Mykonos Offshore Regatta 2017

Well done to our members who partook in the Mykonos Offshore Regatta on 24th & 25th February. Leaving Cape Town at 09h00 and beating all the way to Dassen then on to Club Mykonos with the wind dying in the late afternoon. Many abandoned race and motored back. Saturday’s Pursuit Race was challenging, and many boats did not compete! We had members, Ron Keytel and Stephen Flesch helping out on the protest committee. Division 1 in 2nd place on Morning Glory was Morgan Evans Other ZVYC Members who took part were: Rick Nankin, Davey James, Alfredo Corvalan, Cullen Keytel, Andrew Thompson, Patrick Jackson, Shannon Cupido, Daniel Agulhas, Lance Burger, Philip Baum, Kobus Carstens and his 2 sons, Bryan and Dean and Jennifer Burger Multihull Division winners on Set Sea; Greg Davis and Gerry Hegie Here are the overall Division...

ZVYC News 2 March 2017

Dear Members and Friends, Calling all Sailors and Rowers! Get Ready for some FUN!!! Enter your TEAM for the annual Zeekoevlei Yacht ClubTRI-SAILATHON … The BONE of CONTENTION!!! Your team can be made up of just yourself … or a team of 2 or 3 doing all 3 disciplines or simply leave a leg out and take the handicap penalty… Running/Walking – Cycling – Sailing/Rowing/Paddling Juniors (15yrs & under): RUN – 2km; CYCLE – 10km  Seniors: RUN – 4km; CYCLE – 15km Herewith the Run/Walk & Cycle course:  Run_and_cycle_course Please enter today: ENTRY FORM to be sent back to the club at manager@zvyc.co.za by Friday 17h00. Tuck shop & Galley Open, Upper Deck open at lunch! We need Marshall’s for the 4 Stop streets involved, as well as a starter and time keeper and one or two more helpers. FOR YOUR DIARY March 5th, Sunday: Bone of Contention. Run/Walk, Cycle, Sail/Row March 12th, Sunday: Junior Training and Club Racing (Autumn Series 2) March 17th, Friday: TGIF March 18th & 19th: MAC 24 Hour Challenge March 19th, Sunday: Junior Training and Club Racing (Autumn Series 3) March 25th & 26th: Southern Charter Interschools Regatta at IYC April 14th – 17th: WC Provincials, Mossel Bay – entry form HERE OTHER NEWS Well Done to Alex Falcon who has been in Crotone, Italy, sailing in the International Carnival Race 2017. Alex scored a 5th, 2nd and 1st on the Final Day to finish 3rd overall in the Silver Fleet! Optimist Class Sailor of the Month – March 2017 Our own Thomas Slater! Well done Thomas. Matt Ashwell scores a 3rd & a 4th to finish 133rd overall from a fleet...