ZVYC News 16 February 2018

Dear Members and Friends,


The club has had no internet connection for over a week as Telkom have accidentally disconnected the wires to the club and tell us they are “working” on it… We have made a plan in the interim and hopefully we will be up and running soon. Wifi is currently not available at the club and we will notify you in due course.



ZVYC MDM Sponsored SLALOM Event is BACK!!

Early Entry by midnight Fri 16 Feb gets you …
– entry into lucky draw for a Musto Bag valued at R1500
– Hunger Buster after racing
** Those entered in the event that was postponed last year & confirm their entry now, get both entries from then & now into the Musto Bag draw!!

10h00 Start – Fleet Races 1 & 2
– fleet race results determine slalom teams
– CASH prizes for 1st place in fleet races
– 6 or more boats constitute a fleet – get your fleet’s ready

14h00 Start – Slalom Team Racing
CASH prizes for winning Slalom Team!

R1000 Lucky Draw for all Competitors/Volunteers

send your entry to Kathryn … manager@zvyc.co.za

Rochelle’s Kitchen Galley Lunch (mains all R60):
Butter Chicken with Rice
Beef Pie with Chips & Gravy
Mushroom Breyani
Kids Pizza R30
* Beer available at the Tuck Shop – Upper Deck open from 15h00


Sunday, 18th February: MDM Sponsored Regatta 10h00 start; Junior Training 09h30
Sunday, 25th February: Junior Training 09h30; Summer Series 10h30
Saturday, 3rd March: club hired for a wedding starting at 14hh00
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
Wednesday, 21st March: Bone of Contention – calling all cyclists, runners, kayak/rowing/sailing members! Who will win the “Bone of Contention”??


Southern Charter Classic 3 @ HYC (3/4 Feb)
Well done to all our members who took part and brought the Interclub Trophy back home!
For Full Results, click HERE
420 – 1st Nic Faraday & Alex Falcon; 2nd Shane Joseph & Amir Yaghya; 3rd Jennifer Burger & Leanne Wheeler
Dabchick – 2nd Hamilton Slater
Finn – 2nd, Morgan Evans, 4th Gerry Hegie
Laser Std – 1st Alistair Keytel; 3rd Dealtry Pickford
Laser 4.7 – 2nd Tristan Tomlinson, 3rd Keenan Mills
Laser Radial – 3rd Kai Leslie, 4th Cullen Keytel
Optimist A – 1st Matt Ashwell, 3rd Bryan Carstens & 4th Oscar Duys
Optimist B – 1st Isabella Keytel & 3rd Hayden Philander
Sonnet – 2nd Sieraj Jacobs & Luke Topass

Special General Meeting News
All points on the agenda for our SGM held on 30th Janauary 2018 were passed by all members who were present.
We welcome Millicent Keen to our committee as our Rear Commodore Sailing, and, we would like to thank Clare Gardner and Anna Keytel for all their generous time spent on rewording and updating the Constitution.
We are busy invoicing members for the 20% membership levy, however as the internet is down, the invoicing will reflect once we are online. Please find attached 
HERE the Commodore and Treasurer letter regarding the special levy. The constitution is currently being updated and will be available on request once completed as well as on our website. The levies are as follows:
Family – R660                                Senior – R528
Student – R200                              Junior – R180
Associate – R170                           Absentee – R132
Intermediate Senior – R286.40       Concessionary – R308
Social Family – R330                      Social Senior – R264
*Life and Honorary Life as per their membership prior
We would greatly appreciate your payment in this regard, using your membership account number as reference: Zeekoevlei Yacht Club, Standard Bank, Acc: 071 837 892
The minutes are also being finalized and will be available early next week

The weather is looking good for Sunday (WNW mild), we hope to see you for the MDM/Raymarine fun day with Fleet and Team Slalom racing! A big thank you in advance to Hylton Morris for his generous prizes!

Best wishes,
on behalf of ZVYC,