The Royal Northern and Clyde Yacht Club at Rhu is a club with a fantastic heritage but with a modern outlook. Iit can trace its origins back to 1824 and today is one of the largest, most active and successful yacht clubs in the country. Its mission is to encourage and support sailing and a wide range of water-based activities, and to provide and maintain a suitable clubhouse and associated facilities for the sporting, recreational and social use of its members.