ZVYC News 29 March 2018

Dear Members and Friends, Sunday was the last day of Junior Training and went off with a blast!!  Novice / Intermediates & B fleet sailors (those not sailing inter-schools at IYC) all joined in for some fun and games (and snuck in loads of learning without them realizing!). A “no sails” day & sailing for those that wanted to which ended in a picnic raft!  IYC held the Inter-Schools of which SACS won with Bishops coming in at second! Well done to our winning team (from Left): Max Hall, Bryan Carstens, Matt Ashwell, Dave Mackinnon, Adam Knox, Hamilton Slater, Ross Mackinnon and Cullen Keytel! See our Facebook page for the images. Full results HERE.. THIS WEEKEND The Easter weekend is upon us and the club house will be closed. Members will still have access to the club premises through the main gate via your mobile phone. If you have any special requirements, please contact the office before 17h00 today. We wish all our members and friends a happy and safe weekend! FOR YOUR DIARY 30th March to 2nd April: Easter Weekend, club house closed Saturday, 31st March: 2 Oceans Marathon 6th – 8th April: Western Cape Champs, Langebaan Saturday, 7th April: Club house hired for a wedding starting at 17h00 Sunday, 8th April: Club Cruising 20th to 22nd April: Admirals Regatta, HBYC Sunday, 13th May: Mother’s Day at ZVYC   OTHER NEWS Western Cape Champs – Langebaan, 6th to 8th April 2018 Online Entries HERE.. You will find the Notice of Race HERE.. More information HERE.. and for accommodation (only), please contact: dave@africandreamgroup.co.za WC Sonnet Champs – Saldanha YC, 27th to 29th April 2018 https://www.sbyc.co.za/contact-us/ SA Sailing WC Trophies 217/2018 –...

ZVYC News 22 March 2018

Dear Members and Friends, The “Bone of Contention” triathlon yesterday was full of energy, sweat and laughter! So wonderful to have so many entries and our sailors and rowers competing alongside! Congratulations to Rick Nankin for winning the adult leg and the juniors was won by Team Scarbarians; Eva, Frith and Maya. A big thank you to our Volunteers for directing the cyclists and runners and also to our sponsors: Quiver and RacePace Sportswear. See our Facebook page for more!        The Alfred’s sprint regatta was a huge success last Saturday with 500 m sprints in home bay. It was well attended by Alfred’s, Grassy Park Rowing and many more followed by Pimm’s and a braai at the BBB Room. MAC24 – Read the full article HERE… Well done to our ZVYC and ZVSC members!!! Drumroll: Line honours went to Team Pitch Pole and the 25th hour to Team Young Guns. For all the pics, see our Facebook page The last of our junior training for Novice and Intermediates resumes at 09h30 on Sunday, with the start of our Autumn Series at 10h30. Rochelle’s Kitchen Galley Lunch Chicken Enchilada R60 Beef Stroganoff and Rice R60 Mushroom Risotto R60 You will also find great burgers and waffles for sale * Beer available at the Tuck Shop Rochelle’s Supper Club: Join us for lunch on Sunday or take home one of these meals for supper! Please place your order by Friday! Send your order to rochelle@zvyc.co.za FOR YOUR DIARY 24 & 25 March: Inter-Schools at IYC Sunday, 25th March: Junior training 09h30; Autumn Series 10h30 6th – 8th April: Western Cape Champs, Langebaan Saturday, 7th April: Club house hired for a wedding starting at 17h00...

ZVYC News 15 March 2018

Dear Members and Friends, THIS WEEKEND Alfred’s Sprint Regatta – Saturday 17 March 2018 Alfred’s are hosting a Sprint Regatta this Saturday starting at 07h00. All welcome to come to the club and support. Please contact Liz or Jaco for more information: lizday@mweb.co.za  or  e.jaco.myburgh@gmail.com Junior training for Novice and Intermediates resumes at 09h30 on Sunday, with the start of our Autumn Series at 10h30. Rochelle’s Kitchen Galley Lunch Butter Chicken with Basmati R60 Beef Lasagne & Salad R30/R60 Butternut & Feta Quiche with Salad R60 Kids Pizza and chips R30 You will also find great burgers and waffles for sale * Beer available at the Tuck Shop Rochelle’s Supper Club: Join us for lunch on Sunday or take home one of these meals for supper! Please place your order by Friday! Send your order to rochelle@zvyc.co.za FOR YOUR DIARY Saturday, 17th March: Alfred’s Sprint Regatta 07h00 Sunday, 18th March: Junior training 09h30; Autumn Series 10h30 Wednesday, 21st March: Bone of Contention Tri-Sail/Row-Thon, 10h00 24 & 25 March: Inter-Schools at IYC Sunday, 25th March: Junior training 09h30; Autumn Series 10h30 6th – 8th April: Western Cape Champs, Langebaan Bone of Contention Triathlon Wednesday 21 March 2018 – 10h00 start Entries are rolling in! Have you entered? Get your teams ready (or enter as an individual)!  Send your entries to manager@zvyc.co.za Notice of Race Here Entry Form Here OTHER NEWS Imperial Yacht Club Inter-schools – 24th & 25th March 2018 For more information, click HERE.. Western Cape Champs – Langebaan, 6th to 8th April 2018 Online Entries HERE.. For all enquiries contact: dave@africandreamgroup.co.za WC Sonnet Champs – Saldanha YC, 27th to 29th April 2018 https://www.sbyc.co.za/contact-us/ Lipton Cup 2018 – PYC, 6th to 13th July...

