ZVYC News 28 January 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends,

Port Owen River Race
Well Done to our ZVYC Team! For the results follow this link: PORR RESULTS

Last weekend was the first of our Junior Training lessons, with many new young sailors, a terrific turn out for this coming term!

Summer Series Rnd 1 Results:
Finn Class:
1st Finn 535 – Marco Tobin
2nd Finn 577 – Morgan Evans
3rd Finn 584 – Mark Thompson
Laser Class:
1st Laser 64140 – Thomas Baumgartl
2nd Laser 160136 – Neil Armitage
3rd Laser 160103 – Who are you?


Sunday, 31st January
Junior training to resume at 09h30 and Summer Series Round 2, start time 11h00.


January 29th, Friday: Alfred Rowing Club having a social at Upper Deck Bar from 18h30
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


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…

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

Lost Property
Members, please take a look in our lost property boxes on Sunday’s. Maybe you have some goodies inside!
Also, if anyone picks up a kite board on the shores of the Vlei, please bring it to the club. It was lost last weekend and the owner is trying to locate it. Thank you!

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