Sailing

LEARN TO SAIL
Zeekoe Vlei Yacht Club offers a number of different options for people to learn to sail.

JUNIOR SAIL TRAINING
Calling all children aged 8 to 16 years. Join us every Sunday morning from 09h00 to learn to sail.
Courses run from: January – April
& from: September – end November

jan-poster-jnr-training-2017Our 3 month courses offer children the opportunity to learn to sail whether a beginner or a “weathered” sailor looking for advanced racing techniques.
The younger children are taught on Optimists and children from about the age of 15 learn to sail on Dabchicks. ZVYC has a number of Optimist dinghies for children to hire – no need to have your own!
For membership information, please click HERE.
Zeekoevlei has produced quite a number of world class yachtsmen, many of whom started out sailing Optimists, and have represented South Africa in international regattas; like Optimist Worlds.
Come and be a part of this wonderful sailing family – the benefits are endless!

For the Junior Training Calendar:

ZVYC Jnr-Youth Sailing Calendar 2017 Jan

ZVYC Jnr-Youth Sailing Calendar 2017 Aug-Dec

 

YOUTH, ADULT OR FAMILY SAIL TRAINING

Ahoy there!
We are proud to present this season’s SailPro Adult Sailing Program, held at Zeekoeivlei Yacht Club!SailPro Adult Sailing Program 2016
Witsailprologoh a focus on learning to sail, enhancing existing skills, and covering the fundamentals of racing, we invite you to join any 6 of the 7 available Sundays that the program will run. Open to anyone over the age of 15 years, all safety gear, coaches, boats, life-jackets, safety boats etc., will be provided.
We look forward to getting you on the water!
ZVYC members pay R2000, and an additional R700 for non-members.
Contact Dani Jarvis (dani@sailpro.org.za) or Nic Baigrie (nic@sailpro.org.za) to book your spot today!

 

ZVYC Sailing Calendar:  ZVYC Sailing Calendar Aug to Dec 2017
ZVYC Sailing Calendar Jan to Apr 2018

Dinghy classes currently sailed at Zeekoe Vlei Yacht Club:

OPTIMIST:        Single person Junior trainer and racer for children aged 8 – 15.
DABCHICK:     Exciting single or double handed Junior Class for ages 12 – 18.
EXTRA:               A versatile family cruiser or a hi-tech Single-handed racing boat.scgs0001
LASER:              Olympic class dinghy with variable rigs for adults or youths
FINN:                  A single handed Olympic class
MIRROR:         Family cruising or double handed racing boat with a spinnaker
SONNET:           2 person boat suitable for entry level and serious competitors.
29’er:                Hi-tech, Hi-speed skiff for 2 people with trapeze and spinnaker.
Int. 420:          An exciting new class in SA with trapeze and spinnaker.
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Club Members may hire boats from the club. Please click BOAT HIRE 2016 2017 for the prices.

SAILING INSTRUCTIONS 2015

Notice Of Race ZVYC