Annual General Meeting Notice

Dear Members Notice is hereby given that the Eighty-sixth Annual General Meeting of the Zeekoe Vlei Yacht Club will be held in the Clubhouse at Zeekoevlei on May 10th, 2018. Pre-Drinks on the upper deck from 19h00 with the meeting to follow at 19h30.   Agenda To confirm the minutes of the eighty-fifth Annual General Meeting held on Thursday, 15th May 2017 (posted on Club’s Notice Board) To submit and if approved, adopt the audited accounts (currently at the Auditors) for the year ending 28 February 2018, (not to be circulated electronically but will be available at the meeting or on request by members). To submit and if approved, adopt the Annual Reports for the season ending 30th April 2018. To consider and if approved by a two-thirds majority, increase the subscriptions. To elect a President, Vice-President, Patron-in-Chief and Patrons as well as Honorary Life members, if any. To elect Flag Officers, Chairmen of Sub-Committees, additional members of the General Committee. Presentation of the H.A. van Hoogstraten trophy for dedicated and outstanding service to the club. Generala)  Changes to the Constitution for the NPO Status; and voting rights for Master in Charge and Head of the Parent Body for Schools that have a permanent presence at ZVYCb)  Presentation of drawings for the new Bishops Rowing Shed on Bene Bibi and approval thereof for development NOTE: The Minutes referred to in Item 1 are posted on the official Notice Board in the Clubhouse. Nominations for Item 6 (Committee) may  be handed to the Secretary forthwith, bearing in mind Clause 10 and Clause 11 of the constitution Only those Members as specified in the Constitution and whose fees are fully paid up by...

ZVYC News 19 April 2018

Dear Members and Friends, Good luck to all our members sailing in the Admirals Regatta this weekend at HBYC! FOR YOUR DIARY Sunday, 22nd April: Club cruising Friday, 27th April: Freedom Day Sunday, 6th May: Alfred’s Annual General Meeting, 10h00 Upper Deck Thursday, 10th May: ZVYC Annual General Meeting, 19h30 Main Hall Sunday, 13th May: Mother’s Day at ZVYC  COMING UP IN MAY Mother’s Day at ZVYC, Sunday 13th May 2018 Let’s spoil our “First Lady” this Mother’s Day from 12h00! Mum’s will receive a glass of Warwick First Lady Dry Rose on arrival (Upper Deck open), there will be fun games for whole family and winning Mum will Wine & Dine free! Members Menu R150 – Non Members Menu R170 ~ Caprese Salad or Cream of Tomato Soup ~ Roast Beef with Roast Potatoes and Veg or Stuffed Chicken Breast and Veg ~ Berry Pavlova or Chocolate Mousse * Vegetarian and Vegan Meals available on request Kiddies – R60 Beef or Veg Burger and Chips Ice-Cream and Chocolate Sauce Please book directly with Rochelle by Wednesday 9th May: rochelle@zvyc.co.za or 072 348 7223 Booking Form HERE… This promises to be a fun filled day for the whole family, not to be missed! OTHER NEWS WC Sonnet Champs – Saldanha Bay YC 27-29 April 2018 Just 1 week to go! Please get your entries in ASAP, contact: Stephen du Toit on 083 658 2659 with your entry and/or if you are available to volunteer on safety or committee boat. Notice of Race HERE South African National Rowing Championship Regatta 2018 Regatta Notice, click HERE… Please contact either Jaco or Liz to confirm your entries: e.jaco.myburgh@gmail.com or lizday@mweb.co.za Western Cape AGM, Colours and Regional awards will be taking place 5th May. Nominations for WC...

ZVYC News 5 April 2018

Dear Members and Friends, We would like to thank all our members who have paid their special levy. Ourseason is almost at a close and the AGM is fast approaching (Thursday 10th May, 19h30). We would greatly appreciate it if all members could settle their outstanding amounts. Please let us know if you have any queries regarding your account. THIS WEEKEND WC Champs, Langebaan, is happening this coming weekend. Fair winds and safe travels to our members who have entered. Club cruising for those sailors not partaking (and not the Autumn Series as per calendar); club office will be open from 09h00 to 14h00 (tuck shop closed). Western Cape Champs – Langebaan, 6th to 8th April See more informationHERE… FOR YOUR DIARY 6th – 8th April: Western Cape Champs, Langebaan Saturday, 7th April: Club house hired for a wedding starting at 17h00 Sunday, 8th April: Club Cruising Friday, 27th April: Freedom Day Sunday, 13th May: Mother’s Day at ZVYC   OTHER NEWS Update: Kai Leslie has finished 7th in the Silver fleet in the Erilca Laser EuropeanChampionship with a best result of 2nd  in the Silver fleet. Conditions were testing being very cold and switchy winds, mostly light to moderate, with rain at times. The first race was abandoned when the wind started gusting at 35 knots. He is now in Hungary, Lake Balaton, for the European under 18 Radial Championship racing which starts on Monday. All the best Kai! Admirals Regatta, HBYC 20-22 April 2018 More information HERE… WC Sonnet Champs – Saldanha YC, 27-29 April 2018 https://www.sbyc.co.za/contact-us/ Mother’s Day at ZVYC, Sunday 13th May 2018 Let’s celebrate our “First Lady“.. An exciting day is being planned...

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...