Cruise to Coney Island & MDR 2023

And that’s how you end the year with a blast!

Back to back events for our CSC Youth Sailing Programme the past weekend. A memorable journey to the island on Saturday, 18 November and competitive dinghy racing on Sunday, 19 November.

Cruise to Coney Island – It was a perfect day for a passage sailing to the island. Sailors enjoyed the close reach along the Johor Straits together with the current pushing them in favour to their destination.

An hour and a half sailing for the young sailors in their Optimists, Pacer and other class of boat. The cruise was joined by few boat owners who were supporting the young ones on their way up to the island.

Enjoyed their “resort” feel like lunch time and swimming around the boats and enjoying companion with their friends, a good time to catch up in a different environment.

After lunch, sailors/boat owners did their part to maintain a cleanliness in the island, a beach clean-up, gathering floating garbage and collected more than what we have expected.

With much enjoyment great feeling to contribute on their small way, our little sailors were happy to be involved in this meaningful journey and a memories to keep as they grow up.

Thank you very much to all the sailors/boat owners and parents too who joined us and made their share in this great initiative to keep our waters clean.

In addition to this, sailors also enjoyed their journey back to the club with a solid Northeasterly wind! A very good wind, good weather and happy moments, what else can you ask for?

We look forward to next year’s cruise! Can’t wait where to go!


Monthly Dinghy Race – After nine months of Monthly Dinghy Race, on Sunday concludes the finale of 2023 CSC Monthly Dinghy Race!

A very lucky day! Despite of threatening storm cloud systems, this didn’t made the sailors turned down, in fact we have completed four races!

For this month, in Optimist Alpha, Misa Laure finished 1st in her division with strong contenders Charles Kong and Raphael Lim who finished 2nd & 3rd respectively.

The much younger sailors in Charlie squad also competed, Ptelomy Smith took the 1st place, Mailee in 2nd and Isaac Yeo in the 3rd place. Well done to these young racers.

In the much awaited and exciting Open Division, with the double points and non-discardable score, results were shaken up a little bit. Resulting to a father and son tandem which took the top 2 podiums

Caio Sullivan in 1st place, James Sullivan came 2nd and tough contender Sam Tan-Hardy clinched the 3rd place.

After months and months of racing, the leaderboard results are:

  • Optimist Alpha – Charles Kong 1st / Cecilia Kong 2nd / Mikail Shahrom 3rd
  • Optimist Bravo – Hannah Tan 1st / Tess O’Shea 2nd / Sage Yeh 3rd
  • ILCA 4 – Sam Tan-Hardy 1st / Ikuto Mori 2nd / Jaydn Wilkins 3rd
  • Open Division – Sam Tan-Hardy 1st / Ikuto Mori 2nd / Yohan Tupili 3rd

A grand total of 59 sailors participated in this year’s Monthly Dinghy Race, such an overwhelming number and support from these sailors and parents.

Congratulations to all the winners of this year’s MDR! Well done to all the sailors who has been a part of this year-long series.

Thank you everyone, to the race management team, staff and crew of CSC, parents for the huge help and support. And lastly, to our dear coaches for being their to teach these young kids and patiently watching them to become a good sailors.

We look forward to another year of great sailing and fun time at the club! Enjoy your holidays!


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