Edinburgh Cup

The Haulfryn Edinburgh Cup 2019

VENUE: South Caernarfonshire Yacht Club, Abersoch

The 71st British Dragon nationals is set to be four days of thrilling keelboat racing in the waters of North Wales.

Racing starts on Tuesday 16th through to Friday 19th July 2019.

Edinburgh Cup




Edinburgh Cup

The South Caernarvonshire Yacht Club (SCYC), established in 1924, is one of the UK’s premier yachting and sailing destinations with an active membership base. Positioned atop a cliff with breathtaking views of Cardigan Bay, St.Tudwal’s islands and the Snowdonia mountain range, SCYC provides a stunning venue for this national event.

The SCYC boasts one of the largest Dragon fleets in the UK. It promising fierce on-water competition.

1960 The Duke of Edinburgh’s team brought Bluebottle to SCYC to compete in the local Abersoch Regatta and SCYC club racing.

1962, ’69, ’76, ’82, ’88, 2011 & 2016 The Edinburgh Cup was successfully held in Abersoch at the SCYC

Now in its 71st year the Edinburgh Cup remains a championship with a great deal of history. It has always been difficult to win and revered by those who have won many other competitions and events.