Jack Potter

Jack Potter, keen ex RAYC member since 1951, has sailed into the sunset. At the age of 85 he remembered great days sailing and enjoying the comradeship of fellow members, both on the harbour and on overseas races. He leaves his wife Fay and his daughter Sandra and son Richard. His membership at the Club [...]

By |June 21st, 2017|Categories: Archives|

Young 99

In the 1980s RAYC were racing separate divisions for Young 88s.  The Young 99 came into production and it was considered that it would have as much appeal.  RAYC member and a great help in setting up the Archives, Bill Glen, went into partnership with the maker, for the 99s, a 32ft (10m) yacht.  In [...]

By |June 16th, 2017|Categories: All News, Archives|

Bailey Brothers

Archives received a request from American Samoa regarding an article in the Newsletter about the Bailey Brothers (Boat Builders in the past). David Herdich asks if anyone has any records or papers relating to their history. Obviously there are pieces on the internet which I presume he has seen, but he is specifically researching a [...]

By |November 1st, 2016|Categories: All News, Archives|