ZVYC News 26 January 2017

Dear Members and Friends, Twilight Sailing Tonight: The forecast is looking great www.windguru.cz Craig will be RO this evening, starting from 17h30, home bay short, back to back racing. Upper deck open with Samoosa’s on sale for snax. THIS WEEKEND MDM Sponsored Slalom Series event. Have you entered? Please email the club with your boat class and sail number,NOW! We are hoping to eclipse the entries from last year and that the on-water Bridge will keep up with proceedings !! All sailors and volunteers get a free burger voucher! Tuck Shop and Galley will be open for light snacks and lunches as well. Junior Training will be going ahead, please be at the club by 09h00! A Fleets will be racing the MDM series; training will be provided for the novice & intermediates; B Fleets will be training for the Southern Charter Classic at HYC. City of Cape Town (CoCT) & Friends of Zeekoevlei & Rondevlei (FoZR) are holding a Vlei Clean Up this coming Saturday on the water with boats for those that would like to help. Meet at 14h00 at the club jetty. Let’s keep our Vlei cleaner!! Why not bring and braai afterwards? FOR YOUR DIARY January 29th, Sunday: MDM Sponsored Slalom Series, Have you entered? February 4th, Saturday: club house hired for a wedding starting at 16h00 February 5th, Sunday: club house & tuck shop open from 09h00 to 13h00. No junior training or club racing planned February 4th & 5th: Southern Charter Classic at HYC February 12th, Sunday: Junior Training, Club Racing & Parent Open Day Sailing on Pico’s February 17th, Friday: TGIF – MOVED from to...

ZVYC News 20 January 2017

Dear Members and Friends, Junior Registration saw the club sign up 10 new juniors. We will kick off this Sunday with our first of the 11 training sessions. Juniors please be here from 09h30 latest. Club racing as usual will be arranged. Tuck Shop and Galley will be open for light snacks and lunches. FOR YOUR DIARY January 21st & 22nd, Saturday & Sunday: Finn Class Sailing Event January 21st, Saturday: club house hired for a wedding starting at 17h30 January 22nd, Sunday: Junior Training, Club Racing and SACS Rowing Open Day – all welcome, come and see what junior rowing is all about January 29th, Sunday: MDM Sponsored Slalom Series, pre-entry recommended by Friday 27th January 17h00 OTHER NEWS Dogs at the Club Members, we have been reminded that as per the constitution the following applies: “Under no circumstances shall dogs be allowed in club buildings nor shall they be allowed on club grounds during weekends and public holidays. At other times, they shall be allowed on the grounds only if on a leash.” Please, if you bring your dogs here after hours, pick up the poop!!! Film Shoot Props We have many requests for film shoot props such as rowing boats, sailing boats and the like. Members, if you have any of these, please send us pictures so we can create a database as there will be cash involved for you too! SAS Vacancy – Bookkeeper Please click HERE for more information on this SAS vacancy. SAS Request for Proposal – National Team Sailing League South African Sailing (SAS) intends to launch a National Team Sailing League with regional representation in the...

MDM Slalom Sponsored Event – Sunday 29 January 2017

Dear Sailors and Friends The very popular MDM Slalom Sponsored Series is back! Enter by the 25th in order to be ranked and allocated into a team before the event 021 705 3373 or manager@zvyc.co.za Get your COURSE CARD HERE and SAILING INSTRUCTIONS HERE Format for the day 10:00 – skippers briefing 10:30 – Course open for practice to all 11:00 – Flight 1, “Boat on Boat” (Red team v Blue team) 11:45 – Break, regroup and strategize 12:00 – Flight 2, “Tag” team (Red team v Blue team) 13:00 – Lunch 14:00 – Prize giving General We are aiming for 2 teams (Blue and Red), teams will be chosen by the organizers and will be based on ranking to ensure teams are fair. If you are not allocated a team but would like to partake, please contact the club No...

ZVYC News 10 January 2017 – Happy New Year!

Dear Members and Friends, Welcome to 2017! THIS WEEKEND TGIF – Friday the 13th!!! The upper deck will be open from 17h30 with iPod music and samoosa’s available. ZVYC Junior Training Registration, Open Club Day to bring your Friends Calling all young sailors, novice and experienced. Come on down to the club this Sunday from 09h00 and register for our upcoming term starting 22nd January to mid April. Bring your family and bring a friend! Club racing as usual will be arranged. Tuck Shop and Galley will be open for light snacks and lunches. SAS Instructors Course at ZVYC 19 to 22 January 2017 Have you registered? Today is deadline. Please click HERE for more information. This course will enable you to become a qualified SAS Sailing Instructor.   FOR YOUR DIARY January 14th, Saturday: club house hired for a wedding starting at 15h00 January 15th, Sunday: Junior training registration & Open Day 09h30 January 19th, Thursday: Twilight Sailing Series, starting at 17h30 January 19 – 22, Thursday to Sunday: SAS Instructors Course January 21st, Saturday: club house hired for a wedding starting at 17h30 January 22nd, Sunday: SACS all day Rowing, Junior Training and Club Racing January 29th, Sunday: MDM Sponsored Slalom Series, details to follow next week OTHER NEWS Road Trailers & Trailer Park All road trailers have been moved into the trailer park behind the Oppie shed. The gate will remain locked. Please contact the office. Defaulters The list is posted on the notice board and all defaulters will be handed over to legal recovery at the end of January. Swimming Pool Just to remind members,...