WOW (Women on Water) – we are running a series of introduction to sailing courses for ladies, the first of which is starting on Tuesday, May 1st.  No prior experience is necessary and all the gear is provided by the club.  You will learn the basics of sailing, in a relaxed, friendly environment over 4 consecutive Tuesdays. Register here

Dolphins and Sharks – our programme for young sailors (aged 6+) recommences on Friday, May 4th.  Open to all Cadet members of the club and their parent volunteers, the children learn from RYA qualified dinghy instructors in the safe environs of Ballyholme Bay.  All interested parents are invited to attend a briefing on Friday, April 20th at 6pm at the club to find out more about how the programme will work for 2018.

Yoga for Everybody – join Seona Murray every Wednesday night @7:15pm at BYC.  5 classes for £25 or £6 drop-in.  Contact:

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BYC Laser Performance Training continues every Sunday morning – please book online in advance of attending.

An Essential Navigation Course is running for 5 weeks on Thursday nights in the Cadet room (18:30-21:30) starting on 11th January 2018. For information, booking and payment by Paypal, credit or debit card: Book Here

Upcoming Events

  • RYA Powerboat Level 2 2018
    3rd February 2018 09:30 - 25th November 2018 17:00

    This two-day course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence.

  • Danskebank Private Banking Icebreaker Series 2017-18
    1st October 2017 14:30 - 8th April 2018 16:30

    Sponsored by Ireland's largest open series returns this winter with the Ballyholme Yacht Club Danskebank Private Banking Icebreaker Series. Twenty-one races from Sunday 1st October…

  • Dolphins & Sharks Easter Scheme
    4th April 2018 09:30 - 6th April 2018 16:30

    Once you've enjoyed the chocolate overload, why not come along and enjoy some time on the water.  This year, we are offering a 3 day…

  • Cadet Parents Social Evening - wine tasting with Tom Bell
    7th April 2018 19:00

    We would like to invite all the Cadet Parents to a wine tasting evening on Saturday, April 7th, at BYC. This is an opportunity to…

  • Women on Water 2018
    1st May 2018 18:30 - 10th July 2018 21:30

    New to sailing?  Female?  Then this course is for you. WOW is designed specifically for novice sailors. It starts at 6:30pm on Tuesdays and finishes…

  • RYA Adult Level 1
    5th May 2018 09:30 - 1st July 2018 16:30

    Adult beginners' courses The scheme is comprised of a series of two-day courses enabling you to progress quickly from beginner to expert in a controlled, safe…

  • RYA Safety Boat 2018
    17th March 2018 09:30 - 12th August 2018 17:00

    This two-day course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities.

  • RYA Adult L2
    12th May 2018 09:30 - 10th June 2018 16:30

    Adult beginners' courses The scheme is comprised of a series of two-day courses enabling you to progress quickly from beginner to experts in a controlled, safe…

  • Family Course - Level 1
    19th May 2018 09:30 - 12th August 2018 16:30

    This weekend course is the perfect opportunity for the family to learn a new skill together. It aims to teach and develop the basic sailing…

  • RYA Start Racing
    26th May 2018 09:30 - 19th August 2018 16:30

    Learn to race Racing is an exciting and sociable way to develop your sailing. From beginners, through to club racers and preparing for higher level…