Clwb Hwylio Caergybi - Holyhead Sailing Club
A Community Interest Company CIC

Getting on the water at Holyhead

Here at Holyhead Sailing Club we provide facilities getting on the water with offshore yachts, keel boats, dinghies, kayaking and a potential this year for rowing.  On the Sailing Menu you will find all the various classes within the club. 

We are an RYA Training Centre and our training regime is now back in operation with our Principal Chris Higham

Go to the Cruising Menu

Go to the Offshore Menu

Go to the Squib Menu

Go to the Dinghy and SB20 Menu

 

Schedule for 2021 Season

Complied by Dawn Russell 

All times in BST – information should not be used for Navigational purposes.

Protocol for use of the SailBox

For those members wishing to use The Boatshed’s sail collection and delivery service for repairs to their sails please follow this protocol. 

Accessing the box

The box, situated in the dinghy compound is accessible by foot between the two containers. The box is locked with a combination lock and the combination will be available through the office, the Bosun or the launch drivers. 

Notifying The Boatshed

After placing your sails in the box please ensure that they are labelled with your name and phone number. You MUST then inform The Boatshed:

  1. That you have placed the sails in the box at Holyhead
  2. That your name is on the sailbag or attached to the sail
  3. The work you require to be carried out. 
  4. The date by which you would like the sail returned

To contact The Boatshed: 

you can either telephone the works during office hours on: 01758 613266. Or out of office hours ring 07788854795

To email The Boatshed use this email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

On Saturday afternoon 1st June Holyhead Sailing Club hosted a try-a-sail day for people interested in yacht sailing.

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The rain that blighted the morning cleared by 1pm and by the time we got out on the water the winds were just perfect – gentle enough to not be scary but plenty enough to fill our sails. Most of the try-a-sailors were novices with a few having a little prior experience. We sailed around the bay, one boat running some training drills for crewing with the try-a-sailors up on the rail, tacking around the boats in the harbour before heading out. The last boat cruised back in around 6pm.

A fun afternoon was had by all with some great feedback from both the sailors and the skippers. Thank you to all who took part. If you are interested in future try-a-sail days or any suggestions on promoting sailing please click on the button below to send an email and we’ll contact you with further opportunities for joining us here at Holyhead Sailing Club.

 

 

 

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Clwb Hwylio Caergybi - Holyhead Sailing Club 

Cwmni Buddiant Cymunedol - A Community Interest Company