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    Great North Air Ambulance Boat Wash

    Sunday saw a pop up boat wash at the club in aid of the Great North Air Ambulance, which is our charity of the year. The junior Preistlys and Shellys kindly offered to give members boats a pre season wash for donations. They raised a fantastic £120 (more donations came in just after the total was announced) and many thanks to everyone who got involved.

    Published 10:31 on 4 Apr 2024

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    UYC Welcomes the RYA RTG Optimist Fleet

    Ullswater Yacht Club welcomed the RYA RTG Optimist fleet over the 02&03 March 24. The Optimist sailors braved the snowy conditions and took to the calm water of Ullswater. Thanks to volunteers and staff for hosting the event.

    Published 17:54 on 3 Mar 2024

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    Youth & Juniors in 2024 - Read all about it

    Everything you need to know about Youth & Junior Sailing in 2024 is in a newsletter produced by Y&J rep Andrew Bailey. It's packed full of details about what is on offer in 2024 for our young sailors. The 2024 Y&J Activity Newsletter is available to download below.

    Published 13:00 on 28 Feb 2024

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    Daffodil Regatta, 27 & 28 April 2024

    This year's Daffodil Regatta is sponsored by Magic Marine and Triggernaut Sunglasses who are offering all entrants 15% discounts on their products. The event will include the Musto Skiff Northern Champs. and RS 200 Northern Champs. as well as class racing for VX Ones and OK's and all class handicap starts for other dinghies, keelboats and cruisers. Enter at the UYC website Daffodil Regatta 2024

    Published 12:20 on 6 Feb 2024

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    UYC @ Rooster RS Tera End of Season Championships 2023

    Some of our Y&J travelled to Draycote to take part in the end of season championship. They enjoyed 8 races over two days and had some fantastic results. Laia Priestley came 3rd overall out of 47 sailors and won one of her races. Aggie Priestley came 25th with Grace Fleming just behind her in 26th place. Harry Fleming came 37th which is a great achievement to conclude his first year racing. Laia was also

    Published 18:51 on 29 Oct 2023

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    UYC Keelboat Weekend

    There was gold on the lake this weekend with two days of great racing for the Tempest Northerns and Keelboat weekend. Five races were held on Saturday due to the poor wind forecast for Sunday. A great meal was enjoyed by everyone in the club house on Saturday evening, many thanks to the galley team. Sunday morning dawned with frost on the boats but a good wind so three races were held with everyone thanking

    Published 19:39 on 15 Oct 2023

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    Team UYC are out in full force today at the final NWJYTT at Leigh & Lowton. Just waiting for the wind to be compliant so we can get started! UYC Y&J team had an amazing weekend at the last race meeting in the Northern Travelers series. Some great sailing this year by all the kids but Anna Watkins was first under 16 winner and Jessica Warner was first under 11 winner. Well

    Published 19:36 on 15 Oct 2023

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    Ladies Who Launch End of Season Regatta

    Presentations were made at the Ladies helm race on Saturday. Catherine Mulholland was the overall winner, with Karen Smith second. The start of the racing was delayed due to little wind initially. The wind finally arrived about 12 noon, allowing 3 races. Sally Willett was awarded the 2023 'ladies that launch' trophy for endeavour. Special thanks were expressed to Anne Noble for her generous help during the year and Pamela

    Published 18:22 on 3 Oct 2023

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    UYC @ the Feva Worlds

    Another of our two youth sailors have been traveling abroad, this time to the Feva Worlds. Seren Green, 15, (crew) and Mya Fance,16, ( helm) travelled to Follonica, on the West Coast of Italy and charted a boat for the competition. The competition saw over 200 boats taking part from the 24th to the 28th July. Tackling temperatures nearing 40 degrees and in challenging wind conditions they finished 18th out of their silver fleet of

    Published 18:48 on 28 Aug 2023

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    UYC @ the Tera Nationals

    Another fantastic weekend sailing from three of the clubs younger members at the Tera Nationals. After the first day saw winds of 25 knots and over, Aggie Priestley was unfortunately sent in before racing started (by her own father!). The other two girls didn't make the second race so there was lots to play for on the second day. Slightly lighter winds saw everyone finishing all races whilst having to concentrate on waves, tides

    Published 20:48 on 14 Aug 2023

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    UYC @ the Tera Worlds

    After an exciting and long trip to Lake Iseo, the little cousin of Lake Como and Lake Garda, Laia and Agge Priestley had a few days to soak up the atmosphere and enjoy their beautiful surroundings before getting down to business.Sunday's practice race came with the expected light winds but beautiful sunshine and clear blue waters.After a disappointing first day with no wind, competitors headed out onto the water on day two in hopes of

    Published 21:10 on 10 Aug 2023

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    Holiday Week, August 7-11, 2023

    Holiday Week The Club is holding its traditional Holiday Week from August 7 to 11. The popular week, which is open to visitors, offers a combination of racing, kids' club, tuition, leisure sailing and family fun on and off the water, as well as daytime and evening entertainment and catering. The schedule for family week is as follows:- Monday

    Published 19:25 on 1 Aug 2023

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