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The Waveney & Oulton Broad Yacht Club is one of the regions premier sailing clubs, and the only one in the broadland area to offer racing 52 weeks of the year.
Situated on the south side of Oulton Broad in Nicholas Everitt Park it boasts an enviable position with views of the whole sailing area from the grounds and each of the three balconies. Facilities include changing facilities, a canteen, stair and lift access to the first floor where there is a large bar area and the race control office or 'the box'. Outside there are two large floating pontoon jetties which offer safe and easy mooring.
WOBYC is a club run by its members for its members.

Dinghy Park …

If you want to keep your dinghy in the WOBYC dinghy park, please contact David Gooch.                             Email: dinghypark@wobyc.com

Separate rates apply for members and non-members. Rates for 2016 can be found .here

Oulton Broad Depth Chart

 

New Broads Authority depth chart has been added and linked to the site - click here.

Club calendar

Winter Racing Programme

Every Sunday from November to end of March except no racing on Christmas Day (but don't forget the Jonathan House Memorial Race on Monday 26th December)

Start times: Fast Handicap 10:15;  Squibs 10:24;  Slow Handicap 10:27;  

Lasers 11:30;  Fast Handicap  11:39;  Slow Handicap 11:42;  Squibs 11:57

Please note that the starts for the second series of races (Laser race onwards) may be subject to change on the day. 

 

Topper, Optimist and Slow Handicap Open Meeting 5th November

Well done to everyone who competed in the Topper and Optimist/Slow Handicap open meeting in very cold (and sometimes wet!) conditions. Topper results are here and Optimist/Slow Handicap results are here.

2016 Dinner & Dance

Details of the annual Dinner & Dance are available here - discounted tickets are available for bookings made before the 31st October!

OULTON WEEK 2016 RESULTS

Oulton Week results are now on the website. Click here

Link to report on Yachts & Yachting website.

WOBYC 70th ANNIVERSARY REGATTA 2nd-3rd JULY

What a great weekend that was! Congratulations to Geoff Little and Sue Harper in Naiad, winners of the Waveney Class Championship for the second year running.

Full results of all the races are here.

Also, how wonderful it was to see so many of our Commodores gathered together. What a crowd!

Commodores  photo by Ben Falat

 

STOP PRESS

NEW - WOBYC Forum

Welcome to the WOBYC forum - this has been created to promote discussion, debate and improve communication amongst members. It is intended that this will be a friendly and social place where members, prospective members and other interested parties can post questions, provide help and support and generally chat about sailing at WOBYC.

Like all forums we have had to set some simple rules that all users are expected to obey - this is simply to ensure we all know the expected standards of behaviour. Remember that electronic communication is less personal than face to face debate and it is very easy to cause offence through an innocently worded comment!  We are a friendly club so lets keep the forum that way too...Forum Rules

RACING RESULTS

The current summer season results are on the page called Racing Results - Current Season - Click Here