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  • Home - Liverpool Yacht Club
    Liverpool Yacht Club - We bring sailing into the heart of the city. With yacht racing all year, dinghy sailing and cruising from March to October and a busy social  calendar we are (More info)

  • Sailing - Get Involved
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    • Racing
      Most of our racing is on the River Mersey, adjacent to Liverpool Marina. Races normally last for up to four hours including locking out onto the river and in again. Other opportunities include (More info)

      • NOR & Sailing Instructions - Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions
        At this club, we use the calendar as our main area for informing our members as to the dates of the races. . For each race we can upload upto four documents which form the specific information about (More info)

      • Race Officer
        Please find below the details about the next race officer and the documents that you will need to carry out your duties (More info)

      • Racing Charter - RYA Racing Charter
        The club adheres to the RYA racing charter which is as follows:- Objectives To provide the framework for everyone to enjoy the sport of sail boat racing in whatever capacity and to whatever (More info)

      • Racing Marks - LYC/TSC Racing Marks in the river Mersey
        To download the following information as a pdf, please click on our PDF icon to the right Type and position of marks MARK ABBREV (More info)

      • Venture Racing
        Venture Racing Venture racing with LYC TSC is an alternative form of racing to that for which the club has become well known. The popular IRC racing programme could be said to (More info)

      • Weather Reports
        Here are just a few websites that can be used to gain weather reports. When you are planning a passage or are on race control, we recommend that you use a variety of sources, rather than just the (More info)

    • Cruising
      The clubs have a very active cruising section. Cruising is basically any sailing trips that do not involve racing. They also organise and take part in their own racing programme, forming the Venture (More info)

    • Dinghy Sailing
      If you would like a first sailing experience, or enjoy small craft sailing, Liverpool Yacht Club and Tranmere Sailing Club have a dinghy section based at Crosby Lakeside Adventure Centre Our (More info)

    • Racing Results
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      • Race Results 2019
        Please find below all the race results for 2019 from Liverpool Yacht Club (More info)

      • Race Results 2018
        Please find below all the race results for 2018 from Liverpool Yacht Club (More info)

      • Race Results 2017
        Please find below all the race results for 2017 from Liverpool Yacht Club (More info)

      • Race Results 2016
        Please find below all the race results for 2016 from Liverpool Yacht Club SUMMER SERIES 2016 SUMMER 2016 - IRC CLASS 12/6/16 SIGN ON SHEET / HANDICAPS FOR (More info)

      • Race Results 2015
        LATE AUTUMN SERIES 2015 LATE AUTUMN 2015 - IRC CLASS 13/12/15 VENTURE LATE AUTUMN SERIES 15-11-15 SIGN ON SHEET / HANDICAPS FOR LA-4 (More info)

      • Race Results 2014
        TINSEL STAR 2014 - UPDATED 27/12/14 LATE AUTUMN 2014 - IRC CLASSES LA 2-IRC CHALLENGE LATE AUTUMN 2014 - VENTURE HANDICAPS FOR VENT (More info)

    • General Sailing
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      • Rock Channel
        Some senior members of the club have put together an information booklet with advice regarding how to navigate the Rock Channel. This booklet is for advice only and The Club and its authors take (More info)

      • Moorings - LYC/TSC Moorings at New Brighton
        The moorings an New Brighton were laid in March 2017. The Coordinates are:- 53º 26.076' N. 03º 1.577' W. There are 2 moorings, yellow buoys with a steel "Top Ring" for attaching. (More info)

      • Racing Area
        The map below shows the usual area of the River Mersey used for races. The race officer will set a course between the marks shown depending on the wind strength and direction and the size of the (More info)

      • Queens Channel Tactics
        These notes attached may be of interest to those who are not familiar with navigating the Queen's Channel. They are not formal navigation information and cannot replace use of proper navigational (More info)

