ZVYC News 3 March 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends, LAST WEEKEND Bone of Contention Triathlon Much fun was had by all who entered this year’s Triathlon! Teams made up of juniors, parent and child, siblings and individuals, young and older. What an inspiring family fun day at ZVYC! See our facebook page for the photos and a video of the event & prize giving! facebook.com/zeekoevleiyachtclub/ Well done to the winners of our Bone of Contention Trohpies: Alistair Keytel’s team of himself, his sister Lara, and her husband Jonathan the adult team & Matt Ashwell in the Juniors! Alfred Rowing Club – Western Cape Rowing Championships, Elgin Alfred and Grassy Park competed in the Western Cape Rowing Championships at Elgin this past weekend, The weather was perfect and although the dam level rather low, which resulted in the course having to be shortened, the officials of Western Cape Rowing hosted an amazing event. Grassy Park unfortunately had to miss one race due to equipment shortages but achieved a 4th place in the U15A single sculls, a 2nd place in the U19 fourth division single sculls as well as a  2nd place in the U19 third division single sculls. The U19 quad achieved an impressive 1st place in the second division quads. Alfreds entered both senior and masters events with Duncan and Julia making a good account of themselves in the Senior B single sculls, Liesl Jobson rowed an impressive three events and achieved a 2nd place in the Women’s masters single sculls and then teaming up with Julia Du Toit to race against the ARC Novice men and beating them over the 1000m. Liesl’s third event...