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Marina Sydenham Juvenile Carnival Club (Associate)

Marina Sydenham Juvenile Carnival Club

Bridgwater based Marina Sydenham Juvenile Carnival Club (JCC), was founded in 1966 as Marina Row Carnival Club by Roy Pearce and his son Kevin. The carnival club taking its name from the road where most of the members lived in the town. The club started with just a small trailer and go-cart entry, and won it’s first prize in 1971 after being placed 3rd with an entry entitled Chichester Returns.

The club continued to go from strength to strength, and in the early 1980s merged with Sydenham JCC to become Marina Sydenham Juvenile Carnival Club, and moved it’s base to the Sydenham Centre in the town.  After varying fortunes, the club then moved to a permanent purpose built shed on the Bristol Road carnival site. Since this move, the club has enjoyed considerable success, managing to win the Juvenile County Cup on numerous occasions.

Marina Sydenham JCC is one of only a few remaining juvenile carnivals clubs in Somerset. The club prides itself on giving children the chance to not only participate in carnival, but also learn new skills that they can take into their future careers, such as electronics, electrical skills, engineering, painting and carpentry.

The club are always looking for new members, and can be contacted by email at msjcc@outlook.com, or on social media via the club’s Facebook page.

 

Procession Results

Year
Title
Class
Position
Cup
2019
Sea Warriors
Class 6 – Juvenile Cart
1
2018
Graffiti #Villians
Class 6 – Juvenile Cart
1
2017
Jack!
Class 6 – Juvenile Cart
1
2016
Masters of Magic
Class 6 – Juvenile Cart
1
2015
Marine Ahoy!
Class 6 – Juvenile Cart
1
2014
Flying To Rio
Class 6 – Juvenile Cart
1
2013
Jitterbug Boogie
Class 6 – Juvenile Cart
1
2012
Clown Town
Juvenile Cart
1
2011
Twilight Express
Juvenile Cart
2
2010
AFRICA
Juvenile Cart
1
2009
Russian Blue
Juvenile Cart
2
2008
FLOWERS IN THE RAIN
Juvenile Cart
1
2007
PANTASIAN VOYAGE
Juvenile Cart
3
2006
INDIAN SPIRIT
Juvenile Cart
1
2005
JEWELS OF INDIA
Juvenile Cart
3
2004
RIO RITMO
Juvenile Cart
3
2003
GREASE
Feature – Juvenile
1
2002
INTERGALACTIC CIRCUS
Feature – Juvenile
1
2001
TOP ‘N’ TAILS
Feature – Juvenile
1
2000
HAY-DAZE
Feature – Juvenile
2
1999
BUG ATTACK 2000
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
2
1998
T’WAS THE NIGHT BEFORE
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1997
BOO!
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
2
1996
TRIBAL DANCE
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1995
THE ORIENTAL WAY
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1994
THE APPRENTICE-SHIP
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1993
HAPPY DAYS
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
2
1992
RUSSIANISH
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1991
A WOODLAND FANTASY
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1988
MISSISSIPPI SHOWBOAT
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1987
CARNIVAL FANTASIA
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1986
LAND OF MAKE BELIEVE
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
2
1985
WINTER WONDERLAND
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1984
BUGSY MALONE
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1983
A DAY AT THE FAIR
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1982
THE RUNAWAY TRAIN
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
3
1978
HAPPINESS DUTCH STYLE
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
2
1977
THE LITTLE GNOMES GREAT SNAIL RACE
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
3
1976
THE GYPSY ROVERS
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1974
SCOTTISH FANTASY
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted)
1
1972
THE CAPTURE OF HANSEL AND GRETAL BY THE WITCHES
Feature – Juvenile (Mounted or on Foot)
2

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