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ZVYC News 15 December 2017

Dear Members and Friends, TGIF/End of year party Last Friday over 50 members met to see out the year end (and wished our teams going to the Youth Nationals a great send off); The plates of snax provided by the girls were very popular and plentiful, even so that although they were so delicious, there was some left over. Memories of the season and suggestions for the months going  forward were plentiful and discussed often, and generally it was felt we should be doing this more often in the season. Compliments and wishes of the festive season closed off a very successful evening. Youth Worlds 9 to 16 December, Sanya China Team South Africa In the Laser Radial Girls, Sonja Stock is coming in at 23rd out of 31 entries; Calvin Gibbs (IYC) is in 5th in the Laser Radial boys of 51 entries. In the 420 Girls, we have Michaela Robinson and Elsje Dijkstra in 17th position of 25 entries. For full results, click HERE… Youth Nationals 9 to 15 December, Henley Midmar YC Provisional results after race 8 at HMYC; Hamilton Slater coming 5th in the Dabchick Class out of 27 entries and Max Hall in 11th position. In the Optimist A Fleet, we have Matt Ashwell in 2nd, Nicola Sadler 8th and Alex Falcon 9th out of 36 entries. Optimist B Fleet, Shaun Sadler is in 10th position with Theo Scheder-Bieschin in 12th out of 21 entries. In the Laser Radial Fleet, Kai Leslie is in 2nd position, with Cullen Keytel in 4th followed by Sarah-Jane Deary in 5th position of 20 entries. Well done to our members!... read more

ZVYC News 7 December 2017

Dear Members and Friends, Southern Charter Classic 2 – Theewater Sports Club Well Done to our members at TSC and we are pleased so announce that ZVYC has retained the Southern Charter Inter-Club Trophy for best performing club! 1st in Open fleet, Jennifer Burger and Leanne Wheeler on their 420; 3rd (all tied) Mornay Harding and Dean Topass; Luke Topass with Nicolas; Lance Curtis and Amir! Laser Standard; 1st Alistair Keytel Laser Radial; 1st Perry Harrison-Hyde Finn fleet; 3rd Morgan Evans Dabchicks: 2nd Rebecca Hall, 3rd Max Hall, 4th Hamilton Slater Optimist B: 1st Patrick Kessel, 3rd Isabella Keytel Optimist A: 1st Matt Ashwell, 2nd Chiara Fruet, 3rd Oscar Duys Sonnet: 1st Phil Eltringham and Gina Gibson For full results, click HERE… Members Year End Get Together – TOMORROW 18h00 Calling ALL members! Join us before going on a well deserved break in the Upper Deck this Friday at 18h00. It is a great opportunity to catch up with your friends. Please bring a plate of eats to share. Bring the kids to play table tennis, pool or fuzeball! A great evening for the whole family! Youth Worlds 9 to 16 December, Sanya China Team South Africa are about kick off their journey to Youth Sailing World Championships taking place from in Sanya China. Good luck team and well done on your dedication to your training program. Youth Nationals 9 to 15 December, Henley Midmar YC Also starting this weekend, we wish our youth all the best! Members left as early at 02h00 for the long trek to KZN! Follow them on HMYC Facebook Page. FOR YOUR DIARY Friday, 8th December: Members Year End Get Together,... read more

ZVYC News 1 December 2017

Dear Members and Friends, The Upper Deck bar will be open this evening from 18h00 and braai fires lit for bring and braai. Mike Vulliamy is in town until just after the weekend. All are welcome! MDM Sponsored Regatta With gusts of up to 36 knots, the MDM was abandoned last Sunday. We have postoned to Sunday 18th Feb 2018, please diarize. All the prizes have been carried forward to next year! Southern Charter Classic 2 – Theewater Sports Club Good luck, fair winds and safe travels to all our members headed to TSC this weekend! FOR YOUR DIARY Saturday, 2nd December: Alfred’s quad sprint 07h00; club house hired for a wedding starting at 16h00 Friday, 8th December: Members Year End Get Together, upper deck 18h00 Saturday, 9th December: club hired for a wedding at 14h00 9th – 15th December: Youth Nationals – Midmar OTHER NEWS SA Sailing Western Cape Champs – 30th March to 2nd April 2018 NOTICE OF INTENTION On behalf of SA Sailing WC Exco we are pleased to announce that it is their intention to sail the WC Championships 2018 in Table Bay, launching/docking at the Waterfront Basin. Read more HERE… The Little Optimist The club has Greg’s book on sale in the office for R120. A beautifully illustrated book about a little boat with a huge heart and a great idea for a children’s gift over the festive season! Come and buy a copy from the club office. Read more HERE… Members Year End Get Together – Friday 8th December 18h00 Calling ALL members! Join us before going on a well deserved break in the Upper Deck next... read more