      • Navigation: Mersey to Fidlers Ferry
        These notes have been prepared by Jeanette and Dave Hardy who have taken their yacht to Fidlers Ferry on several occasions. It is possible to navigate a yacht up as far as this on certain spring (More info)

      • Notice to Mariners
        Please find below the Notice to Marriners for the Port of Liverpool If you are going out onto the river then please read these, so that you are aware of the Bylaws and other important (More info)

      • Flare Disposal - CGS
        Chris Smith of the Crosby Coastguard Station recently presented to LYC/TSC members about the safe disposal of unwated or out of date maritime flares.  Click the PDF to view more information. (More info)

  • Calendar
    All times are clock time (More info)

  • About
    'Liverpool Yacht Club' (Founded 1988) and the 'Tranmere Sailing Club' (Founded 1892) are affiliated sailing clubs situated in Liverpool. (More info)

    • General Information
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    • Liverpool Yacht Club
      Liverpool Yacht Club is based in Liverpool Marina Situated on the north bank of the River Mersey in the Coburg and Brunswick Docks, the Marina has berths for 325 boats. Access from (More info)

    • Tranmere Sailing Club
        At Tranmere, the club has moorings, a clubhouse with bar, showers, piano and meeting rooms. There is also a slipway, boat storage in two yards and a workshop that is (More info)

      • The History of Tranmere Sailing Club
        Tranmere Sailing Club - A History This history of the club is taken in the main from a series of notes compiled by Stuart Todd in 1986 from a collection of minute books from meetings of the (More info)

      • Tranmere Workshop
        LYC and TSC Workshop The Rules The workshop is for all LYC and TSC members to use. Members may repair their dinghy in the workshop provided they leave room so that other members (More info)

    • Mersey Pride
      Liverpool Yacht Club and Tranmere Sailing Club are proud to own our flagship, 'Mersey Pride'. She is present as mobile club house and race control vessel for most of our racing events, including (More info)

    • Grapevine
      At last one great place where we have all the issues of Grapevine. (More info)

      • Grapevine Dec 2018 - Grapevine December 2018
        Racing More than just racing around the cans The Commodores cup Christmas Party Race Control Midnight race Cruising News Taking your time while sailing and exploring (More info)

      • Grapevine July 2018
        With the return of the clippers we thought that we would use this great shot taken by Graham Smillie when he was aboard Mersey Pride in 2017 Racing More than just racing around the cans Racing (More info)

      • Grapevine May 2018
        To download this copy of Grapevine. Just click on the picture Racing Brass Monkey Series Other races Updated map for racing area and Racing Marks New Moorings Newbie sailor (More info)

      • Grapevine Feb 2018 - Grapevine February 2018
        To download this copy of Grapevine. Just click on the picture Racing Brass Monkey Series Out on the water Boat Sharing How to service a winch Cruising News Looking for (More info)

      • 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)

      • 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)

      • Grapevine PDF archive 2006-2016
        Use the links below to view PDF Grapevine Magazine Issues from 2006-2016   August 2016 Grapevine Winter 2014   Cruising report 2014     Grapevine Autumn 2013 (More info)

      • Grapevine Printed Archive 1996-2009
        The clubs printed achieves of Grapevine date back to 1996, when the club was called Liverpool Marina Yacht Club. The magazines were printed and were full of reports from the management team and (More info)

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  • Contact Us - Contact us
        Need a berth for the night then contact the Marina https://liverpoolmarina.com            (More info)

    • Management Team
      The management Team is here to help you. To find out more about your team and how to contact them then click on the roles   (More info)

    • Our Sponsors - Liverpool Yacht Club and Tranmere Sailing Club Sponsors
      We have several sponsoers (More info)

      • Bluepoint Marine
        Bluepoint Marine Services are proud to support Liverpool Yacht Club & Tramere Sailing Club, Established in 2010 they have built a strong reputation as the one stop boat yard in the North West, (More info)

      • JY Group
        Established in 1988, JY Group began by providing after market products such as car alarms, immobilisers, car phone kits and general electrical diagnostics to car dealerships and private customers. (More info)

