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ZVYC News 22 March 2018

Dear Members and Friends,

The “Bone of Contention” triathlon yesterday was full of energy, sweat and laughter! So wonderful to have so many entries and our sailors and rowers competing alongside! Congratulations to Rick Nankin for winning the adult leg and the juniors was won by Team Scarbarians; Eva, Frith and Maya.
A big thank you to our Volunteers for directing the cyclists and runners and also to our sponsors:
Quiver and RacePace Sportswear. See our Facebook page for more!


The Alfred’s sprint regatta was a huge success last Saturday with 500 m sprints in home bay. It was well attended by Alfred’s, Grassy Park Rowing and many more followed by Pimm’s and a braai at the BBB Room.

MAC24 – Read the full article HERE
Well done to our ZVYC and ZVSC members!!!
Drumroll: Line honours went to Team Pitch Pole and the 25th hour to Team Young Guns. For all the pics, see our Facebook page

The last of our junior training for Novice and Intermediates resumes at 09h30 on Sunday, with the start of our Autumn Series at 10h30.

Rochelle’s Kitchen Galley Lunch

Chicken Enchilada R60
Beef Stroganoff and Rice R60
Mushroom Risotto R60
You will also find great burgers and waffles for sale
* Beer available at the Tuck Shop

Rochelle’s Supper ClubJoin us for lunch on Sunday or take home one of these meals for supper! Please place your order by Friday!
Send your order to


24 & 25 March: Inter-Schools at IYC
Sunday, 25th March: Junior training 09h30; Autumn Series 10h30
6th – 8th April: Western Cape Champs, Langebaan
Saturday, 7th April: Club house hired for a wedding starting at 17h00
20th to 22nd April: Admirals Regatta, HBYC


Western Cape Champs – Langebaan, 6th to 8th April 2018
Online Entries HERE..
For all enquiries contact:

Admirals Regatta, HBYC – 20th to 22nd April
This year, the LTC Phoenix Admirals Regatta promises to be a fantastic three days of sailing, with acclaimed South Africa Race Officer Doug Alison, running the racing, open to Keelboats, Senior Dinghies and catamarans. Enter online, here
Visit the regatta website here:
Any inquiries can be mailed to
For more information on how to obtain your free ORC certificate, mail

WC Sonnet Champs – Saldanha YC, 27th to 29th April 2018

SA Sailing is extending an opportunity for persons interested in developing and who would like to assist the sport of Sailing, in the area of performancedevelopment as a SA Sailing Race Coach.
SASCOC has afforded the opportunity to have World Sailing come out to run a TCC3 – Level 3 Performance coach course, at Garden Route Sailing Academy in Mossel Bay from 11th – 15thApril 2018.  The clinic is structured around the soft skills of performance coaching , across all sailing disciplines.  The program is aimed at persons who have advance racing experience at a nationals level or higher and who have an aptitude and interest to give back to the sport of sailing by helping to advance ability and performance results within sailing all levels of racing in the country (i.e. from club racing level upwards and for any age or ability).
Kindly review the attached for more information in regards to the program.
There is limited space available, and anyone interested in attending should complete the attached registration documentation and attach in a short sailing and/or coaching CV, for consideration by no later than the 25thMarch 2018 to .

Members Special Levy, 20% of membership category
Thank you to our members who have paid their special levy. Those members who have not yet paid, the levies are as follows:
Family – R660                                Senior – R528
Student – R200                              Junior – R180
Associate – R170                           Absentee – R132
Intermediate Senior – R286.40       Concessionary – R308
Social Family – R330                      Social Senior – R264
*Life and Honorary Life as per their membership prior
We would greatly appreciate your payment in this regard, using your membership account number as reference:
Zeekoevlei Yacht Club, Standard Bank, Acc: 071 837 892

We would like to wish all our school members partaking at the IYC Inter-Schools, good luck!

Best wishes,
on behalf of ZVYC,
Kathryn & Karen

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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