ZVYC News 9 February 2017

Dear Members and Friends,

Twilight Sailing Tonight – see the forecast here: www.windguru.cz
Upper Deck open from 17h00 with snax available. If too windy come to ZVYC, why not go to RCYC where international juror Ewan Mcwan will be giving a talk on the new WS racing rules effective 1 January 2017.

Southern Charter Classic at HYC
Well done to our members!!! And a big thank you to all our volunteers who helped with bridge and safety boats.
Dabchicks – 3rd, Max Hall
Finn – 1st Morgan Evans; 2nd Constantin Hatzilambros
Oppie A – 1st Matt Ashwell; 2nd Alex Falcon; 3rd Tristan Tomlinson
Oppie B – 1st Oscar Duys; 2nd Dean Carstens; 3rd Elisa Falcon
Open 2 – 2nd on 420, Jennifer Burger & Leanne Wheeler
Laser 4.7 – 2nd Elsje Dijkstra
Laser Radial – 1st Kai Leslie; 2nd Sarah Jane Deary; 3rd Cullen Keytel
Laser Std – 1st Alistair Keytel; 3rd Lance Burger
Sonnet – 1st Roger Hudson & Sabata Gayeka

THIS WEEKEND

Junior Training resumes at 09h00 this weekend as well as club racing from 10h30 and Parent Open Sailing day on club 420’s!

NEXT WEEKEND

Sunsail Club Champs – 18 & 19 February
ZVYC Club Champs is next weekend! Enter by emailing the office –manager@zvyc.co.za. Please remember to include your class and sail number with your entry. Free Entry!
Friday night: TGIF
Saturday: 2 races from 14h30
Sunday: 4 races (2 morning and 2 afternoon)

Saturday night Upper Deck: grab your hunger buster and drink after sailing, live music (our own Jess Deary), happy hour from 18h00 and the first Sunsail draw at 18h30.
Prize Giving and the final Sunsail Draw on Sunday after racing, Upper Deck! Be there to win it! Lots of activities for the family to enjoy!
Tuck shop, Galley and Bar open!

FOR YOUR DIARY

February 12th, Sunday: Junior Training, Club Racing & Parent Open Day Sailing on 420’s
February 17th, Friday: TGIF – MOVED from to Friday 10th Feb
February 18th & 19th: Sunsail Club Champs
February 25th, Saturday: club house hired for a wedding starting at 15h00
February 26th, Sunday: Junior Training and Club Racing (Autumn Series 1)
March 5th, Sunday: Bone of Contention. Details to follow

OTHER NEWS

FoZR – Invasive species talk at Rondevlei
Rondevlei Nature Reserve will be hosting FoZR (Friends of Zeekoevlei & Rondevlei) at their lecture hall (in Rondevlei, secure parking) this evening to talk about invasive species in the Western Cape. See link for more details: Invasive Species

Best Wishes,
on behalf of ZVYC,
Kathryn & Ron