Cruising Calendar


All dates are those planned but every boat is free to arrive and depart before or after the dates, as they wish.  All trips will of course be dependent upon the weather. Other trips may be added during the year.


Fitting out Supper

Saturday 13th April        Join other members in the club for supper, and dance to the Pearly Cubes playing live


Shakedown Cruise to Brighton

Saturday 4th May          Sail to Brighton

Saturday 4th May          Party in Brighton

Sunday 5th May             Sail back to Eastbourne


Weekend cruise to Dieppe

Saturday 25th May        Sail to Dieppe

Sunday 26th May          Party at Dieppe

Monday 27th May         Sail back to Eastbourne


Visit by The Le Treport Sailing Club

Thursday 30th May       Le Treport members sail to Eastbourne

Friday 31th May             Reception and lunch for Le Treport members

Saturday 1st June          Our Yacht Club hosts Le Treport members for dinner

Sunday 2nd June           Le Treport Members sail back to France


Two Week Summer Cruise – France

Friday 14nd June          Depart

Saturday 29th June      Return

This is our annual fortnight cruise and this year we are aiming to sail down the French coast to Trouville/Deauville and many of the lovely ports on this part of the Normandy coast.  We hope for good sailing weather, and we know there will be lots of social activities!


Weekend Cruise to St Valery-en- Caux

Friday 26th July            Sail to France

Saturday 27st July        Day in France and pontoon party at cocktail hour

Sunday 28nd July         Sail back to Eastbourne


Eastbourne Airbourne

Thursday 15th to Sunday 18th August

One of the towns biggest events is always great fun to watch from the sea. Why not take some friends out on your boat for the event then come and party in the Club on the Friday or Saturday night when we will have some entertainment.


SHYC Regatta Weekend

Saturday 24th August to Monday 26th August

This is our Flagship event where we have the opportunity to open our Club up to the public to show them what we have to offer. We combine the racing with onshore entertainment and activities in the harbour.


Commodores sail past

Saturday 31st August –  late afternoon

Dress your boat up and join other members as we sail around the harbour and salute the Commodore. Afterwards join in the big party in the Club.


Weekend Cruise to Le Treport

Provisional dates Friday 6th to Sunday 8th September


Trafalgar Night Dinner

Saturday 19th October

Join your friends and other others members at this Black Tie Event in the Royal Sovereign Suite


Laying Up Supper

Saturday 16th November

Join your friends and other others members at this Black Tie Event in the Royal Sovereign Suite