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46th Royal BVI Yacht Club AGM

The 2019 Annual General Meeting of the Royal British Virgin Islands Yacht Club will be held at the Clubhouse on Thursday 28 February at 6:00pm.


All Members in good standing are invited to attend the meeting.


The business to be conducted at the AGM shall be: confirmation of the minutes of the 45th AGM; presentation by the Commodore of the Committee Annual Reports; Appointment of the Nominating Committee; Election of Officers; and any other business.


The Royal BVI Yacht Club is accepting nominations for committee members to serve through to February 2020.  The following members have expressed willingness to stand for another term:


Giles Wood – Commodore
Chris Haycraft – Vice-Commodore
Clair Burke – Treasurer
Eddie Brockbank – Captain of Sailing
Ron Gurney – Captain of Infrastructure
Julia Campbell – Fundraising Captain
Tamara Allen – Social Captain
Lisa Penn Lettsome – Member at Large


Nominations have been received for the following positions:

Todd Patterson - Membership


Members are requested to submit the names of persons who are willing to stand for the above positions or the vacant positions of Youth Sailing Development and Watersports.  All nominations must have a nominator and a seconder and be with the agreement of the person nominated.


Note: Any Full members may nominate and second the nomination of any Full member with their agreement.  This may be done in writing to the Secretary at any time prior to the meeting or at the meeting.  If the nominated member is not present at the AGM, their written approval must be submitted in advance.


Note 2: Only paid up Full members in good standing are entitled to vote at the AGM or hold office in the Club. If you are unable to attend and would like to name a proxy to vote on your behalf please contact the Secretary.

Click on the links below to read reports from our club events and youth team activities or view our photo galleries.

Manhattan Claim Liberty Trophy | Lettsome 88th at World Cup Miami

Lettsome US Nationals | A Treat Aboard the Rosweay

2018 Round Tortola Race  |  Lucky 7 Wins Overall & Mike Hirst Sets a New Record

Season's Greetings & 2019 Membership

2018 O'Neal & Mundy Commodore's Race Thompson Wins

Thad Lettsome - Airming High | All At Sea Magazine (November 2018)

2018 Nanny Cay Round Tortola NoR | Youth Sailing Update  | Olympic Events for 2024

2018 Willy T Race  |  Making it Work


2018 Back to School Regatta, Laser Masters    |   Works Update

2018 August Update  Lettsome Shines at CORK Regatta

Charter Yacht Society Supports Youth Sailing  |  Eight Bells Graham Sedgwick

2018 Youth Sailing World Championships Thad Lettsome Finishes on a High

Representing in the USVI  |  June Update

2018 BVI Dinghy Championships  Wild and Windy Weekend

2018 Lowell Wheatley Anegada Pursuit Race |  Lucky 7 Takes the Honours

2018 Manhattan Yacht Club Challenge |  WEYC Win Annual Team Challenge

2017 Youth Sailing World Championships | Lettsome Leads the Region


Quiz Night is Back  |  Calendar Updates |  Instructor Vacancy

28 September 2017 - Message from the Commodore - Ready to Rebuild

CYS Supports Youth Sailing | BVI Youth Sailing to Success in the US

2017 BVI Dinghy Championships | New Champions

2017 Governor's Cup Race | Spike Wins Again  

2017 VIODA Regatta | White Gold for Team BVI

2017 AGM Elects Board  |  James Gibson Joins Instructor Team

2017 Crucian Open | Top Three Finishes in St Croix for Team BVI Optimist Sailors

2017 Pan Pepin International Regatta | Team BVI Challenged in Puerto Rico

2017 Manhattan Yacht Club Trophy   |  Royals Win

2017 MLK Regatta   |  Chalwell, Duff & Morrell Head Clean Sweep for BVI in St Thomas