ZVYC News 8 March 2018

Dear Members and Friends, THIS WEEKEND Saturday: The Optimist Sail, Getting to know your Sail. Sail master, David Rae of North Sails, will be sharing his knowledge at the club this Saturday from 14h00 to 17h00 covering topics like; sail shape, designs & cuts, set up, trimming and more! Free entrance and please RSVP to Karen at sailing@zvyc.co.za. Raffle tickets on sale to win a North Sails bag & hat! Rochelle’s tuck shop will be open. Sunday: We would like to wish all our members partaking in the Argus cycle tour good luck! Junior training resumes at 09h30 with club cruising for those not cycling. Rochelle’s Kitchen Galley Lunch Meatballs in Tomato Sauce with Spaghetti R30/R60 Spinach & Potato Curry with Rice R60 Chicken & Broccoli Quiche with Salad R60 Kids Pizza and chips R30 You will also find great burgers and waffles for sale * Beer available at the Tuck Shop Rochelle’s Supper Club: Join us for lunch on Sunday or take home one of these meals for supper! Please place your order by Friday! Send your order to rochelle@zvyc.co.za FOR YOUR DIARY Sunday, 11th March: Junior Training 09h30, Argus Cycle Tour, Club Cruising Saturday, 17th March: Alfred’s Sprint Regatta 07h00; club hired for a wedding starting 18h00 17 & 18 March: MAC 24 Wednesday, 21st March: Bone of Contention Tri-Sail/Row-Thon, 10h00 24 & 25 March: Inter-Schools at IYC 6th – 8th April: Western Cape Champs, Langebaan (more below) OTHER NEWS Alfred’s Sprint Regatta – Saturday 17 March 2018 Alfred’s are hosting a Sprint Regatta next Saturday starting at 07h00. All welcome to come to the club and support. See message from Liz: “Hi everyone, Just a reminder that the Alfreds...

ZVYC News 1 March 2018

Dear Members and Friends, Welcome to March. Last weekend we had a great turnout with our juniors and training and with the wind picking up in the afternoon, there was much capsizing and laughter along with preparation night sailing for MAC-24 hour challenge. THIS WEEKEND Junior Training from 09h30 and Summer Series from 10h30. Rochelle’s Kitchen Galley Lunch Chicken and Mango Salad R60 Chicken and broccoli bake R30/R60 Creamy mushroom pasta R30/R60 Kids Pizza and chips R30 You will also find great burgers and waffles for sale * Beer available at the Tuck Shop – Upper Deck open from 15h00 Rochelle’s Supper Club: Join us for lunch on Sunday or take home one of these meals for supper! Please place your order by Friday! Send your order to rochelle@zvyc.co.za FOR YOUR DIARY Saturday, 3rd March: club hired for a wedding starting at 14h00 Sunday, 4th March: Junior Training 09h30; Summer Series 10h30 Sunday, 11th March: Junior Training 09h30, Argus Cycle Tour, Club Cruising Saturday, 17th March: Alfred’s Sprint Regatta 07h00; club hired for a wedding starting 18h00 Wednesday, 21st March: Bone of Contention Tri-Sail/Row-Thon, 10h00 6th – 8th April: Western Cape Champs, Langebaan (more below) The “Bone of Contention” trophies are up for grabs! Get your teams ready (or enter as an individual)!  Send your entries to manager@zvyc.co.za     Save the date: Wednesday 21st March – starting at 10h00! OTHER NEWS Western Cape Champs – Langebaan, 6th to 8th April 2018 We confirm that Sanparks has granted permission for us to sail the WC Champs in Langebaan specifically from 6-8 April 2018 (school holidays).  We are in the process of finalizing the NOR which will be published before...