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Today is Tuesday 3rd March 2015
Today's High Tides - 11:14 (4.6M) 23:34 (4.7M)
RCYC Burgee

Welcome to the RCYC Website...

An RCOD sails past the Royal Corinthian Yacht Club in Burnham

Welcome to the website of RCYC Burnham, home of the Endeavour Trophy. Founded in 1872 on the Thames at Erith, the Club moved to Burnham in 1892, and opened its award winning Clubhouse in 1931. We offer the best one design racing on the east coast for Dragons, Squibs and 707s ; the newly refurbished fleet of Royal Corinthian ODs welcomes the classic sailor and our cruising fleet encourages the experienced and supports the novice. The Otters, founded in 1930, offer both enjoyment and expertise on the water. Come and join us.

Forthcoming...

This Week at the Club

Wednesday 25th February to Sunday 1st March 2015

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Brush Up Your Rules!

Saturday 7th March 2015

McNamara of yesteryear...Michael McNamara, one of the east coast's most respected sailors, will present a seminar on the racing rules, in good time before the start of the season. The venue is RCYC, starting at 14:00. The cost is modest, £5 per boat and includes an opportunity to send your particular query beforehand to make sure it is covered. Book in with Kate and turn up on the day with your fiver. Photo shows Mike of yesteryear....

Fitting Out Dinner

Saturday 28th March 19:30 for 20:00

Warm weather requiredIn the whole calendar for the Corinthian Year there are just two dates when all members should try hard to be present - Fitting Out and Laying Up. They are easy dates to remember as they both co-incide with changes to the clocks from Greenwich Mean Time to British Summer Time and vice-versa.

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Dragon East Coast Championships

Saturday 4th April 2015 - Sunday 5th April 2015

Dragons at BurnhamDue to scheduling issues, the Burnham fleet has been asked to host the East Coast Championship again in 2015. This will be run as six windward leeward races which will take place over Easter on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th April. Please see the NoR, entry form and sail registration document for further details. The Burnham Dragon fleet looks forward to welcoming you to this event.

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Flying Fifteen Southern Championships

Saturday 2nd May 2015 - Sunday 3rd May 2015

flying fifteen Southern ChampionshipsRCYC at Burnham on Crouch welcomes you to the Flying Fifteen Southern Championships over the May Bank Holiday Saturday 2nd Sunday 3rd May 2015. Committee boat starts on the River Crouch with a combination of championship and river courses will test the skills of both helm and crew.

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Latest News & Sailing Reports

How to Win Cowes Week

Tuesday 24th February 2015

Winners again...After winning Cowes Week for a second time, Malcolm Hutchings reiterated what he has always said... "You need a good crew to do well and I have one of the best." Andy Ramsey, who is that crew, often says that both in the Squib and in life, he's usually one step in front of Malcolm!

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Burnham Dragons second in the Five Nations' Cup

Tuesday 24th February 2015

Five Nations' CupThe Belgian Dragon fleet believe that part of the appeal of racing Dragons is the strong international competition and work actively to promote this through close links to yacht clubs in other countries, including the Royal Corinthian Yacht Club. This has lead to the Five Nations' Cup, a series of races in five countries where teams and clubs (currently twelve are included in the competition) collect points during the course of the season.

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Join the ClubMinder Webservices Extended Beta Test

Revisited Spring 2015

ClubMinder Webservices Extended Beta TestMembers of the General Committee have recently been testing some of the more advanced capabilities of the ClubMinder system that is used to manage the bar tills - specifically the ability to see your account on-line, and to add credit to your account over the Internet using debit or credit cards. Although the system is not yet considered ready for general release, we're inviting members to contribute to the testing...

Find out how to gain access to your bar account over the Internet...   

This weekend

Saturday

7th March 2015

Tide 1 - 01:21 (4.8M)
Tide 2 - 13:36 (4.7M)

  • Squib
  • Early Season Saturday
  • RCYC
  • Brush Up Your Rules!

Sunday

8th March 2015

Tide 1 - 01:42 (4.8M)
Tide 2 - 14:00 (4.8M)