Welcome to Royal Temple Yacht Club, Ramsgate, Kent


Royal Temple Yacht Club Office COVID-19

Although the Club and office is closed, we are still working behind the scenes, albeit at home. If you wish to contact the office for information/advice please email Kathryn at info@rtyc.com or Elizabeth at Elizabeth.anderson@rtyc.com and they will do all they can to assist.

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We have a very active IRC yacht racing and cruising section. Racing is run under both IRC and a Temple handicap system for our cruising class.

On the Water

Royal Temple Yacht Club has a full Racing and Cruising Calendar throughout the year.

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On the Land

The Royal Temple Yacht Club enjoys spectacular views over the harbour and the Goodwin Sands.

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The Royal Temple Yacht Club Navigation School is run by professionals with over 30 years of experience. The lecturers have, between them, sailed many sea miles.



The Royal Temple Yacht Club was founded in 1857 by a group of yachtsmen sailing from the Temple Steps, on the River Thames in the centre of London.

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