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Royal Lymington Yacht Club

The home of yachting, dinghy sailing and motor boating.

Celebrating our Centenary in 2022

Join Us

New members are always welcome.


Join our regular keelboat and dinghy racing in a fantastic sailing area.

Motor Boating

Join regular motorboat cruises and meets with our growing power boat section.

Bar, Restaurant and Sun Terrace

Exquisite dining with stunning views at our popular bar and restaurant.


Join our day sails, weekend meets and longer cruises in the Solent and beyond.

Younger Sailors

Our thriving Junior and Youth section inspires a life-long passion for sailing.


Situated in a stunning riverside location with easy access to the Solent, the historic Royal Lymington Yacht Club is one of the world’s finest yacht clubs; a warm and welcoming home of yachting, dinghy sailing and motor boating. We pride ourselves on our superb clubhouse and facilities, including our popular bar and restaurant (book a table here).

Established a century ago, our club holds an enviable record of success on the water. We run regular dinghy and keelboat racing throughout the season, as well as cruising days, rallies and meets - for motor boats as well as yachts. A prominent RYA affiliated training centre, we provide regular training courses and host a breadth of racing and sailing regattas, championships and events.

Our thriving Junior and Youth section welcomes sailors to join regular year-round training and inspires a life-long passion for sailing. We have a busy social programme for members of all ages, with clubs, activities and lectures taking place throughout the year. Our rooms are available for private hire for meetings, conferences, celebrations and other events.

We welcome new members including experienced sailors and those new to the water. Explore our website to find out more about what we can do for you and what we have going on this season, or scroll down to find out more about our rich history and excellent facilities...

Upcoming Events


August 16, 2022

Shipmates Centenary Wacky Science Party

Our 2022 Centenary Celebrations continue with a special party for our little Shipmates! Professor Bunsen, the leading scientist at DNA Kids Laboratories is coming to entertain you with a Wacky Science Party from 16:00 - 18:00 on Friday 9th September.  

July 05, 2022

Channel Week 2022

The next trip on the Cruising Calandar is from 5th - 9th September 2022 to Cherbourg and Alderney for Channel Week. Both sailing and motorboats are welcome. See all the details and itinerary here.

June 17, 2022

Centenary Party: Saturday 3rd September

Book your tickets now for our Centenary Party on Saturday 3rd September and get set to party like its 1922! Ticket includes welcome cocktail, buffet dinner and music until midnight!

Club News


August 16, 2022

Berthon Restores two Panoramas in celebration of RLymYC’s Centenary

Read all about the recent restoration of our beautiful panoramas by Berthon.  Both are now in pride of place in our River Room and Island Room.

August 16, 2022

Royal Lymington sailors excel at the 29er Nationals

Congratulations to RLymYC's 29er fleet for excellent results at the 2022 Nationals, including Santi Sesto Cosby/Leo Wilkinson National Champions and Ella Lightbody/Felicity Brellisford National Ladies Champions!

August 09, 2022

2022 Albacore Nationals at RLymYC

From Friday 5th to Sunday 7th August, the Royal Lymington Yacht Club (RLymYC) hosted the 2022 Albacore National Championships sponsored by Noble Marine Insurance.

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