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Staniel Cay Sunfish Open

December 31, 2022 @ 6:00 am - 12:00 pm

Staniel Cay Sunfish Open

Saturday, December 31st

Presented by the Staniel Cay Sailing Club

The Staniel Cay Sailing Club is keeping the New Year’s sailing tradition alive and well at Staniel Cay. The camaraderie and competition among the community of Staniel Cay and our visitors from all over the world is important for the island and enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. To this end, the Staniel Cay Sailing Club will put on a New Year’s event that is both an exhibition and a chance for our visitors to compete against each other and against the local sailors. You will love it!

Racers are encouraged to arrive at 10am at the Sailing Club Boatyard. First race starts at 11am.



Registration: Sign up for the race at the SCYC Skippers’ Party on Dec. 30th, from 4-5:30pm

Race Location: Staniel Cay Boat Yard (circled in GREEN below)

Format: Teams of 3, individual signups will be placed on a team. 3 heats. Team with most points after 3 races will be declared the winner. Second and Third place prizes will also be awarded. Awards ceremony immediately following the races.

Skill/Age Level: Sunfish racing can be challenging for beginners. This race is for intermediate or advanced sailors. However, it is open to all ages. Equipment: A sunfish boat complete with all rigging will be provided to each contestant. Individual sailors are required to bring their own life jacket and any other items they may need (gloves, etc). If you have your own Sunfish, you are welcome to use it.

Viewing options: Boat Yard. Government Dock. Or follow the race by boat.

Please click here to view our full Winter Carnival schedule and alternative dining options for Christmas Day, Pirate Day (Dec. 29), and New Year’s Eve.


December 31, 2022
6:00 am - 12:00 pm
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