Today EYC hosted an RYA workshop day. It covered very useful aspects of how to retain members, introduce new ones and look for sources of funding and promoting your club and its activites.

Thank you to Steve and Sam for taking the time to help and support us. There is a lot of information  for us to digest and act on.

EYC AGM 12 March.

A reminder to club members that the AGM is on 12th. Come along to meet the new committee and hear what is going on.

Hope to see you all there. Please check your emails from Val for full details.

BRASS MONKEY 3 - Rescheduled to Sunday 28 February

The next best tide is Sunday 28th.  So, hope you can all make it.

Briefing: 12 noon

Race Start: 1pm

Volunteers: race officer assistants and safety crews are welcome - please let me know: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


BRASS MONKEY 2 - Sunday 24 Jan

A quick reminder that there is the first Brass Monkey race this Sunday.

Briefing: 1030am [NOTE CHANGE IN TIME]

Racing: from about 1130pm

Club boats available to hire (first come &c) at £5 per person.

The bar is open after racing and there will be soup/roll for those who have been on the water.

Come along and have some fun, don't let the weather put you off.

EYC to host an RYA conference - Saturday 27 February from 930am to 530pm
If you are interested in taking advantage of the range of workshops that will be on offer then please book, as it will be of great benefit to your clubs.  To book, use this link:
The RYA has recently redesigned its offering of Club Development workshops to provide a comprehensive series of modules broadly covering three key areas of sailing club operations and administration – Club Management, Club Marketing and Club Finance. The new programme has been designed to give the regional staff a breadth of topics from which to select the most appropraite for the specific needs of their clubs, enabling volunteers to prepare effectively for next season.
The following winter workshops will be covered on the day:
Club Marketing
  • Develop your PTBO plan for 2016
  • How to make the most of local media
Club Management
  • Increase your racing attendeees
  • Increase your recreational sailing attendees
  • Develop your Club Plan for 2016
Club Finance
  • Develop a grant of fund application


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