Holyhead Sailing Club is ideally located in Holyhead Harbour with its historic harbour wall, the longest in the UK giving safe access at all states of the tide. The Sailing Club has swinging moorings with a launch service manned daily throughout the season. Holyhead Harbour is ideal for cruising to locations in Ireland, the Isle of Man and Scotland. A lively and social club we hold regular sailing and social events, cruises, racing for dinghies, squibs and yachts
The following is an extract from the minute book of the Porth -y-Felin Sailng club from which this club is descended.
"The object of forming this sailing boat club is first, to draw together the members in a friendly companionship as the opportunity arises, second, to qualify the members of the Club in the management of small sailing craft and third, for a pleasure resort to those who wish to enjoy themsleves in such sport in their leisure hours."
To this end Holyhead Sailing club members have nearly 300 boats ranging from Optimist Dinghies to large bluewater cruisers. There is a thriving Dinghy Racing fleet, a substantial Squib Racing fleet and over 200 cruisers and cruiser/racers many of whom regularily take part in club events.
The club has RYA Training Centre Status
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The latest addition to the clubhouse is a chart showing all the lights in St George’s Chanel and Irish Sea flashing in their correct sequence. Many thanks (and congratulations) to the Club President Graham Drinkwater for creating the electronics for this, and to Stuart Williams for framing it.
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Humber Rib 4.5 Hull no 8087
Engine Mercury 40HP Big Foot s/n 09984962
Sold as seen with hull, engine Mercury and Snipe trailer only
Viewing available at club car park.
Offers over £2000 (reserve price)
Offers by sealed envelope to club secretary, marked RIB;
closing date 19 th November.
(Must be removed from club after purchase.)
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Please note the Christmas Opening times for the club:
Xmas Eve : 12 - 11pm
Xmas Day : - closed
Boxing Day : 12 - 11
New Years Eve : 12 - late
New Years Day : 12 - late
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Due to a poor Weather Forecast for this weekend the events have been cancelled. We hope to rearrange these for later in the season.
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