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Welcome to the Radio Yacht Squadron Nelson website


2022 South Island IOM Championship Regatta, 8-9 October.


Radio Yacht Squadron Nelson (RYSN) is a small club of approximately 42 enthusiastic members situated in Nelson, at the top of the South Island, New Zealand.

Social sailing every Wednesday and Sunday afternoon depending on the weather.

The Club is a member of the NZ Radio Yacht Association (NZRYA) which in turn is a member of the International Radio Sailing Association. (IRSA)

We have regular social sailing during the week plus competition racing, both scratch and handicap on the weekends.

At present all our members sail the IOM class, DF65 and DF95 yachts, however we welcome all classes to join us.

Our IOM’s are a combination of professionally built to home built fibreglass and wood versions.

New members welcome. Click here to download the Membership Form.


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