ZVYC News 28 July 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends, Thank you to our members for paying their subs! The Vlei is filling up and we should be able to sail soon, our rowing clubs are back in action already!   THIS WEEKEND Hezron Chetty – Friday 29th July, Upper Deck open from 18h00 hezronchetty.com  www.youtube.com Limited to 50 tickets. Tickets available at the door! The clubhouse and galley are closed Saturday, please make arrangements should you require anything from the office. Sunday: The Tuck Shop will be open from 09h00 to 12h00 and ZVSC will be having their AGM at the Club on Sunday morning. Should you need to use the toilets, the ladies outside change rooms will be open. LAST WEEKEND Christmas In July So much for the snow! Over 40 bookings for lunch and what a Festive day it was! Thank you to all who attended! FOR YOUR DIARY July 29th, Friday: Upper Deck open from 18h00: Hezron Chetty will be playing. Tickets at the door July 31st, Sunday: Tuck Shop open from 09h00-12h00 August 9th, Tuesday: Woman’s Day. Club House closed August 11th – 14th: SAS Instructors Developers Course, Upper Deck 09h00 – 17h00 August 28th, Sunday: Junior Registration from 09h00 September 4th, Sunday: Opening Cruise from 09h00 September 11th & 12th: Oppie, Laser and 29er Youth Camp at ZVYC September 17th & 18th: ZVYC Spring Open Regatta OTHER NEWS SAS Instructors Developers Course 11-14 August 2016 SAS is excited to be offering SAS Sailing Instructors the opportunity to become SAS Regional Instructor Developers. Full details and requirements are included in the attached invite document.  Space is limited so get your application in for consideration...

ZVYC News 21 July 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends, THIS WEEKEND RUGBY – Big screen TV, upper deck open from 16h00 Saturday 23 July. Boerie Rolls for sale from the bar at R20 Lions (2nd seed, Africa 2 winners) v Crusaders (7th seed, wildcard) in Johannesburg. 16H30 Stormers (3rd seed, Africa 1 winners) v Chiefs (6th seed, wildcard) in 2Cape Town. 19H00 Christmas In July STRICTLY Bookings ONLY! Have you booked with Rochelle? No more bookings after 17h00 Friday. Rochelle’s Kitchen will be open for Christmas in July this Sunday from 13h00. Please book directly with Rochelle rochellepascucci@gmail.com or 0723487223. Menu as follows (Vegetarian Option available, please mention when you book): Roast Gammon, Roast Chicken, Roast Potatoes and Seasonal Veg Trifle or Brandy Pudding Coffee/Tea – R90 : Kids Portions – R45 FOR YOUR DIARY July 24th, Sunday: Christmas in July! July 29th, Friday: Upper Deck open from 18h00: Hezron Chetty will be playing. Tickets R100 and limited to 50. Details to follow! August 9th, Tuesday: Woman’s Day. Club House closed August 11th – 14th: SAS Instructors Developers Course, Upper Deck 09h00 – 17h00 August 28th, Sunday: Junior Registration from 09h00 OTHER NEWS Lipton Cup Challenge Message from Heidi Burger and Team ZVYC:   “Apart from being demasted and therefore only sailing 3 out of the 4 races, ZVYC Team Tiletoria had a great regatta! The first completed race was sailed on Monday in a light and shifty westerly off Granger Bay, where we achieved a decent 10th position. The second day of racing started us off in an awesome South-Easter of about 20 knots, gusting 25 knots. The team was sailing well in the hectic wind until our mast...

