DOLPHYN DIARY – 12th September 2017

 


DOLPHYN DIARY – 224 – 12th September 2017
 

SAILING CALENDAR
Wednesday was the first race of our Spring Twilight Series and we had a lovely turnout of 7 boats. 1st place Bonnie Lass, 2nd Ariel and 3rd,Pure Magic. The conditions were tough but the soup at the end was well worth the wind and cold. This Wednesday 13 September is Spring Twilight Series Race 2 of 10 start at 17h45.Saturday was another breezy sail 6 boats entered. 1st Place Stella, 2nd DHL Blue Tango and 3rd Jasper.

This weekend is Spring Regatta – wishing all our sailors fair winds.

Yours in sailing,
Linsay Oberholzer

SPRING REGATTA REGISTRATION

THURSDAY 14th SEPT:    REGISTRATION FROM 12h00 – 18h00

FRIDAY 15th SEPT:       REGISTRATION FROM 08h00 – 10H00

DAY 1 – FIRST RACE 13h00

EVENING HAPPY HOUR & SNACKS,
BRAAI FIRES – WILL BE AVAILABLE: BRING & BRAAI
1ST ROUND OF HARKEN WINCHGRINDING COMPETITION
LUCKY DRAW FOR – HELLY HANSEN JACKET & FUN PRIZES

PROGRAM OF EVENTS
SATURDAY 16TH & SUNDAY 17TH

CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT:  Saturday & Sunday
Jumping Castle, Slush Machine, Tuck Shop & Child Minders Friday & Saturday evening – Movies for children will be played in committee room

SATURDAY:  DAY 16th SEPT:   DAY 2 – FIRST START – 10H00
EVENING HAPPY HOUR
MUSIC:  “HORIZON’S TALE”  14H30 TO 17H30
OPEN TO PUBLIC – 12h00 – FOOD MARKET, JUMPING CASTLE, SLUSH MACHINE, FACE PAINTING
NB:  Correction there will be no evening meal served but a large array of platters to snack from
EVENING: “EMPIRE ALIGHT” 18H30 TO 21H30 FOLLOWED BY
DJ – BEAUMONT UNTIL LATE
FINAL OF THE WINCH GRINDING COMPETITION
LUCKY DRAW FOR – HELLY HANSEN JACKET & FUN PRIZES

SUNDAY 17th SEPT:
FINAL DAY’S RACING FIRST RACE – 10h00
MUSIC:  “THE DUSTY RHODES BAND” 14H30 to 17H30
OPEN TO PUBLIC – 12h00 – FOOD MARKET, JUMPING CASTLE,
SLUSH MACHINE, FACE PAINTING
PRIZE GIVING SCHEDULED FOR 18h00

Intasure Draw

Please note there will be no draw on Friday 15th September
Next week  Friday 22nd R2 700.00 
Remember you have to be there to win.  Draw takes place at 19h00.

Exemption for the 22nd September all crew sailing Mossel Bay Race will be classed as present.

SAS NEWS

SAS (ORC/IRC) Western Cape Keelboat Championship Circuit 2017 – 2018 incorporating both Inshore and an Offshore Championship. The  Western Cape Keelboat Championship Circuit organised by South African Sailing Western Cape in conjunction with the host club for each of the events scheduled in clauses 4.1 and 4.2.”“Schedule is as follows –

  1. Schedule

4.1. Western Cape Keelboat Inshore Championship

EVENT EVENT DATES RACING WATERS HOST CLUB

Spring Regatta 15 – 17 September 2017 False Bay FBYC

Cape Town Race Week 16 – 19 December 2017 Table Bay RCYC

Fling Regatta 23 – 25 February 2018 Table Bay RCYC

Admirals Regatta 20 – 22 April 2018 Hout Bay HBYC

4.2. Western Cape Keelboat Offshore Championship

EVENT EVENT DATES RACING WATERS HOST CLUB

Mossel Bay Race 22 September 2017 False Bay to Mossel Bay FBYC

West Coast Offshore Race 24 – 26 November 2017 Table Bay to Saldanha Bay via Elands Bay RCYC

Mykonos Offshore Race 9 – 10 February 2018 Table Bay to Saldanha Bay RCYC ’’

Please note SAS offices have moved – New address is
Units B42 ,
Pinelands Business Park,
New Mill Road,
Pinelands,
Cape Town.