Race Coaching

Saturday 14 September

12:00 – 16:00 at the Club, Whitehead

Coaching in preparation of the RYA Youth Championships on 21/22 September at Whiterock – SLYC.

Autumn Sailing

Friend Friday sailing nights and Wednesday night Points racing were completed at the end of August.

The Autmn Points Series has begun. Sunday at 14:30 Warning Signal – two races back to back

See Sailing Instructions for further details.

Season ends Sunday 13 OCtober 2019.

Fun Day Challenge

Saturday 31 August

The annual Fun Day Challenge is on Saturday 31st August and will start at 2pm and will begin with registration.

This is a fun event for dinghies, kayaks, and rowing boats, and all ages are welcome.  There will also be a BBQ.

All parents (and anyone else) are encouraged to get involved!

There will be a number of prizes including prizes for the best fancy dress.

Book a boat now if you don’t own one! The booking sheet is in the Training room.

Our sponsor again this year is David Jamison – DJ Systems with our thanks, and the event is being organised by Heather and Claire Foster-Sharpe.

Volunteers are requested to help with:

  • Registration
  • Rescue Duty
  • BBQ
  • Slip
  • Rigging boats
  • Instructors requested to help with rigging, safety briefings, etc

Please contact sail@cayc.co.uk if you can assist.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Regatta Day

Saturday 3 August 2019

Link to SI for CAYC

Link to General BLYC SI

Raft Race

Please note revised times for the Swim and all other activities.

Midsummer BBQ

Saturday 29 June

Topper Traveller Report

Topper Traveller Report – Afloat.ie

Flying Fifteen East Coast Championships

Flying Fifteen East Coast Championship – 22 & 23 June 2019

NoR published and Online Entry open from 18:00 on 27 May 2019

SI published – 17 June 2019

  1. Notice of Race – Issued Version 1.1
  2. Entry Online – An offline form will be available at Registration for late entries (extra £10)
  3. Sailing Instructions 1.1 – These will also be available at Registration
  • Welcome Information  – Useful Information on Accommodation options, travel, etc.
  • The entry fee includes a meal for the Helm & Crew. Additional meals may be purchased at Registration: £7.50 per head.

Sponsored by: Kingfisher Building & Bespoke Joinery

Topper Traveller June 2019

Topper Traveller

Sunday 9 June 2019

The CAYC membership are very excited to be hosting the 3rd ITCA(irl) Topper Traveller on Sunday 9 June 2019.

Sponsored by




  • Notice of Race v.1.0- Download here
    • Note: Entry was to close on 6 June (midnight) as per Topper Association guidance. However, due to a technical issue unforseen with the website and online payment, whereby the systems were down for almost 6 hours, the close of the online entry has been extended to midday on Friday 7 June. This changes the instruction within NoR 2.4
  • Sailing Instructions v1.2- Download here
  • Welcome / Essential Information Pack-  Download here

This Traveller Event does include a Regatta Fleet. There is an option to indicate this on the Online Payment Line under Boat details. This will also be verified at Registration.

Update on Summer Sailing courses

Courses for Children

Mon-Fri W/C 1-5 July Junior Sailing Courses – 5 days Fully Booked – Closed
Mon-Fri W/C 8-12 July Junior Sailing Courses – 5 days  Stage 1 &  2 (Beginners)
Mon-Fri W/C 15 July Junior Sailing Courses – 5 days Stage 3 & upwards
Mon-Fri W/C 22 July Junior Sailing Courses – 5 days  Stage 2 & upwards (Improvers)
 Mon/TueWed/Thur  29 & 30 July31 Jul & 1 Aug  Junior Sailing Courses – 2 days  2 day sessions to practice skills – Not suitable for beginners.

Guide to booking a course:

  1. Use this link for online registration and payment :
    1. Select the Course dates from the dropdown and complete all sections on the online form and make the payment. Toggle the pay membership now to enable full payment for course and membership when you have finished.