1st June 2017
2017 Long Series Holyhead to Bar Light
Amendment to Long Series 4. Holyhead to Bar Light The sailing committee has resolved to postpone this race due to tide timings My apologies for not relaying this earlier, I thought I had done so. (More info)

Monday 29th May 2017
2017 Holyhead Regatta Results
The Holyhead Regatta, a joint venture between Holyhead Sailing Club and Liverpool Yacht Club was held over Spring Bank Holiday 2017 (27th, 28th & 29th May). Despite a low turn out, 6 yachts 3 (More info)

Monday 29th May 2017
Delivery Trip
On 5th May 2017 Jan Anderton joined the crew of a delivery company who were required to deliver a Contest 48 from Medemblik in Netherlands to Cascais in Portugal. Setting out again on another (More info)

Tuesday 23rd May 2017
SPRING IRC 2017
LYC Provisional Results as of 19:48 on May 23, 2017 IRC 1 Class Sailed: 2, Discards: 0, To count: 2, Rating system: IRC, Entries: 12, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Monday 22nd May 2017
2017 Holyhead regatta Sailing instructions
Sailing instructions and general information for the Holyhead regatta (More info)

Friday 19th May 2017
Volleyball tournament
Wirral Rebels Volleyball Club are holding their 2nd beginners beach volleyball tournament on Hoylake beach (opposite Hoylake Sailing Club) on Saturday 1st July. Registration is at 10am with the (More info)

Thursday 18th May 2017
Amendment to finish line for TSC offshore race
Amendment No 5. Change of finish line for the TSC Offshore race. (More info)

Monday 15th May 2017
SI's for 2017 Long Series 3:
Sailing isntructions for the 2017 Long Series 3 'TSC Offshore race' competiots attention is drawn to the lock times. it is thei responsibility to ensure that they are on the Mersey in adequate time (More info)

Sunday 14th May 2017
SPRING SERIES-VENTURE 2017
LYC Results are provisional as of 21:21 on May 14, 2017 VENTURE 1 Class Sailed: 2, Discards: 0, To count: 2, Rating system: NHC1, Entries: 19, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Saturday 13th May 2017
Push the Boat Out 2017
The Dinghy section of LYC/TSC joined forces with other clubs at Crosby Lakeside Adventure Centre for the RYA Push the boat out on Satuday 13th May The RYA Push the Boat Out is all about getting (More info)

Monday 24th April 2017
Easter Bunny IRC 2017
LYC Provisional Results as of 20:26 on April 24, 2017 IRC 1 Class Sailed: 3, Discards: 0, To count: 3, Rating system: IRC, Entries: 12, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Monday 24th April 2017
EASTER BUNNY-VENTURE 2017
LYC Results are provisional as of 20:27 on April 24, 2017 VENTURE 1 Class Sailed: 3, Discards: 0, To count: 3, Rating system: NHC1, Entries: 19, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Friday 21st April 2017
Amemdmemts to race schedule
Changes to race schedule for 23rd April 2017 The sailing committee has been informed that we do not have sufficient people to do race control for a low water race mini series. In (More info)

Thursday 20th April 2017
Carpenter Trophy SI's
Sailing Instrcutions for LYC long Series 2. The Carpeneter Trophy (More info)

Monday 10th April 2017
LONG SERIES-VENTURE 2017
LYC Results are provisional as of 20:46 on April 10, 2017 VENTURE 1 Class Sailed: 1, Discards: 0, To count: 1, Rating system: NHC1, Entries: 19, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Monday 10th April 2017
LONG SERIES IRC 2017
LYC Provisional Results as of 20:24 on April 10, 2017 IRC 1 Class Sailed: 1, Discards: 0, To count: 1, Rating system: IRC, Entries: 12, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Saturday 8th April 2017
2017 Lyver Trophy, Entry form
Entry form for the 2017 Lyver Trophy (More info)

Thursday 6th April 2017
Amendment to Long Series #1
In the light of the the prevoiliing forecast it was resolved yesterday at Sailing Committee that the start time for the first race in the long series has been put back to 09:30 UTC (10:30 BST). (More info)

Wednesday 5th April 2017
Long Series 1 sailing instructions
Apologies for the delay in publishing this. Note the Race Officer will specify the course on the day, subject to the forecast. Competitors are reminded that first lock in will be around 21:00 (More info)

