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ZVYC News 6 July 2017

Dear Members and Friends,

Optimist African Champs Alexandria, Egypt
Results after Race 10 (regatta ends today)
Our Bryan Carstens is coming 17th out of 49! Well done! Keep it up …
We’re behind you all the way!

470 World Championships – Thessaloniki, Greece
The 470 Pre-Worlds event is wrapping up, and the new South African 470 men’s team of Asenathi Jim and Sibu Sizatu continue to sail well – maintaining their 3rd place overall after 6 races.
Their results are: 4; 2; 10; 12; 10; 8. These young guys, coached by Roger Hudson, have had some really good grounding in the pre-worlds, being their first ever international event as a sailing combination, and will take the experience gained into the World Championships.


Saturday, 8th July: Club house hired for a wedding, 15h00
Saturday, 15th July: Club house hired for a birthday, 18h00
Saturday, 22nd July: Sonnet AGM, Upper Deck
Saturday, 29th July: Club house hired for a wedding, 18h00
Sunday, 6th AugustZVYC Opening Cruise 09h30, Club Handicap Racing 14h30


Laser Parts – We are still needing Laser rigging for our 3 club Lasers. Thank you.

Duty Roster: Members, PLEASE volunteer for duties at the club. Duties will include regatta safety, committee boat and bar.

Boats and Boat Parking: Members please ensure that your boat is in it’s correct parking bay. Road trailers belong in the Trailer Park and for security reasons as well. The key is available in the office (office hours) or you can purchase a key for R40.00.

September is a busy sailing month. We are aware, although NOR has not been issued yet, but the following classes are proposing their National Championships: Laser, Finn, Sonnet & Extra and it’s also the Eastern Cape Provincial Championships. We will keep you advised as we get the information or contact your class associations.

Best Wishes,
on behalf of ZVYC,
Ron & Kathryn

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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