      • Liverpool Marina
        Liverpool Marina can offer you a boat berth on the edge of a thriving city, yet in a peaceful location with superb on site facilities including a yard with a 60 tonne hoist. The recently (More info)

      • Liverpool Power Boats
        Liverpool Power Boats are proud to provide members of Liverpool Yacht Club and Tranmere Sailing Club a 5% discount on goods such as Clothing Chandlery Electrical and Electronic (More info)

      • The Yacht Club - The Yacht Club - Liverpool
        The Yacht Club Bar & Restaurant is back after running under Quayside Marina Bar & Grill. With a brand new kitchen, new chefs, new menu, new team and new management, The Yacht Club Bar & (More info)

    • Kindred Clubs
      Liverpool Yacht Club has a variety of kindred clubs which are:- Blundell Sands Sailing Club Dee Sailing Club Hoylake Sailing Club Liverpool Sailing Club Royal Dee Yacht (More info)

      • Blundellsands - Blundellsands Sailing Club
        Blundellsands Sailing Club is situated at Hightown on the River Alt, overlooking Liverpool Bay. BSC has a comfortable convivial club house, a boat yard and slipway, and moorings on the river. BSC (More info)

      • Crosby Sailing Club
        About Crosby Sailing Club sail at Crosby lake which is on the banks of the River Mersey, at the northern end of the docks of Liverpool. They race dinghies on Sundays starting about mid day, (More info)

      • Dee Sailing Club
        About The Dee Sailing Club was formed in 1909 and has come a long way since the early days of sailing in Heswall.  The clubhouse is now located on a picturesque site in Thurstaston which (More info)

      • Fidlers Ferry Sailing Club
        About Fidlers Ferry Sailing Club was founded in 1904 and sails on the upper Mersey near Warrington. The Club holds handicap dinghy racing throughout the year and welcomes new members. (More info)

      • Hoylake Sailing Club
        About Founded in 1887, Hoylake Sailing Club is the second oldest such club in Merseyside.  Their clubhouse on Hoylake promenade offers panoramic views across Liverpool Bay, and a (More info)

      • Liverpool Sailing Club
        About Liverpool Sailing Club is located on the banks of the upper Mersey at Speke - close to Liverpool Airport. The club was established in 1958 by a small group of individuals interested in (More info)

      • Pilkington Sailing Club
        About Pilkington Sailing Club was founded in 1957 and has been established at Eccleston Mere, a 30 acre reservoir in St Helens, since 1960. The Club is open to all in the community to join, (More info)

      • Royal Dee Yacht Club
        About The Royal Dee Yacht Club was founded in 1815 as the Dee Yacht Club and is the second oldest yacht club in the UK. On November 1st 1847 the Club was accorded Royal Patronage to become (More info)

      • Kindred Clubs News - News from our kindred clubs
        Last updated Jan 2018 (More info)

News

For Sale

  • For Sale
    Please find below sailing related items that are for sale by our members A summary of the pages in this section is given below Yachts For Sale Just some of the yachts for sale in (More info)

  • Yachts For Sale
    Just some of the yachts for sale in Liverpool, by the members of Liverpool Yacht Club (More info)

  • Boat jumble - Boat Jumble
    Here we have stuff that our members are willing to either sell or swop. If you need to contact a member then please either message them or contact one of the membership team (More info)

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  • Welcome to Liverpool Yacht Club and Tranmere Sailing Club
    We are a members' club with an ever-open door. Everyone is welcome. Please surf this site to find the information you want. If you can not find it do not hesitate to contact us. LATEST UPDATES - (More info)

  • Sailing
    Race Results View the latest race results from thelatest series. View Race Results Racing Area See a map of the area within the Mersey used for races. View Racing Area (More info)

    • Calendar
      {CALENDAR} - Please note all times are GMT. (More info)

    • Racing
      Most of our racing is on the River Mersey, adjacent to Liverpool Marina. Races normally last for up to four hours including locking out onto the river and in again. Other opportunities include (More info)

