Dear Sailors and Friends,

Please follow the link to read the first Zeekoe Vlei Sailing Centre Newsletter for March 2015:
http://zvyc.co.za/?p=699


This Weekend

JUNIOR TRAINING
Junior Training continues at the club this Sunday from 10h00 for the Optimists and Novices.
Laser & Dabchick Classes resume on Sunday the 12th and 19th April.

CLUB RACING

This Sunday there will be racing at the club with starting at 10h30.

For Your Diary

SOUTHERN CHARTER GRAND SLAM ROUND 4
SASWC PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, SIMONSTOWN
3 – 6 APRIL 2015
Just 1 week left to enter the Southern Charter Grand Slam Series, Round 4,
at the False Bay Yacht Club. 3rd – 6th April.
Follow this link to download the Notice of Race Entry and Sailing Instructions from the website now:  http://www.sasgrandslam.co.za/index.php/entry/

 

EASTER WEEKEND
ZVYC Club House will be closed from Friday 3rd April to Monday 6th April. Members may still have access to the grounds and outside change rooms.

SOUTH AFRICAN SAILING MARK LAYING COURSE
Presented by Lance Burger, this Sunday at FBYC starting at 9h00 to 13h00. A great chance to polish up your skills – Spaces are still available. Contact Wendy on saswc@sailing.org.za

SOUTH AFRICAN SAILING JUDGES SEMINAR
Members of the Sailing community are invited to register for the upcoming ISAF International Judges Seminar being hosted by SAS and RCYC. This is open to applicants from all African countries and would ideally suit experienced racing sailors, having experience with protest committees and an ISAF judges clinic.
Date: Friday 10th July to Sunday 12th July 2015
Venue: Royal Cape Yacht Club Chart Room
Cost: R400 pp Lunch provided
Candidates will be required to complete an exam at the end of the course. The number of participants will be limited to 20. The closing date for applications is 18 June 2015.
If you wish to register, or if you have any questions, then please contact:
Wendy Adams at the SAS WC office on 021 531 1860 or at saswc@sailing.org.za ;
or Toni Mainprize at RCYC on 021 421 1354 or at sailing@rcyc.co.za

ZVYC AGM
The Club will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Thursday, 14th May at 19h30 at ZVYC.

Club News

LIPTON CUP TABLE BAY 10th to 17th JULY 2015
The Committee will be pleased to receive any applications from any member wishing to put together a campaign to Challenge Royal Cape Yacht for the Lipton Cup. This is urgent and applications for this will close on 7th April.

FOR SALE
The Fibre glass Junior Training Boat “Gordon” with 25 HP Mariner engine, on sturdy launching trolly; ideal power boat for cruising around the Vlei or river priced to go @ R13000.00. Contact the office.

See you all down at the Club this weekend!

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