Gustavia Yacht Club Log Book 6th May 2023

Dear Members of the Gustavia Yacht Club

Please note below our upcoming events in Monaco and Spetses, Greece, hosted by Commodore Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, in chronological order.

Wednesday 24th May 2023, 6.30pm Pre Monaco Grand Prix drinks and canapes at the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation Hall, Monaco.

Suggested donation of 50 euro per person. Please RSVP by emailing Margarita Profyri at

Wednesday 14th June 2023, 6.00pm drinks and canapes at the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation Hall, Monaco with guest speaker Michael Kurtz and a video screening of his 90-minute film “Setting hearts on fire-The Dragons”. The film follows the story of dragons from their design in 1928 by Johan Anker to their status today as sophisticated race boats for high-end sailors. Suggested donation of 20euro per person payable in advance. Please RSVP to Margarita at

Friday 23rd June 2023 pre-dinner drinks at Arhontiko Aria on Spetses, Greece, 7pm-9pm
Throughout the Spetses Classic Yacht Regatta (SCYR) Commodore Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou will be hosting pre-dinner drinks at his home, Arhontiko Aria, on the island of Spetses. The address of Arhontiko can be found in the link below:

Please RSVP to Margarita at

In addition, Sir Stelio’s sailing yacht “Aria 1” will once again participate at the Spetses Classis Yacht Regatta as the Committee boat. All Gustavia Yacht Club members are welcome to come aboard and enjoy the races.

Please RSVP to Margarita at

For more information regarding the Spetses Classic Yacht Regatta please visit their website by clicking on the link below:

I look forward to seeing as many of you as possible.

With best wishes

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou