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Benfleet Yacht Club


Date for 2015 race Saturday 11th July
Sponsored for the 17th year in succession
by "Dauntless Boatyard"

Past Nore Race results and prize winners are available
 on the 'Nore Race' page click here
Dinghy Sailing:
Peter Cotgrove Dinghy Race - Saturday 27th September (from LSC)
Interclub Dinghy Team Race - Sunday 28th September (from LSC)
Cruiser Sailing
CCS Upnor Race - Saturday 20th September with meal in Medway Yacht Club
Cruise to Gillingham Marina - Saturday 27th September
Social / Other:
"Barts Bash" Andrew Simpson memorial Dinghy Race - Sunday 21st September - see box on right of this page
Work Party Weekend -Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd November. Please note change of date from that published in the BYC tide table booklet (was 11th & 12th October) 

All events listed on this website are open to BYC members and their invited guests only, unless stated otherwise
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Link to
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2014 Dinghy and Cruiser Sailing Programme
Click here to download an Excel spreadsheet file containing the full year's programme, to which you can add your own personal agenda (loaded 23/12/2013)
Cadet Sail Training Week
The Newsletter of
Benfleet Yacht Club. To view both the latest edition and past copies click here
Benfleet Creek navigation charts 
Click here to download a copy
Benfleet Yacht Club
Canvey Road
Canvey Island
Founded 1923
Social Programme

click here to see the full calendar of social and entertainments events
Benfleet Yacht Club
"In the Past"
a collection of
historical photo's
and data click here
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Saturday 9th to Wedneday 13th (incl) August 2014.
News snippet's, updates and other yacht club gossip: Cadet Week 2014 now full. 13 BYC boats attended the Calais Rally, see theCruising pagefor further details.Feb 14: Oliver Wright & Madi Flynn elected as Cadet and Assistant Cadet Captain's. BYC Paper Boat Race attracted 21 entries: 1st Bobby Philips, 2nd Oliver Smith, & 3rd Michael Wright, with a total  of £50 raised for the RNLI. Daunltless Boatyard to sponsor the BYC Nore Race for the 16th year in succession. 2014 Season Sailing Programme now available to download click hereCadet Weel 2014 application forms are now available see Cadet Week page.
Saturday 26th July 2014

click here to view the
 2014 race results
Winter 2014 - Spring 2015 now available
Catering at
Benfleet Yacht Club
Next event: Friday 6th June
American themed menu
See Bar and Catering page for further details
Benfleet Yacht Club is now on Facebook, allowing members to keep up to date with what's going on at the club and to share their own personal adventures, stories and photographs etc.
To join this group, click on the link to the Facebook page
On arriving at the page, select “JOIN GROUP”.
Various items of boating equipment for sale and wanted
by BYC members. Please visit the For Sale and Wanted page
New Thames Estuary "Sea Reach" buoyage
See Notice to Mariners and chartlet posted
on the Cruising page
Benfleet Yacht Club members Facebook group
Gary Davies is seeking members interested in playing darts during the winter months, for either social pleasure, or possibly forming a team to play other organisations.
If you are interested click here for further details and add your name to the list on the club's main notice board
Southampton Boatshow
Friday 12th to Sunday 21st September
Reduced price ticket offer for BYC members
Click here for further details
Winter Darts games at BYC
Last Cruise of the Season
 "Gillingham Marina"
Saturday 27th September
No meals have been arranged, but come along for a drink and social
Please add your boat name on the list on the club's main notice board
"Barts Bash" - Andrew Simpson Memorial Race
Sunday 21st September
Aiming to be the biggest race
 in the history of sailing
BYC are not in a position to organise this race, but our members are invited to join the jointly organised Leigh SC / Essex YC event click here for futher details. Please note that each competitor must enter indivually via the  "Barts Bash" website