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owners of X-Yachts




Xc, X and Xp moored in Gunwharf during May 2017 Rally

Sat 24th March 2018

Fitting out dinner and AGM at the Brooklands Museum, Weybridge.  Full details have been circulated by e-mail and posted in members section

4-6 May 2018

X-Yachts Solent Cup followed by 7-13 May Channel Cruise TBC

Apr/May/Jun 2018 - TBC

North Sails on-the-water sail handling/tuning day

September 2018

South Coast Autumn Rally

XYOA Plans for 2018

X-Yachts Solent Cup racing just announced for 4-6 May 2018 followed potentially by a channel cruise.  Fitting out supper currently being organised.  We will also organise an Autumn rally and will try and re-plan the North Sails sail handling/tuning day if we have sufficient interest.  Please contribute any ideas for events and visit News and the Members Home Page for further details on events.    

XYOA Members

First member from Canada just joined and a new Australian member.  We now have members from England, Scotland, Ireland, France, Germany, Guernsey, Jersey, Canada & Austria.  Read about their sailing interests and connect with them to share expertise.  Please visit the members section

Passages & Places and Racing

Recent posts on sailing in Scotland, cruising around Mallorca, exploring the Baltic, and bringing a new X-Yacht back from Denmark.  Read up about our XYOA rallies, Lundy & Bristol, ARC2016, tips for cruising Croatia.  Plus write-ups on racing RTI and the Fastnet 2017.   Please visit the members section 

Technical Library

The technical library and forum has recently had a number of posts, many from the WhatsApp group where members are sharing advice. Service tips, tuning guide, anchoring equipment, power generation, sail handling, spec ideas for short handed sailing, engine turbo watch-out points and more.