Britain's Most Easterly Yacht Club


The Royal Norfolk & Suffolk Yacht Club

Flag Officers

Commodore – Ruth Davies

Ruth Head Shot 2Growing up in Oulton Broad, Ruth started sailing at a young age and has been involved with both Oulton Broad and Lowestoft yacht club. As the first female Commodore, Ruth brings with her a passion for engaging with the younger generations of sailors and potential new members, whilst working with both current members and staff to continue the success the RN&SYC. Being a previous Social Chairman, we can look forward to a year of great fun, embracing all the best bits of being a member of such a fantastic club.


Admiral – Tim Barratt

Vice Commodore – Kingsley Farrington

Rear Commodore – Richard Fryer

Rear Commodore – Paul Jenkins

Hon Treasurer – Richard Dell


Management Committee

Ruth Davies (Chairman)

The Officers

Mark Drake

Paul Yallop

Chris Merren

Janet Farrington

David Jobson

Club Manager

David Evans


Estates Committee

Richard Fryer (Chairman)

David Jobson

Anthony Knights

Mark Drake

Club Manager


Marine Activities Committee – incl. Racing & Training

Paul Jenkins (Chairman)

Richard Ashton

Mike Davies

Nick Faulkner

Peter Pank

Mike Rainer-Todd

Bob Sabberton

Jimmy Tubby

Club Bosun


Marina Committee

Kingsley Farrington (Chairman)

Chris Merren

Tim Mobbs

David Jobson


Social Committee

Janet Farrington (Chairman)

Avril Mobbs

Paul Yallop

June Yeaman

Ros Rainer-Todd

Louise Dell



Club Manager – Simon Cadle

Club AssistantPippa Nicolle

Bar & Restaurant Supervisor – Richard Hansen

Chef – Jon-Michael Cooper- Jordan

Club Bosun – Stuart Brown

Marina & Maintenance – Geoff Coleman