ZVYC News 29 June 2017

Dear Members and Friends, The weir gates are back in and the Vlei is slowly filling up. Brian, our 2nd groundsman, sadly lost his home, contents and bicycle to a fire on Saturday night. If you have any goods, clothing or donations, please drop at the club. Thank you. We wish the Optimist Team good luck in the African Optimist Championships held in Egypt from the 1st July, and to our Laser Radial sailors flying to Medemblik, Nederlands, end of July: Kai Leslie, Sarah-Jane Deary, Cullen Keytel and Sonja Stock! Payment Methods: Any members wishing to pay the club have 3 options. One can EFT into the bank account, pay cash at the office during office hours or we have the Standard Bank SnapScan Option which is available as an App on your smart phone. Members may take a 3% discount on Subs (excluding SAS/ROWSA levy) should you pay by 30th June if paying via EFT or cash/deposit, please use your account number as a reference. (If paying your subscriptions via SnapScan there is no discount). OTHER NEWS Preliminary Notice of National SAS AGM 26th August 2017, 13h00 at Bluff Yacht Club. Read the full notice HERE. We have received the detailed Sailing Calendar from Wendy at SAS covering all the clubs and classes for the years 2017/2018 & 2018/2019. Should any member require this, we will email to you on request. False Bay Nature Reserve (Rondevlei & Zeekoevlei) have changed their contact numbers. The new numbers are: Asieff Khan, FBNR Manager, 021 400 3441 & Victoria Day, Reserve Supervisor, Zeekoevlei, 021 400 3446 FOR YOUR DIARY Saturday, 8th July: Club house hired for a wedding, 15h00 Saturday, 15th July: Club...

ZVYC News 22 June 2017

Dear Members and Friends, It’s the third test, Bokke vs France, held in Gauteng; the Upper Deck will be open from 16h30, fire lit, and we will be serving drinks and bar snacks. OTHER NEWS Trailers: It has come to our attention that another trailer is missing from our boat park. The boat park is not the place to store trailers. We have a lock-up secure trailer park behind the oppies. Members are asked that when they bring their boat trailers to the club that they should make arrangements with the office to have their trailers locked away. Vlei Weir Blocks: We are pleased to announce that the blocks are being put in position tomorrow. Hopefully the Vlei will start filling soon thereafter. 35th America’s Cup TV Viewing: It is not on TV in South Africa but many of the websites are giving the daily race results. At this stage Emirates Team NZ is leading Oracle Team USA 4-1 Our Congratulations to: Bruce Keen, 2nd Place in the Musto World Championships held recently Natal Provincial Championships, last weekend: Laser Standard – 1st, Alistair Keytel. Laser Radial – 1st, Sarah-Jane Deary; Kai Leslie, 2nd Lipton Cup – 18th to 25th August Team Tiletoria have been nominated to represent the club for this year’s Lipton Cup at RCYC. The team members are: Heidi Burger, Nicola Burger, Nina Pienaar, Gail Wheeler and Robyn Patrick. FOR YOUR DIARY Saturday, 8th July: Club house hired for a wedding, 15h00 Saturday, 15th July: Club house hired for a wedding, time TBC Saturday, 22nd July: Provisional – Sonnet AGM, Upper Deck Saturday, 29th July: Club house hired for a wedding,...