ZVYC News 18 July 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends, Rugby at ZVYC on Saturday Members, show your support for your club and come and watch the rugby here! Lions (2nd seed, Africa 2 winners) v Crusaders (7th seed, wildcard) in Johannesburg. 16H30 Stormers (3rd seed, Africa 1 winners) v Chiefs (6th seed, wildcard) in Cape Town. 19H00 Cash bar, Upper Deck from 16h00. There will be no catering but feel free to bring and braai.     Christmas In July Rochelle’s Kitchen will be open for Christmas in July this Sunday, the 24th July 2016 from 13h00. Please book directly with Rochelle by Wednesday: rochellepascucci@gmail.com or 0723487223. There will be a Vegetarian Option available, please order with Rochelle. Menu as follows: Roast Gammon, Roast Chicken, Roast Potatoes and Seasonal Veg Trifle or Brandy Pudding Coffee/Tea – R90Kids Portions – R45      ZVYC are looking for bar staff for the upcoming season. Please contact the office if you can help in any way. We are also looking to fill the positions of Treasurer, Entertainment and Rescue in the General Committee. Please contact the office. Best Wishes on behalf of ZVYC, Kathryn &...

ZVYC News 14 July 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends, Junior Registration Parents and Juniors, the Junior registration for our new term is on Sunday 28th August 2016 from 09h00 at the club. We have a new program lined up for all the fleets! Our Opening Cruise will be held on Sunday 4th September and Juniors are encouraged to “bring a friend” as lots of fun is going to be had! We have a special guest speaker, Greg Bertish, who recently sailed an Optimist from Cape Town to Langebaan! Check out his Facebook Page: thelittleoptimist The Junior Training Sleepover Camp will be held over the weekend of the 10th & 11th September, this is for Optimist, Dabchick and Laser. THIS WEEKEND The clubhouse will be closed from 15h30 on Friday for the weekend! Please make arrangements with the office should you have any requirements. FOR YOUR DIARY July 24th, Sunday: Christmas in July! July 29th, Friday: Upper Deck open from 18h00: Hezron Chetty will be playing. Tickets R100 and limited to 50. Details to follow! August 7th, Sunday: Galley open for lunch August 11th – 14th: SAS Instructors Developers Course, Upper Deck 09h00 – 17h00 August 28th, Sunday: Junior Registration 10h00 September 4th, Sunday: Opening Cruise 09h00 September 10th & 11th: Junior Training Sleepover Weekend (Oppie, Dabbie & Laser) September 17th & 18th: Spring Open Regatta OTHER NEWS Lipton Cup Challenge Message from Heidi Burger and Team ZVYC: “So after a broken mast and a broken gooseneck, we managed to pull through yesterday and achieve an 9th! Thank goodness for the postponement due to no wind, because we had to weigh in all over again thanks to our...

ZVYC News 7 July 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends, LAST WEEKEND Sunday was a beautiful day at the club. After Alfred’s cleaned up their shed, they enjoyed breakfast from the Galley. Lunch was well supported by the locals enjoying the warm winter day! THIS WEEKEND Great News! The weir gates go back in this Friday (8 July)! Are your boats ready for sailing/rowing? The clubhouse will be closed for Saturday and Sunday. Please make arrangements with the office should you have any requirements. Lipton Cup Challenge The Opening Ceremony for the Lipton Cup is this coming Saturday from 15h00 at Royal Cape Yacht Club, members are welcome to join to support our team! We wish Team ZVYC(Tiletoria) fair winds – Heidi Burger, Nicola Burger, Nina Pienaar, Robyn Patrick, Gail Wheeler, Else Hugo and Lauren Caroline! The TracTrac website will be live from the start at 11h00 on Sunday 10th July: tractrac.com where you can follow the racing (blow by blow)! Also racing in the Lipton Cup from ZVYC is Greg Davis, Cullen Keytel, Luke Topass and Mornay Harding! FOR YOUR DIARY July 8th, Friday: Upper Deck Dinner for ARC 18h00 July 24th, Sunday: Christmas in July! July 29th, Friday: Upper Deck open from 18h00 August 7th, Sunday: Galley open for lunch August 28th, Sunday: Junior Registration 10h00 September 4th, Sunday: Opening Cruise 09h00 OTHER NEWS Laser Nationals Laser sailors take note that the venue for Laser Nationals has been changed to Pinelake inSedgefield. The dates remain the 1-4 October. Optimist Balers Members who use HTH in their swimming pools, please can you save your HTH containers and drop them with us next time you are at the club....