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 Guiness World Record 2007
Overall Winner 2009
At the Start 2009

The 58th annual LDYC Round The Island Race Weekend Regatta takes place at Lake Deneysville Yacht Club (LDYC) from Friday 05 February to Sunday 07 February 2016.
LDYC is on the outskirts of Deneysville village, 120 km or 80 minutes drive from most areas on the Witwatersrand and is within driving and sailing distance to Villiers and Oranjeville.

Deneysville itself hosts 4 other Yacht Clubs. The Vaal Dam’s shoreline runs for approximately 600 kilometers and is home to 8 other yacht clubs and 6 marinas.

Situated on the banks of the Vaal Dam, LDYC is by far the largest yacht club with 420 full members, who fund and run the establishment on a volunteer basis, with the support of full time staff.

We offer a full range of membership options to suit your lifestyle and pocket.


The club is sited on 44 hectares which provides:

Spotless ablution blocks powered by gas to deliver endless piping hot water for showers and baths.

Round the Island Yacht Race

Lake Deneys Yacht Club Office   Cell:

GPS Location S26 54.822 E028 05.750


Ample camping and weekend caravanning sites

Club Cottage which sleeps 6 or Club Caravan which sleeps 4 (bring along bedding, food and towels)

150 permanent members’ caravan sites.

Strategically spaced drinking water taps throughout

Laundry cum dishwashing room