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ZVYC News 11 February 2016

Dear Sailors and Friends,

Sunsail/Moorings Club Champs – 13 & 14 February
This season’s club championships will be held over this weekend (Saturday and Sunday). Saturday racing to start at 14h30, 3 races, and Sunday at 10h00. Live music is arranged on Saturday evening, sailors get your free drink ticket! Rochelle’s kitchen & tuck shop will be open for the weekend. Prize giving and the wonderful Sunsail/Moorings Draw to take place after the last race on Sunday!
We are still slightly short on Bridge and Safety Boat crew so if you can help it will be greatly appreciated!

T.G.I.F. tomorrow: 12th February 2016
Members, come on down to ZVYC for our second TGIF! Bring & Braai after your sail (fires can be lit) or buy curry & rice from galley for R50. The Upper Deck Bar will be open with iPod music!
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 on Saturday.
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!!!


Southern Charter Grand Slam 3
What an amazing event at HYC – 167 entries, 185 competitors, and over 500 people attending the event. Big thanks to Southern Charter and Hermanus Yacht Club even with the interesting weather!!
Well Done to Matt Ashwell and Alex Falcon for taking first and second in the Optimist class and Alistair Keytel who came first in the Laser Standards!!
Click here for the results:


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. Junior Training resumes at 09h30
February 20th, Saturday: ARC racing “8’s” at the V&A
February 21st, Sunday: Junior Training at 09h30
February 27th, Saturday: Club house hired for a wedding starting at 15h00
February 28th, Sunday: Junior Training at 09h30 and Triathlon Bone of Contention (have you got your team together yet and started training?)


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

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

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

Sail at ZVYC

ZVYC provides training programs for multiple ages and levels – the most popular being the junior courses. To find out more about these programs please contact us.

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