TCYC defibrillator appeal


Coombe Cellars Defibrillator Appeal. Coombe Cellars is a busy boating centre on River Teign Estuary catering for sailing dinghies, rowing boats, water-skiers, windsurfers and canoes. The Teign Corinthian Yacht Club alone has over 100 cadets in addition to its adult members. Defibrillators are becoming accepted as an essential backup to the emergency services in the…

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Safe Sailing Sundays


For five Sundays this Summer the Coombe Cellars Section will be putting a safety boat onto the Teign Estuary so that members who have been out of sailing for a while and new sailors can practice and improve their sailing skills in an informal atmosphere.  Or they can just mess about in boats, only safely! It will be a good opportunity for…

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Local Sailing Weather


Penny Tranter is a leading member of arguably the greatest weather forecasting organisation in the world, the British Metrological Office. Among other things she has been a training manager and has advised emergency responders on major incident planning. She forecast weather for the London Olympics and the Para Olympics sailing events. She was for many years…

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World Champion Sailor Will Taylor Coaches Local Juniors


World Champion Sailor Will Taylor Coaches Local Juniors! Seven junior sailors from Teign Corinthian Yacht Club have joined the South West Tera Academy for this winter’s training. Paignton Sailing Club played host to the first on the water training session of the Academy’s winter schedule over the weekend. Over thirty children in total, aged between 9 and…

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The John Davey Memorial Trophy


In memory of her brother, Angela Ryan (nee Davey) and her husband David travelled from their home in Gloucestershire to hand over a fabulous new perpetual trophy to be awarded each year to the winner of our Summer Cadet Series. Peter Hearne was very pleased to accept the new trophy on behalf of TCYC. Angela…

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Dinghy Regatta, Bart’s Bash and 50 Years at Coombe Cellars


Teign Corinthian Yacht Club was proud to celebrate 50 years of Dinghy Racing at its sailing and RYA accredited training centre at Coombe Cellars on the river Teign over the weekend 19/20th September. To mark the occasion it held a two day Jubilee Dinghy Regatta which on the Sunday also incorporated the now well established…

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