Killyleagh Yacht Club Hosts Keelboat Event on Strangford Lough: Last Saturday (18th), thirty turned out in six classes at Killyleagh Yacht Club on the western shore of Strangford Lough for the Keelboat event, which incorporates the Crooks Cup and Westward Trophy. Follow the link to read the full article

Entry is now open  for the annual open Keelboat Event on Saturday 18th May. Notice of Race and full event details are available in the events section of the website.





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‼️ Cancelled ‼️ The race committee have made the decision to cancel today’s Round the Lough due to lack of wind ☹️ We are trying to reorganise a suitable date and if possible this will be circulated with competitors ✉️  

🐴Join us on Saturday 13th April for the 2024 Grand National. 🍻Bar open at 15:00 💰To keep things interesting we are running a sweep (or maybe two) – so fingers crossed we’ll get some winners. 🤠Carrying on the tradition we will also be giving a prize for the best hat, so get creative!!🎩🎩 We hope … Read more

Killyleagh Yacht Club are changing to the new YTC handicap system for the incoming season. To enable you to compete in club racing and Regattas, you MUST have your sails measured and verified by an RYA member. Ian Bogie from SLYC has kindly offered to come to the club to do this for those of … Read more

This week we received the extremely sad news that our long term member and fellow sailor Jeremy Neely had suddenly passed away. Jeremy was a keen sailor on Strangford Lough, crewing on many yachts from squibs to cruisers. Jeremy will be sadly missed by the sailing community and all that knew him. ⛵ The commodore, … Read more

🏉Join us this Friday 2nd February for the first round of the Six Nations with Ireland vs France 🏉🍺 Bar open 7-11pm Kick off 8pm

Did you spot our Christmas Tree at The Christmas Tree Festival this weekend in Killyleagh? 👀🎄 All the trees were supplied, decorated or sponsored by church groups, local primary schools, local organisations or by businesses. 👏A big thanks to everyone involved in the festival at St John the Evangelist, Killyleagh Parish Church 👏A special thanks … Read more

KYC Annual Prizegiving 2023 The KYC Annual Prize Giving will be held in the Club House on Saturday 04th November 2023 🥂Drinks reception at 19:00 🍽️Dinner served at 19:45 followed by Prize Giving ⛵End the sailing season on a high note with excellent food, good company. 🎸Music by Jolene and the ALS Band Daphne Scott … Read more

⛵KYC Closing Day Saturday 16th September ⛵     Racing starts at 11am with the annual Menagerie Race.   ‼️Any boat wishing to take part in the Menagerie Race must notify the race committee as soon as possible by Facebook message or contact Kyle or Sharon Bolton. ‼️ ** please note late entries will not … Read more