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Etchells Regatta Sailing

2020 Etchells Australian Championship – Day Four – How would you like your moguls?

Do you want them steep and regular? Well do we have the perfect racetrack for you. Just off the Royal Brighton Yacht Club, and to the East of the main […]

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Etchells Regatta Sailing

2020 Etchells Australian Championship – Challenges of Day Two

Race Management under the leadership of Mark Taylor met and conquered the challenge of the day – fickle wind. It arrived, all five knots of it, from around 195 degrees. […]

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Club

Summer pool competition

With completion of the winter billiards and snooker comps recently, it is now time to turn our thoughts to entering the summer pool comp. The emphasis is on fun and […]

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OTB

Finglas Friday night OTB coaching

Last season we trialled a new program for our off-the-beach sailors, then named Friday night single-handed coaching. The concept worked really well, so we wanted to improve and expand the offer to all OTB sailors, not just single-handers.

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Club Icebergers

Icebergers Safety Plan

Please read more for your safety plan while the channel is being dredged and the inner landing is being replaced.

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Junior and Youth OTB Sailing

RBYC Junior and Youth summer program enrolments are out!

That’s right, you’ve been waiting for it since last March, and it’s finally here: our new season of Sunday sailing and training is starting very soon.

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Club

Victorian Sailing Award Recipients 2018-19

The Victorian Sailing Awards have come and gone, and we are proud to announce the following award recipients. These recipients sail out of and are members of multiple clubs, including Royal Brighton Yacht Club. RBYC wishes to congratulate them on their win after all their hard work and dedication to sailing throughout the 2018-19 Season.

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Club

RBYC Wins Big at Victorian Sailing Awards 2018-19

The Victorian Sailing Awards recognise the outstanding performances of sailors, volunteers, officials and clubs in Victoria for the 2018-19 Season. This year, Royal Brighton Yacht Club was awarded Yacht Club of the Year, the Sustainability Award and Sailor of the Year with a Disability.

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Club coach tip of the week Sailing

Club coach tip of the week: get the basics right to go faster

Whether you’re racing or cruising, speed is key to either performing at the top of the fleet or getting to our next port of call quickly. The sail setups are the same across both type of sailing. Here are some key concepts to improve performance!

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Regatta Sailing

Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta 2019: great efforts by RBYC members and boats

RMYS hosted the 29th Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta (AWKR) over the Queen’s Birthday long weekend, in challenging conditions. Many Brighton boats and members took part in the event!