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

Well done to everyone who successfully completed their RYA Safety Boat course at KYC this week . 🚤

A big thanks to Gordon, Phill, Bryan and Hector for running the course.

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Well done to the KYC Junior Sailor’s who travelled to SLYC to compete in the Topper Traveller Event ⛵. Well done to Anna Fitzpatrick, Maya and Jonah Kelly at yesterday’s event 👏 🏆🌟 A special mention goes to Anna Fitzpatrick as she finished 2nd Junior Girl 🌟🏆 Thanks to Strangford Lough Yacht Club and Topper … Read more

Following on from the success of Sail4Cancer and Topperdome, Killyleagh Yacht Club is pleased to launch its new annual Charity Keelboat Weekend! Each year, we’ll be running this racing weekend to do our bit for local causes and this year we are delighted to announce that the event will be supporting Trauma & Orthopaedics Research … Read more

Light winds provided interesting challenges for the Killyleagh Yacht Club race team as they ran the Downey’s Kia Squib Northern Championship last weekend. The two day event welcomed 23 boats from across the UK and Ireland attracting competitors from as far away as Royal Victoria Yacht Club on the Isle of Wight, Holyhead in Wales … Read more

Congratulations to Graham Chambers who was awarded the RYA NI Chair’s Award at last night’s annual awards ceremony. This prestigious award is decided upon by the Chair of RYA NI to recognise someone that has achieved something exceptional, or has gone above and beyond for a particular cause. Graham was instrumental in the development of … Read more