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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, and 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)

      • 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
        To download the following information as a pdf, please click on our PDF icon to the right Mark Descriptions Abbrev Mark Description PL Pluckington Bank (More info)

      • 2016 LYC Regatta
        Annual Regatta - Sunday 26th June Forms for participating in the LYC 2016 Regatta are below. All times in BST Entries for the Liverpool Yacht Club / Tranmere Sailing Club Regatta may be (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)

      • Long races 2016
        Below are the forms for the various Long races for 2016. The forms are all PDF files. Entry form longseriesentryform2016.pdf Race Notices 2016LongNor.pdf Crew sheet (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 2017
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      • Race Results 2016
        SUMMER SERIES 2016 SUMMER 2016 - IRC CLASS 12/6/16 SIGN ON SHEET / HANDICAPS FOR IRC_SUMMER-SERIES LONG SERIES 2016 LONG SERIES - IRC (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)

      • Racing Area
        Racing Area The map below shows the usual area of the rier Mersey used for races. The race officer will set a course between the marks show depending on the wind strength and direction (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 copies of the documents sent to Liverpool Yacht Club via Peal Ports On the right are the port charges from 1st April 2017 (More info)

  • Calendar
    All times are GMT except for dinghies which use clock time (BST when in operation, else GMT) (More info)

    • Calendar Competition
      Sponsors Racing and Cruising Bluepoint Marine Services Dinghies Liverpool Power Boats In and around the Marina and Social Liverpool (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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      • Membership
        To join the club, download a membership form , and send it in, with the appropriate subscription fee to the membership secretary (Susie Quinn) – address as on the form. Alternatively hand in (More info)

      • Join
        Membership Form To join the club, download a membership form, below, and send it in, with the appropriate subscription fee to the membership secretary(Susie Quinn) - address as on the form. (More info)

      • Club constitution
        Follow the link below to download a copy of the Liverpool Yacht Club Constitution. This was updated on 10/09/2008 LYC Constitution (More info)

      • Club Policies
        Liverpool Yacht Club and Tranmere Sailing Club are currently reviewing the clubs policies (More info)

      • 2017 AGM
        The 2017 Annual General Meeting of LYC/TSC which will be on Friday, 17th February, 2017 at Liverpool Marina. The management of your club is undertaken by members nominated and voted for at the AGM (More info)

      • Club videos
        Below is a list of some of the videos released by the club over recent years. To view the video, just click on the picture (More info)

      • Officers
        For further information please contact any of the following:- (More info)

    • 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)

      • Location LYC
        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 the river is via a lock and full (More info)

      • Bye Law Changes - Bye Law Chagnes
        Proposed new Byelaw 8   8.   LIMITS OF AUTHORITY General Authority to purchase, order or enter into a contract / agreement for the supply of goods and services for or on (More info)

      • Regalia
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    • Tranmere Sailing Club
        At Tra nmere, 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 (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 club (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)

      • Location TSC
        Tranmere Sailing Club The address for Tranmere Sailing Club is: Tranmere Sailing Club 4 Bedford Road East Tranmere Wirral CH42 1LS Sat Nav Simply inputting the post code (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)

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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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