Monday 3rd April 2017
BRASS MONKEY IRC 2017
LYC Provisional Results as of 13:04 on April 3, 2017 IRC 1 Class Sailed: 8, Discards: 3, To count: 5, Rating system: IRC, Entries: 12, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Monday 3rd April 2017
BRASS MONKEY SERIES-VENTURE 2017
LYC Results are provisional as of 12:51 on April 3, 2017 VENTURE 1 Class Sailed: 8, Discards: 3, To count: 5, Rating system: NHC1, Entries: 19, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Saturday 25th March 2017
Grapevine March 2017
This Grapevine is full of interesting stories, News and Comment. Click on the front cover to download your issue. Racing Blue point marine have just agreed to sponsor the Racing section of (More info)

Saturday 25th March 2017
Spring onion
Two friends set out to design & build the smallest and  (at the time) cheapest boat that should sail the Fastnet. Ian Clark was, then, a physics teacher. Ian is now a Master Mariner and (More info)

Friday 24th March 2017
2017 Holyhead Regatta
LYC and HSC are organising a regatta at Holyhead over the Spring bank Holdiay weekend. Entry witll be for IRC and NHC (LYC Venture) classes. This is an open event for any keelboat with an IRC (More info)

Friday 24th March 2017
Amendments to 2017 race schedule
Amendment No 2, covering changes to the 2017 race schedule (More info)

Friday 24th March 2017
LYC Notice of Race and Sailing instructions 2017
Abbriviations Used: RRS - Racing Rules of Sailing RYA - Royal Yacht Association LYC - Liverpool Yacht Club SIs - Sailing Instructions NOR - Notice of Race DP - (More info)

Saturday 11th March 2017
Annual Presentation 2017
Pictures 1-11 © Susie Quinn. Pictures 12-26 © Gaynor Portlock (More info)

Saturday 11th March 2017
2017 Annual dinner dance
The 2017 Annual Dinner Dance took place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in central Liverpool on Saturday 11th March from 1800h. Just over 100 members came to enjoy  Drinks (More info)

Wednesday 8th March 2017
Natasha is raising money for Alder Hey Hospital
On the 3rd September 2016, Natasha was seriously injured when her dad's car was struck by a stolen vehicle being chased by police at a speed in excess of 80 mph. Natasha had been having a great day, (More info)

Tuesday 28th February 2017
Congratulations Sam
Congratulations to Sam White who along with his dad Danny completed the RYA beginning sailing course in January 2017. At just the age of 12 Sam is the youngest person that the Dinghy Section has put (More info)

Monday 27th February 2017
Go Karting
On the 27th February members of LYC and TSC went go go Go-Karting.  What a great night was had by all at the Team Sport Go Karting Centre, it was great to see so many members joining in and (More info)

Monday 27th February 2017
AGM Newsletter
The Liverpool Yacht Club and Tranmere Sailing Club held their AGM on Friday 17th February. At the AGM a mini newsletter was produced, giving the members who attended a quick update on what is going (More info)

Saturday 18th February 2017
Amendment 2017-01
The Sailing committee has decided to postpopne the Pursuit race that was scheduled for the 26th of February. In its place we have re scheduled Brass Monkey 1. The start time remains 09:00 The race (More info)

Sunday 12th February 2017
The Last Casualty
One of our Members Andrew Leatham, who sails on Daydream Believer, has just had a book published called "The Last Casualty", we cerainly have a lot of talented members. Extract Courtesy of (More info)

Saturday 28th January 2017
Burns Night
Tranmere Sailing Club played host for an evening with Burns, on 28th January 2017. The kitchen at Tranmere was put to good use producing spuds backed in sea salt and olive oil. Carrot and swede (More info)

Sunday 22nd January 2017
Dinghy Training
Members of Liverpool Yacht Club, attended the very first course to be run at Lakeside Adventure Centre, by the Dinghy section. The course was for the RYA Level 1 & 2 sailing course. It was (More info)

Saturday 14th January 2017
LATE AUTUMN IRC 2016
LYC Provisional Results as of 8:31 on January 14, 2017 IRC 1 Class Sailed: 6, Discards: 2, To count: 4, Rating system: IRC, Entries: 12, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Saturday 14th January 2017
LATE AUTUMN SERIES-VENTURE 2016
LYC Results are provisional as of 7:52 on January 14, 2017 VENTURE 1 Class Sailed: 5, Discards: 1, To count: 4, Rating system: NHC1, Entries: 18, Scoring system: Appendix A (More info)

Friday 6th January 2017
Committee members wanted
Your club needs you. Its nearly time for the clubs AGM, which will be held on the 17th of February at the marina. That means the members need to elect members to act on their behalf in the (More info)

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