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Tropical Fitting out Supper 16th March 2019



Dear Sailors and Friends,

The annual Fitting out Supper is this Saturday (16th March) at the clubhouse starting at 7pm.

It reintroduces families and friends back into the club after the winter, with a theme of ‘Tropical’ with food and games to suit.

Dress is encouraged to embrace the theme with prizes for best dressed and games for everyone!

£10 for adults and £5 for children 10yrs and under, tickets in advance on

Look forward to seeing you there!

Annual Prizegiving and Dinner



Dear Sailors and Friends.

The Annual St Catherine’ s Prize giving and dinner will be at the Hampshire Hotel, St Helier , on Saturday 24th November. 6pm arrivals for a 7pm dinner, dress code casual smart.

Menu for the evening meal is here…

St Catherine’s Annual Dinner Menu 2018. (Kids menu is also available .)

There will the the usual Raffle prizes drawn after the prize giving and dinner where proceeds will go to the Channel Island Air Search again,  followed by dancing and a late bar with a comfortable lounge area for all to enjoy.

We very much hope that all prizewinners are able to come as well as all our friends and sailors at the club, please rush to the our web collect payment system , so as not to be disappointed,  numbers are limited .

Bookings can be made for a room for the evening direct with the hotel and is always popular with members who like a leisurely breakfast after a long evening, email below.


We very much look forward to seeing you all in this most sociable occasion of the club’s calendar of events.



Junior Regatta this Saturday


Open to all juniors who have completed courses this year and in club boats at no charge. Mums and Dads to be involved too …prepare to get wet!
Meet from 9am to get your boat rigged and dressed overall. Fancy dress prize too for sailors. Fun and games from 10 til 12pm with prizes after.
This is for you if you want to continue with club events and see how the club rolls… be part of the action!

Early bird entry to UBS Jersey Regatta only until 6th August

Dear Sailors and Friends.

Please be advised that entries are now being taken for the UBS Jersey Regatta online, and the Early bird entry is only until 6th August 2018….

The Notice of Race is available in the clubs and on Entry is exclusively on-line this year under ‘Race Administration’ on the website.

Please e-mail if you have any queries.

Final entries will be received up to 1800 hours Friday 7th September after which time no further entries will be accepted;

St Catherine’s Annual Regatta 2018


This weekend sees the 2018 SCSC Annual Regatta with weather predicted to be very favorable it will be a popular event!

Here’s an outline of the weekend…

Fri 13-Jul

19:00 Swan Verner Single Handed Race

19:05 Crews Challenge Race Crews Challenge Trophy

Sat 14-Jul

10:00 Moisan Keg of Ale Pursuit Race

10:20 Mini Moisan Pursuit Race Mini Moisan Trophy

11:30 Optimist Peace Race Peace Cup

11:35 Muhleman U21 Race Muhleman Mug

11:40 Veterans Single Handed Race Veterans Trophy

14:00 RNLI Race RNLI Pennants (Senior & Junior) – Aurum Trophy – U21 Mug – Junior Trophy

B2B Bolitho Race Bolitho Cup – Bolitho Plate – Bolitho Shield – Aurum Trophy – U21 Mug – Junior Trophy

Sun 15-Jul

10:00 Double Handed Boats sailed Single Handed Marrett Trophy

10:30 Oppie Race Trophy De Paris C

11:00 His & Hers Race P & T Cup OH

11:45 Ladies Race Thyra’s Bowl OH

14:00 Ann Port Race 1 Ann Port Trophy – Aurum Trophy – Carter Clipper – CIYS Regatta Laser Shield – Feva Regatta Prize – Laser 4.7 Regatta Prize – Millennium Cup – Pico Regatta Prize –Pippamarie Cup – Plaything Bowl – Streaker Cup – U21 Mug– Junior Trophy

B2B : Ann Port Race 2 Ann Port Trophy – Aurum Trophy – Carter Clipper – CIYS Regatta Laser Shield – Feva Regatta Prize – Laser 4.7 Regatta Prize – Millennium Cup – Pico Regatta Prize –Pippamarie Cup – Plaything Bowl – Streaker Cup – U21 Mug– Junior Trophy

Please sign up for any club boats required, after sailing thisThursday, at the club notice board.

There will be food provided on Friday before sailing, Lunch on Saturday between races, a BBQ in the eve after sailing,. Lunch will also be provided on Sunday . The all in figure for food for the weekend is an amazing £15 per person!

Here’s looking forward to another great regatta!


Logicalis Gorey Regatta preparations under way.


With one more day before the cut off for entries, the heat is on for next weekend’s Logicalis Gorey regatta.

Get your entries in before end of day Tuesday 3rd July to ensure you have tickets for the prizegiving meal and entry into the regatta all in the entry fee.

If you are not planning to sail yourself please volunteer to help on water or land by going to the dutyman site and signing up. All the sailors rely on safety cover and with out them we cannot send sailors out!  We need 10 on water and one beach safey each day…Thank you if have done so already, but if you are having trouble, contact Justin …

The sail around to Gorey will be at 6pm from St Caths, with boat trailer towers required to act as shore support. Please advise Justin if you have a tow bar available that eve, and for the return journey on Sunday.

The weather looks very promising so don’t forget to get your entry in before Tuesday’s cut off !

Last year’s prize winners please return your trophies to St Helier Yacht club now in SHINING condition ready for the weekend.


Start of new Series this Sunday




The Gala and Bel Val series for fast and slow boats will start this Sunday (17th June.)

This is contrary to the programmed Perkins Day Boat and Double handed cups which will now be on Sunday 1st July.

With the season now in full swing its a great time to brush off your craft if it hasn’t seen much action yet. The club is buzzing with activity so join in with the fun.







Commodore’s Regatta

This coming Sunday (10th June) marks the yearly Commodore’s Regatta, with 3 races back to back and a lunch hosted by the house committee, this event should be a fun, sociable event both on and off the water.
You can reserve your place for lunch and on the water by visiting the webcollect club booking site where you will be helping the house and racing management without obligation.
Racing starts at 10am, so be signed on, and ready to go from 9am!