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2018 News Recap

2018 News Recap

December 2018 Saturday, December 22nd at 6:00 o'clock. Word has it that Santa Klaus will be visiting Saturday, December 22nd at 6:00 o'clock. Please bring your labeled presents before then.  Please provide your kid's name and age. St. Thomas International Regatta...

2018 Commodore’s Challenge Cup

2018 Commodore’s Challenge Cup

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Older students mentoring younger ones is an ages old practice. However, the Inaugural Commodore’s Challenge Regatta, held December 24 out of the St. Thomas Yacht Club, was one-of-a-kind. Not only did the high-schoolers on the Antilles...

2018 VIYA Open

2018 VIYA Open

BY ALL ACCOUNTS THE 2018 VIYA OPEN WAS A BIG SUCCESS. THE TENNIS COURT'S AT THE ST. THOMAS YACHT CLUB, ALONG WITH THE REST OF THE ISLAND, TOOK A BEATING FROM HURRICANES IRMA AND MARIA, BUT WE CLEANED UP THE COURTS, CONTACTED TENNIS PLAYERS FROM ALL THE VIRGIN ISLANDS...

2017 End of Year Recap

2017 End of Year Recap

AUGUST 2017 8/29/2017 0 Comments  MEET AND GREET WITH DR. ERIC STELNICKI, from Caribbean Plastic Surgery who invites you to Cocktails and Conversation. STYC TENNIS SIGN UP Good Day STYC Members,  St. Thomas Yacht Club is once again offering an Intramural High School...

Commodore Richard Avery

Commodore Richard Avery

EIGHT BELLS TOLL Commodore Richard Avery passed away Friday but his passing must be celebrated not mourned as his was a remarkable and exciting life. The saddest part of his death is that so many recent Yacht Club members did not have the pleasure of meeting Dick and...

2016 End of Year Recap

2016 End of Year Recap

December 2016 HAPPY NEW YEAR!!12/30/2016 There will be a Pot Luck New Year's Eve Party at the Club starting at Nine PM. The Galley Bar will be open so bring some food for the Grill or your favorite appetizer or side dish. Come ring in the New Year with some old...

The Passing of a Gentle Soul

The Passing of a Gentle Soul

Richard “Skeff” Skeffington passed away this week on St. Thomas. Those of us who knew Skeff on both Cowpet Bay and Moosehead Lake were saddened by this unexpected jolting news. He left us quickly which was his way, he never wanted to be a bother to anyone.  Skeff...

2016 Choice Wireless V.I. Open Tennis Tournment Winners

2016 Choice Wireless V.I. Open Tennis Tournment Winners

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Older students mentoring younger ones is an ages old practice. However, the Inaugural Commodore’s Challenge Regatta, held December 24 out of the St. Thomas Yacht Club, was one-of-a-kind. Not only did the high-schoolers on the Antilles...

2016 Columbus Day Regatta

2016 Columbus Day Regatta

Columbus Day Columbus Day Regatta was a tremendous experience for me as a director of the regatta for the first time in my life. Thank you everyone for supporting the regatta, the Opti team & me.  It would have been impossible without YOUR help. Special thanks : -...

2015 End of Year Recap

2015 End of Year Recap

DECEMBER 2015 12/29/20150 Comments Happy New Year The Club is having the cisterns repaired this week.  Apologizes for the inconvenience.  The problems needed to be addressed and could not wait any longer.  Again we apologize.  CHRISTMAS DAY SCHEDULE12/24/2015  A...

EIGHT BELLS – JOHN NICHOLS

EIGHT BELLS – JOHN NICHOLS

John Nichols, Sailing Legend Passes at 100 Most of our current members never had the opportunity to meet John Nichols, longtime St. Thomas resident and St. Thomas Yacht Club member, who passed away at the ripe age of 100 in San Francisco this week. John had been...

Eight Bells Tolls – Bill Evans

Eight Bells Tolls – Bill Evans

7/9/2015 Eight Bells: Charter Member of the STYC, Bill Evans, died in Eustis, Florida on June 17, 2015. He was a pioneer and visionary who, with his brother Jim Evans, had the foresight to develop the East end of St. Thomas. He donated land for the creation of the St....