The GYC has a balanced amount of sailing and social club life. On the sports side, each year several members take part in different sailing categories.
On the social side from Speakers Series over film screenings and tasting dinners the clubhouse & events committee offer a large choice of entertainment.
Please see the upcoming events in the Calendar below or in the print version here.
The Classic Boat Awards, in association with Classic Marine, was held on Tuesday 3 April 2018 at the Royal Thames Yacht Club, in Knightsbridge, London.
Guests included Royal Thames Vice Commodore George Ehlers and Gstaad Yacht Club Rear Commodore Manrico Iachia. Around 130 classic boat owners, designers, builders and other key individuals involved in the classic world travelled from Scotland, Ireland, Holland, Belgium, Sweden, Switzerland, the Caribbean and the USA to join the ceremony.
The Gstaad Yacht Club Centenarian of the Year went to Folly, a Charles Nicholson design from 1909 that is sailed in authentic period fashion on the Mediterranean classic circuit. The boat is owned by naval architect Germán Frers. More
The GYC congratulates its new Racing Team member Elliot Merceron for winning the silver medal in the 2017 Laser Radial World Championship in Medemblik, Netherlands.