This is one of the country's oldest and most prestigious yacht clubs which commands a unique and much sought after location on the River Dart. It is a thriving club today with a range of activities for sailors of all ages. Read more

A week of activities from 28 May - 5 June kick off the celebrations to mark the 150th anniversary of the Royal Dart Yacht Club. Read more

What's On

The Royal Dart Yacht Club is located in Kingswear on the River Dart in Devon, UK. During the Summer - especially during Regatta Week - the Club plays host to thousands of visiting sailors from all around the world. Read more

Clive Bennett was appointed Commodore of the Royal Dart Yacht Club last spring, after being an active member for more than 20 years. Read more


David Rothwell has been in charge of everything involving food and drink at the RDYC, including bar, catering, events and the function room, since May 2014. Read more


Besides the beautiful vistas, Dartmouth and its surrounding area is dotted with places steeped in history. Read more

We talk Dartmouth Connections with Jock Douglas, Commodore of the Royal Dart Yacht Club (2008) Read more

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