In 2008 began what has not yet been acknowledged in the Swiss sailing world. The GYC supported teams with private members engagement to attend the Olympics in Bejing, China. Soon after the GYC Racing team has been founded to support young sailing talent from Switzerland to represent the country in the Olympics and other international races, Weymouth 2012 and Rio 2016 – just to name a few.
With the aim to support young sailors on their way to top sailing on an international level, the club currently boasts three members who aim for the next Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020. A Swiss-Belgian in the Finn, a Swiss-French in the Laser, and a Swiss-Spanish in windsurfing. Read more.