ZVYC News 21 January 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends,

Open Day/Boat Show/Junior Registration – Sunday 17th January 2016
This was a very successful day at ZVYC and we signed up new Juniors for training as well as a few senior & family members!


Friday 23rd January – the Upper Deck Bar will be open from 18h00!

Sunday 24th January
Junior Training kicks off this Sunday at 09h00 and the first of our Summer Series Sailing (Rnd 1) begins at 10h30! Don’t forget that each race completed at ZVYC in the series, means your name goes into the Sunsail/Mooring Draw which takes place at our Club Champs in February! If that isn’t enough inspiration to get you to the club?


January 24th, Sunday: Summer Series, Round 1 and Junior Training
January 30th, Saturday: Club house hired for a wedding starting at 17h00
January 31st, Sunday: Summer Series, Round 2 and Junior Training
February 6th, Saturday: Club house hired for a wedding starting at 15h00
February 7th, Sunday: No Junior Training and Club Senior Boats Cruising
February 6th & 7th: Southern Charter Grand Slam Series Rnd 3 – HYC
February 12th, Friday: TGIF series 18h00 and the first of club cash draw
February 13th & 14th, Sat & Sunday: Sunsail Club Champs & Sunsail Cruise Draw, you must be there to claim your prize


Port Owen River Race – 23rd & 24th January. Our 3 Pico’s have already been chartered out to compete for this weekend! Follow this link for more information: PO_River_Race_Entry_Form_2016

470 Class Open African Championships, Cape Town from 11 – 17 January 2016

First 4 places held by ZVYC members! Results are on the website or you can follow this link: 2016_470_African_Championships_Results 

Southern Charter Grand Slam Round 3 to be held at Hermanus Yacht Club Saturday 6th February and Sunday 7th February 2016. See the website for more information: southern-charter-grand-slam-3-hermanus-yacht-club/

T.G.I.F. Friday 12th February 2016
Come on down to ZVYC for our second TGIF! Bring & Braai after your sail (fires will be lit)and the Upper Deck Bar will be open! Come and enjoy a sunset sail after a long week of work and catch up with friends! Bring your boats down to be ready for the Sunsail/Moorings Club Champs which will be the next day.
The club will be having the first of our TGIF draws to win R500.00. You must be a paid up member and be at the club to win the draw. If the name drawn is not present, the money will roll over to the next TGIF!!!

Sunsail/Moorings Club Champs – 13 & 14 February

This season’s club championships will be held over the weekend (Saturday and Sunday). Saturday racing to start at 14h00 and Sunday at 10h00. Live music is arranged on Saturday evening and Rochelle’s Kitchen will be open for the weekend. More to follow…
SunSail/Moorings Draw – a week of sailing anywhere in the world on a Catamaran! (For each race you sail in at any ZVYC Series, your name goes into the draw to win this wonderful prize).

Southern Charter Grand Slam Round 4 (SAS Provincial Championship) to be held at Saldanha Bay over the Easter Weekend (25 – 28 March 2016), accommodation is open ACCOMMODATION_BOOKING

MAC 24 Hour Challenge – save the dates, 12 – 13 March 2016

Laser Class Sailors
Please note that your Laser Memberships Subscription need to be paid up to compete in any Laser Race including club races. Herewith the form and all the details: Membership_Form_2015_16.pdf

Best wishes,
on behalf of ZVYC,
Anna, Kathryn & Ron