Devon Yawl Association

Devon Yawl 2024 National Championships, 22/23 June at Royal Western Yacht Club, Plymouth

Full results and race report HERE

Devon Yawl production has restarted.

See the Pennant Yachts Facebook page HERE for more details.

The Devon Yawl Association

The Association was founded in 1979 and is affiliated to the Royal Yachting Association. It administers the Class as well as providing owners with the opportunity to meet, sail together and race. The highlight of the annual programme is the National Championships.

The membership is spread throughout the British Isles, and there is an international flavour with members in Europe and a presence in the USA.

A newsletter ‘The Yawl’ keeps members in touch, containing reports on regional and national Association events, technical information, and news items There are active fleets at Topsham SC, Yealm YC, Newport Pembrokeshire, on the river Dart at Dittisham, Chichester harbour and in North America.

Would you like to try one out?

Please contact Pennant Yachts via the Supplier's page if you're interested in a new boat. If you would like a sail during the summer months in an older boat in Wembury Bay, South Devon to see if they're for you then please contact Andrew Matthews via the club email at