Regattas and Races


    • Horsburgh Challenge

    • SAFYC Regatta (Dinghy & Optimist)

    • Sing Siam Regatta (Dinghy & Optimist)

    • Singapore Laser Open


Horsburgh Challenge

SAFYC’s signature event of the year, the Horsburgh Challenge is also a major keelboat event in the SAF Yacht Club calendar. The most challenging and exciting keelboat event in Singapore is organized by the SAF Yacht Club and sanctioned by the Singapore Sailing Federation (SSF).The race is held in full-blown North East Monsoon conditions with 3 classes. The Challenge would be made up of two passage races – one to the vicinity of the Horsburgh Lighthouse at the Eastern entrance to the Singapore Straits, the second one off the waters of Changi Sailing Club (CSC) and the windward /leeward races just off the waters of the Changi Sailing Club.

SAFYC Regatta (Dinghy & Optimist)

The SAFYC Regatta is a highly participated regatta with over 300 entries expected for the Optimist, Laser and Byte classes. Sailors hoping to increase their standing should take part in this sailing competition as it is a SSF-sanctioned national ranking regatta.

Sing-Siam Regatta

The SingSiam Regatta is an annual sailing event for SAF Yacht Club sailors to renew friendship with members of the Royal Thai Navy in a friendly sailing competition. The competition will be held at either country every alternate year.

Singapore Laser Open

The Singapore Laser Open is a 2 days national ranking regatta, conducted at the National Service Resort Country Club (NSRCC). It is a highly anticipated national ranking regatta. Having this regatta during the opening monsoon season will push sailors to their limit.




A race that will be held bi-monthly for our club keel boater to foster better spirit of friendly good fellowship. It’s a 6 series races which include fleet and passage races that is held at the Sembawang Clubhouse. A total point will be accumulated for all the 6 series to determine the champion for the year.