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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)

    • 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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    • 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)

  • 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 the 2018 membership form v2 , and send it in, with the appropriate subscription fee to the membership secretary (Susie Quinn) – address as on the form. (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)

      • AGM - Notice of the Annual General Meeting – Friday 23rd February 2018
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      • 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)

    • Maintenance
      Here we gatheing information together on How to look after your boat, we hope that these will be of help to other members of the club (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)

      • 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)

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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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