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20 Oct Rona Sailing Project

Funds raised at the 2017 SYC Ball have been deployed with regular recipients Sail4Cancer and also Turn To Starboard.  This second charity specialises in using the power of sailing to rehabilitate ex-servicemen and women who have been severely injured either physically or mentally in the...

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01 Oct £23,000 to support Turn to Starboard

SYC Trustees Derek Munro & David Goldie with SYC Ambassador Rob Armstrong handing over £23k cheque to Turn to Starboard. Turn to Starboard support serving and retired Armed Forces personnel, and their families, who have been affected by military operations. Their support does not distinguish between Reservists...

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19 Jul A Day For Pink raises over £24,000 for Breast Cancer Clinical Trials

Global bespoke logistics specialist Peters & May Group hosted its annual charity clay pigeon shoot in aid of Breast Cancer Clinical Trials on the 10th of June as part of its ongoing support for the charity. Eighteen teams took part in the day, with CEO David Holley missing out on the top spot to Richard Matthews by just one point, with David Lewis’s team from Sunseeker London taking third place. Hosted at Pennsport Shooting School in West Berkshire, guests of Peters & May Group were treated to a morning shoot followed by a gourmet barbecue lunch and drinks. The day concluded with a charity auction which raised an impressive £24,320 for Breast Cancer Clinical Trials. Auction items included signed editions by digital artist Dean Fox, a week long catamaran cruise in the BVIs donated by The Moorings, and an RYA sailing day for two with members of the British Sailing Team.
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12 Dec Charity Swim 2016

One of our brave trustees, Vanessa Hodgson, will be swimming the Solent in 2016 to raise funds for Cancer Research and other supporting charities. She and another swimmer, who has not yet mastered front crawl but has pledged to swim the entire distance alongside Vanessa,...

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24 Nov Our Fundraising Events

We are always looking for new events to get people involved and generate as much funding as possible for our group of incredible causes. In October 2013 we organised a Life Raft event, carrying 16 willing volunteers and raising over £26,000 for Sail4Cancer. This year we held...

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20 Nov Jenni’s story

Jenni is a single parent with three daughters aged between 3 and 19, and a terminal diagnosis of maybe as little as a few months. She’s also now registered disabled as a result of her cancer. Although she has sold her house and planned her...

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