dinghy racing 20072014 NQYC Sailing & Social Events

March 9, 2014

Sailing Fixtures 2014
The 2014 racing fixture list is available here.

2014 Frostbite Sailing
Frostbite dates for 2014 are 19th January, 2nd and 16th February, 2nd, 16th and 30th March. For further details see the Frostbite poster. For results and details of 2013 races see the Frostbite page.

Dates for the 140th annual Cardigan Bay Regatta have been confirmed as 17, 18, 19th August (main day is 18th August).

Volvo RYA Junior Champs Race footage
We now have video footage of laser and oppie racing in New Quay Volvo Racing in New Quay and enter password: newquay

oppie training

GP14 Masters 2012
Presentation of GP14 Masters 2012 Trophy: John Billington, Gill Beddow (Event Organiser), Crawford Mcleary (Vice commodore NQYC), Mike Senior.

dinghy racing 2007

FROSTBITE DINGHY SERIES: The Frostbite began seven years ago when a few hardy sailors decided to take on the challenge of winter sailing in New Quay. Since then the sailing series has grown in strength every year and now regularly has a turn out of ten or more dinghies.

dinghy racing 2007NQYC Club Officials - 2013/14

Managing the Club's events and activities is a responsibility which is shared by a number of committees and officials. The officers for 2013/14 are as follows:

  • Vice President: Mrs Aline Horton
  • Commodore: Mr Crawford McLeary
  • Vice Commodore: Mr Owen Jones-Williams
  • Rear Commodore: Mr Mark Willis
  • Hon Secretary: Mr Ed Wilson
  • Hon Treasurer: Mr Mike Masters
  • Principal Instructor: Mrs Jennifer Davies
  • Cruiser Racing Captain: Mr Mark Willis
  • Sailing Secretary: Prof Nick James
  • Bosun Jolly Roger: Mr Kester Laver

Local Sailing Clubs

NQYC enjoys good relations with local sailing clubs, including Tresaith Mariners, Aberaeron and Aberystwyth. Tresaith Mariners is a club well known for its enthusiastic catarmaran sailing and enviable social calendar. Although the club is still young it has a committed and hardworking management team, if you would like to get innvolved with Tresaith Mariners contact Fraser.

Sailing Links

Local Interest

2014 Cardigan Bay Regatta

17th 18th and 19th Aug

New Quay in the 19th century