Promoting cruising and ‘Broadsmanship’ on the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads in traditional River Cruiser class yachts. The club is dedicated to organising cruises on the Norfolk Broads and teaching young people from twelve years of age how to sail on traditional broads yachts. We are an RYA Training Centre and run cruises and training over Easter and the Summer.

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 Week 1:    Saturday 20th July – Saturday 27th July
 Week 2:    Saturday 27th July – Saturday 3rd August
Week 3:    Saturday 3rd August – Saturday 10th August
Week 4:    Saturday 10th August – Saturday 17th August
COVID 19 Policy:  The club will be asking that sailors be fully vaccinated in line with government recommendations at the time of sailing.  Please contact the sailing secretary if you have any questions.

For Instructors:  The Chief Instructor has asked us to remind all of those with Instructor qualifications (including Assistant and Senior) to check their qualifications and renew as necessary.  We will be in contact about GWYC sponsored training

Races – 2024 – We run two races each year.  See Race pages for information on results, supper dates, etc.

For a list of all our events this year please visit our Calendar page.

75th Anniversary Book To commemorate Dick Farrar, Mark Thorne and Jonathan Winterton are compiling a new book and would like your contributions – especially photographs from 2022 & 2023.  Content to be sent to   See letter for more details – Green Wyvern 75th Anniversary Book – Contribution Request

If you need more information than found on our Website and Facebook or have questions, comments please see Contact Us for the relevant point person.

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