On Friday 15[^th^] February our brainy quiz team, consisting of Lis and Mike Randall, John Turner and Johnnie King, won a well-deserved place in the final of the RNLI Quiz which raises funds for the Cowes Lifeboat. Sea View Yacht Club are the current holders of the Inter Yacht Club RNLI Quiz Trophy. SVYC lead from the start in a tough quiz against stiff opposition from several teams from Bembridge Sailing Club, who were the hosts, and
Published 22:23 on 15 Feb 2013
Amongst the seventy four who enjoyed the supper on Friday 18th January laid on to taste the produce of our new Chef, Michael (Mike) Fuller, was our oldest member, Stan King. It also happened to be Stanâ€™s 98th birthday. Many happy returns Stan. It was a great evening and the meal was a big success. Everyone was asking when will we do it again? Could this be the start of something big?
Published 18:10 on 28 Jan 2013
Work started today on replacing some of the more weathered timbers on the deck of the staging.
Published 17:48 on 28 Jan 2013
It is not often that a Club such as ours has as members both of the two most important office holders in the county. Martin White has held office as the Lord Lieutenant of the Isle of Wight for the last 6 years and Nick Hayward has held office for one year ending a few days after the dinner. This seemed as good an excuse as any to hold a dinner in the club, as a
Published 17:51 on 22 Jan 2013
This trophy is awarded to a Member in recognition of an outstanding achievement outside Seaview waters. I was most pleased to make the award for 2011 to Jason Lawrence in recognition of his 3,050 mile passage single handed in his 46 foot catamaran, Pegasus, from the Maldives to Egypt. Having crossed the Arabian Sea he entered the Gulf of Aden. These waters off the north coast of Somalia, and well known as pirate alley, are currently the
Published 11:10 on 25 Oct 2012
The Supper is a three Course Dinner: _Smoked Mackerel & Horseradish PÃ¢tÃ© with Melba Toast_ _Supreme of Chicken filled with Mozzarella & Sun-dried Tomatoes_ Seasonal Fresh Vegetables & Potatoes_ _Apple Tart with CrÃ¨me Anglaise_ _or Cheese_ _Coffee_ _Â£25 per head including a glass of wine on arrival_ _Dress: Reefers_
Published 16:08 on 4 Oct 2012
On the evening of Saturday 23 January the Club hosted Round One of the RNLI Inter Club Quiz. The start of this year's Quiz Round saw Gurnard and East Cowes Sailing Clubs travelling to Seaview to take on the might of the SVYC Team. The night commenced in cheerful mood with Tony, our Chef, producing a fine early evening supper. Washed down with refreshments from Charlotte and Pete, the teams and supporters were
Published 10:45 on 25 Jun 2012