9th ICOYC European and South American Conference
March 9 – 11, 2023
Gstaad Yacht Club
Royal Norwegian Yacht Club (KNS) presented their process for implementing and reviewing their five-years strategic plan as it relates to updating and maintaining their facilities. Of note, they have identified value in expanding offerings for youth access to sailing, sustainability, and improving the overall yacht club experience. As with any long-term project there are challenges, which KNS provided some insight on these topics, including how to navigate relationships with government agencies and their approach to finances.