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Changes to Sailing Instructions – 2024

Saturday 13th January 2024 The Brass Monkey Series commences tomorrow, our first race of 2024.  There are two points to consider: changes to Sailing Instructions for IRC classes and Race Entry. Change to Sailing Instructions (classes) Please accept this message as notification that Section 3.3 of the Sailing Instructions has now been amended as follows: […]

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Antigua Sailing Week 2024

Dear members. Some of the crew from Maxine 111/Max Too have chartered an Oceanis 51.1 (Klee) and entered the famous Antigua sailing week 2024 (27th April – 3rd May 2024). https://sailingweek.com We have two vacancies available to join us on this sailing trip of a lifetime, all levels of experience considered. We fly out 25th […]

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RYA YTC

A notice to all skippers and boat owners – The RYA will no longer recognise the NHC Handicap system and will instead be using “YTC” – click here for more details. All the information and how to apply for a certificate is in the attached link and there is no cost involved. Any yachts holding […]

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Piel Island Race – Sailing Instructions

Sailing instructions are now available for the Piel Island Race. Please note this race has been rescheduled and is now 23rd September 2023, 06:30 start. This race forms part of the Liverpool Bay Series and is a coastal course of 43 miles. The race is being ran under World Sailing Offshore Special Regulations – Category […]

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Round Up: Spring Series 2023

As the chills and darkness of winter became a distant memory, LYC members got stuck into competing for the Spring Series. Making the most of being out on the river in the sunshine, and taking advantage of the longer evenings for some al fresco post race socialising, it’s been a great series. The series tested […]

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Notice of Race – Isle of Man Midnight Race 2023

We are pleased to announce the Notice of Race for the Isle of Man Midnight Race 2023. Please enter by emailing the Race Entry Form to raceoffice@lyc.org.uk The race will start on Friday 9th June 2023, from Liverpool to Douglas Bay, Isle of Man. This is a historic race in the LYC calendar, giving both […]

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Updated Sailing Instructions – 2023

A notice from your Sailing Captain, Alistair Roaf. Sailing Instructions have been updated with section 16.2 (scoring) and 22 (emergency propulsion) being amended from the previous version.  All owners, helms and persons-in-charge should read these sections and remain familiar with the Sailing Instructions. The new Sailing Instructions can be found here and on the racing […]

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LYC Annual Awards Winners 2023

Please see all of this year’s winner in the video below and the photo gallery of our winners collecting their prizes for the 2022-23 season. The 2023 Annual Dinner was a huge success, there was no shortage of good food, laughs and dancing. A huge thank you to all who helped organise such a well […]

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Notice to Mariners – No. 38

Please see Notice to Mariners No. 38 (28/3/23) regarding shoaling near the E6 buoy in the Eastham Channel. This is of particular concern to race officers.

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Easter Bunny Race

It’s time to get a spring in your step and hop on down to Liverpool Marina on Saturday 8th April for the Easter Bunny Race! As things are not always taken too seriously at LYC (especially around festive periods) there will be some special requirements for this race… Not only will you have to warm […]

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