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ZVYC News 2 March 2017

Dear Members and Friends,

Calling all Sailors and Rowers! Get Ready for some FUN!!!
Enter your TEAM for the annual Zeekoevlei Yacht ClubTRI-SAILATHON …

Your team can be made up of just yourself … or a team of 2 or 3 doing all 3 disciplines or simply leave a leg out and take the handicap penalty…

Running/Walking – Cycling – Sailing/Rowing/Paddling

Juniors (15yrs & under): RUN – 2km; CYCLE – 10km 
Seniors: RUN – 4km; CYCLE – 15km
Herewith the Run/Walk & Cycle course:  Run_and_cycle_course

Please enter today: ENTRY FORM to be sent back to the club at by Friday 17h00. Tuck shop & Galley Open, Upper Deck open at lunch!

We need Marshall’s for the 4 Stop streets involved, as well as a starter and time keeper and one or two more helpers.


March 5th, Sunday: Bone of Contention. Run/Walk, Cycle, Sail/Row
March 12th, Sunday: Junior Training and Club Racing (Autumn Series 2)
March 17th, Friday: TGIF
March 18th & 19th: MAC 24 Hour Challenge
March 19th, Sunday: Junior Training and Club Racing (Autumn Series 3)
March 25th & 26th: Southern Charter Interschools Regatta at IYC
April 14th – 17th: WC Provincials, Mossel Bay – entry form HERE


Well Done to Alex Falcon who has been in Crotone, Italy, sailing in the International Carnival Race 2017. Alex scored a 5th, 2nd and 1st on the Final Day to finish 3rd overall in the Silver Fleet!

Optimist Class Sailor of the Month – March 2017
Our own Thomas Slater! Well done Thomas.

Matt Ashwell scores a 3rd & a 4th to finish 133rd overall from a fleet of 544 Oppies at the Palamós Optimist Trophy Nations Cup in Spain. Well done Matt!
Alex Falcon                                  Thomas Slater          Matt Ashwell

FoZR (Friends of Zeekoevlei & Rondevlei)
Follow the link to read the latest FoZR news: Newsletter_February_2017
Have you seen Water Hyacinth recently? Please report it.

Southern Charter Interschools Regatta – IYC – 25th & 26th March 2017
Please find the NOR and ENTRY forms here:
Interschools NOR & ENTRY FORM

Best Wishes,
on behalf of ZVYC,
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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