Go Sailing -- Go Rowing -- Go Kayaking -- Go SUP'ing Go Boating and just have "Fun On The Water" Subject to the weather, Benfleet Yacht Club will be organising a "Fun on the Water" event on Sunday 30th August. The two BYC support boats will be on the water on standby. Of course, we have to conduct this in line with the UK Government regulations and guidelines
Published 08:05 on 12 Aug 2020
We would like to inform members that we are now permitted to recommence Dinghy Racing at Benfleet Yacht Club: all conducted within the latest Government guidelines etc. Our next race will be the "Kerry Cup" on Sunday 20th September 2020. Race start time 14:00 hrs, and High Water 15.23 hrs. Members wishing to compete the club's dinghy racing must read the risk assessment (which can be downloaded below),
Published 09:40 on 6 Aug 2020
As from the 15th August , British Rowing will 'allow' mixed household crew rowing, which mean we can take the gigs out again, as long as we follow their guidelines. Please see the document available to download below. Contact Penny Lowen (Rowing Captain) for further details.
Published 12:02 on 25 Jul 2020
We are pleased to announce the re-opening of the Benfleet Yacht Club clubhouse and bar with effect from Saturday 4 th July . We also plan to hold a complimentary " Welcome Back to BYC" Barbecue on Sunday 5 th July, starting at 02:00pm. This will be subject to the weather being suitable to allow us to use the grounds around the clubhouse to support social distancing etc. Further
Published 06:17 on 28 Jun 2020
COVID-19: A brief summary of actions currently in place. Full details are available in the Policy document in the accompanying file: Click on 'More'. Note: all permitted activities must be performed observing the Governments latest Guidelines. Club-House and Bar are now open 5 days each week ( click here for times ) with social distancing rules and procedures in place. All planned club Entertainments and Social events cancelled until further notice.
Published 06:49 on 24 May 2020
It is now possible to link the BYC Event calendar with the calendar built into your mobile phone, tablet or computer. Log into your Membership Portal, select "Calendar" and the click on "Click Here to Subscribe to this Calendar" (top right hand side).
Published 06:48 on 24 May 2020
Click on "More" to see additional photos. After many months of hard work by a small band of volunteer members, the western (club house) side of the Quay Heading replacement programme is now complete. The concrete surface of top of the western side quay heading is now complete, plus the steelwork for the eastern side has been delivered, ready for installation in the autumn. Message from Commodore, John Hancock: "As
Published 06:44 on 24 May 2020