The youngest pilots on the Belgian team - Lucas DEMUYSERE and Aleksey VANPUTTE

Sep 20, 2023

The youngest Belgian participants in the championships are Lucas Demuysere (20 years old) and Aleksey Vanputte (19 years old), both members of the youth club "De Krab." Both of them compete in a land yachting class for which they don't yet have much competition experience. The challenge is significant... Read more

IMG_5225 Aug 30, 2023

Potjesregatta and Inauguration R. Demuyserepad

On Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 September 2023, the Royal Sand Yacht Club will organise the annual international landyacht race Potjesregatta.

This race for classes 2, 3, 5, P and Standart is the last race in De Panne before the EURO23 DE PANNE European Championship (30/9 - 6/10/2023).

Among... Read more

1909 - Julien Michez  gagnant la première course copy Jul 21, 2023

Sandyachting, a sport

The experience of driving a sand yacht along the beach is fantastic enough for many. It is a separate outing. That you have to go to the coast for it is part of it.

Once with several sailors on the beach, it becomes extra fun to catch up with the others. It's in many of us... .

So it... Read more

sneller dan de wind Jul 14, 2023

Faster than the wind. impossible?

Faster than the wind. 

Impossible ? 


Like most modern sailing craft, a sand yacht is not pushed forward by the wind. 

It is the gliding of the wind along the sail that makes the force that makes a sand yacht move forward. It is like an aircraft that stays... Read more

sticker@4x Jun 14, 2023

Tom Slambrouck, designer of the logo and poster

Tom grew up in Koksijde and was a member of youth-landsailingclub De Krab. He was a Standart pilot and participated in the World Championship in 2018 in Sankt Peter-Ording (Germany).


A love of images is what drives and motivates Tom, so he pursued the visual arts. If he cannot... Read more

era immo 2 Jun 10, 2023

15% Discount granted by sponsor Era Servimo

Dear participant and visitor,


It’s great that you’ll be present for the EC Landyachting in De Panne! The championship is the highlight of the year for the Royal Sand Yacht Club (RSYC),  that is imbedded in De Panne, and the oldest Landyachting club in the world. To organize... Read more

ford explorer EV Jun 5, 2023

Ford Explorer EV

Our sponsor Ford-Unicars is proud to present their newest asset!


The ultimate 100% electric SUV has arrived.


Adventurous. Iconic design. Fast charging. With superior comfort and connectivity of the future. The Explorer. Redefine... Read more

5-portret1 Mar 30, 2023

Together with Sport Vlaanderen

Sports make us better. Practicing sports makes us healthier, mentally as well as physically. But also enjoying sports from the sidelines does us a lot of good. Whether it be a youth swimming competition, a well-placed smash or a flawless horizontal bar exercise, these moments inspire us and bring... Read more


The EURO23 Logo on the beach and on television

On March 22th and 23th, the cycling race CLASSIC Brugge-De Panne took place. Our logo for the European Championship – EURO23 DE PANNE – was shown live on national TV, accompanied by an explanation about landyachting and the announcement of the championships.


The sea was not our... Read more

snelheidsrecord Dec 11, 2022

Speed record

Lake Gairdner (dried-up salt lake) in South Australia, Sunday December 11th 2022, 17 local time.

Emirates Team New Zealand and pilot Glenn Ashby sailed faster than all previously set records in ‘Horonuku’, their wind-driven world-record vessel. Glenn Ashby achieved a speed... Read more