Welcome to the Royal Malta Yacht Club, home of the Rolex Middle Sea Race. 

The Royal Malta Yacht Club has a deep commitment to yachting and organises a full programme of racing and social activities throughout the year.


Located right on the water in Ta' Xbiex Marina the Club offers extraordinary facilities which include a lounge bar and dining area with outdoor terraces, roof top terrace, conference rooms, a fitness room with changing rooms, waterfront facilities for small boats and a seasonal marina for larger boats.

Featured Story

29 03 17
The PV-IES Double Handed Race is a testing day on the water for any sailor yet it is an opportunity to assess their capabilities under pressure.  Double Handed Racing is about pushing one’s stamina to the limits as there is no time for any breathing space.   Whilst a few crews opt to go for the traditional set–up of skipper and crew, in general both crew members choose to be co-skippers. By contrast, a fully crewed boat can come to a decision based on consensus whereas double-handers need to have a system in place to deal with a difference of opinion otherwise this can lead to friction within the team.   The PV-IES Double Handed Round Malta race will start the race from Marsamxett Harbour on Saturday morning at 8:55am and depending on weather conditions on the day, the Race Officer will decide whether crews will be heading South round Malta or sail North to go round Comino. Either way, in both instances crews will b... more