      • Race Results 2013
        LATE AUTUMN SERIES 2013 - IRC CLASSES UPDATED 22/12/13 LATE AUTUMN SERIES 2013 - VENTURENHC SCORING UP DATED 16/11/13 EARLY AUTUMN SERIES 2013 - IRC (More info)

      • Race Results 2012
        LATE AUTUMN 2012-IRC CLASSES LATE AUTUMN 2012-VENTURE CLASSES EARLY AUTUMN 2012-IRC CLASSES EARLY AUTUMN 2012-VENTURE CLASSES EVENING SERIES 2012 LONG (More info)

    • Cruising
      LYC-TSC Cruising Section The clubs have a very active cruising section. Cruising is basically any sailing trips that do not involve racing. We also organise and take part in our own racing (More info)

    • Sailing Opportunities
      Crewing and Sailing Opportunities at LYC/TSC Are you interested in crewing on Racing and Cruising yachts? If you are new to sailing and want to find out what it is all about, crewing is a (More info)

    • Sailing Opportunities
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    • Moorings and Local Navigation
      LYC Mooring The Club has a mooring just on the Mersey on safe holding just off Wallasey. It is located just south of EGG buoy. Its position is as follows: 53.26.13N 03.01.69W (More info)

    • Training Opportunities
      LYC offer a range of training opportunities. Keelboat Awareness Course ( KBA ) seamanship and Theory Safety at Sea RYA Powerboat Courses For all Courses (More info)

      • RYA Powerboat Courses
        The club now has a number of powerboat instructors and owns a 30ft powerboat, which is the LYC flagship, and two rigid inflatable boats. We are expecting to soon be in a position to offer powerboat (More info)

      • RYA Shorebased Courses
          These courses are currently being offered by Liverpool Marina, an RYA "Active Marina" (More info)

    • LYC Holyhead Regatta 2015
      This exciting weekend of windward leeward racing was held over the weekend of 27th and 28th June 2015. Sailing instructions are available to download below. LYC Holyhead Regatta 2015 Sailing (More info)

    • Isle of Man Race 2015
      The race this year was held on Friday 12th June 2015. Click below for the Notice of Race: The Isle of Man Midnight Race 2015 Notice of Race This race was an ISAF Category 3 race (with (More info)

  • About the Clubs
    Founded in 1988 LYC provides keelboat sailing on the Mersey straight from the city centre. Tranmere Sailing Club is one of the oldest yacht racing clubs based on the river Mersey. In 2008 the (More info)

    • Tranmere Sailing Club
        At Tranmere, the club has moorings, a clubhouse with bar, showers, piano and meeting rooms. There is also a slipway, boat storage in two yards and a workshop that is available for (More info)

    • Officers
      Club Officers For further information please contact any of the following Commodore: Jeff Nelson Click to email me Vice Commodore Sailing: Paul Pratt (More info)

    • Gullmaren
      Liverpool Yacht Club and Tranmere Sailing Club are proud to own our flagship, Gullmaren. She is present as mobile club house and race control vessel for most of our racing events, including (More info)

    • Treasurer
      Any LYC member who needs a cheque for legitimate LYC expenditure should download the Request for a Cheque form and send it to The Treasurer. Upd 21/11/2010 DOWNLOAD Similarly anyone who (More info)

    • Constitution
      Follow the link below to download a copy of the Liverpool Yacht Club Constitution. Upd 10/09/2008 Constitution (More info)

    • Regalia
      Club Clothing Club Clothing is available from Wave Clothing . Items can be ordered from them directly with our club logos on. These include a full range of poloshirts, fleeces, rugby shirts etc (More info)

  • News
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  • Events
    Dragon boat racing Help fight breast cancer. On Monday 2nd May 2016, LYC is participating in a Dragon Boat Charity Race at Queen's Dock, Liverpool. You can book your place by using the PayPal (More info)

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