Gustavia Yacht Club and the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation raise 28,520 euro to support surfer Tessa Thyssen’s campaign to join the 2024 Paris Olympics

The Gustavia Yacht Club is delighted to announce that 28,520 euro has been donated to Tessa Thyssen‘s campaign to partake in the 2024 Olympics. Members of the Gustavia Yacht Club gave generously at our fundraising event on Saturday 28 January 2023, raising 11,760 euro. This amount was kindly matched by the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation. Prior to the event at the Club House the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation donated 5,000 euro bringing the total amount donated through the Gustavia Yacht Club and the Stelios Philantropic Foundation to a total of 28,520 euro.

Tessa has a busy year of competitions ahead of her from Morocco to Portugal, Australia to the USA, France, Brazil, Hawaii and beyond. You can follow her journey on Instagram at 

We would like to wish Tessa all the best for her campaign and look forward to seeing her journey to the 2024 Olympics unfold!