Dolphyn Diary – 25th July 2017


DOLPHYN DIARY NO: 217 – 25th July 2017
Upcoming Club and Sailing Events are on the website and a full Sailing Calendar can be found at

FBYC SAILINGWednesday night we had a lovely fleet of 8 boats out on the water. The wind was constant and allowed for a quick windward leeward course (Clan Stewart – Phoenix – Clan Stewart). The first three winners 1st Jabulani, 2nd Little Wing, 3rd Firefly each received lovely prizes from our sponsor Drifter Breweries
Raffle winner was Reaction.
You have to be in it to win these great prizes up for grabs from our sponsor
Drifter Breweries.

Saturday was an amazing day out on the water with a quick course and a fleet of 10 boats. Great to see some more sailors out in the bay – let’s keep up this momentum. 1st Avatar, 2nd Little Wing and 3rd Hamba.

Check out the website for full results and keep an eye on our calendar for upcoming races.

Wednesday Night: Drifter Breweries Twilight Series- Race 3 of 5 – 17h45 start.

Saturday 29 July is a Longhaul starting at 11h30:
come expecting a good long race around our beautiful bay.

Yours in sailing,
Linsay Oberholzer
Sailing Manager

Friday FBYC Members Draw

R 2 000.00
Friday 28th July 2017 @ 19h00
If you are insured with Intasure you will in addition to the CASH, get  up to  R 5000.00 off the vessel’s annual insurance premium or your car & household insurance premium

PS: you have to be present in the Crow’s Nest to claim the winnings
Remember you have to be present in the Crow’s Nest Bar at 19h00


Once again for those of you going out to sea please sign the register on youur departure and return we noted a number of yachts out there on Sunday who had not signed. – Safety at Sea Committee

Click on the poster to link to the regatta websites for information & entry forms

False Bay Yacht Club – 59th Annual General Meeting

Will be held on Thursday 24th August @  18h30 in the Crow’s Nest.

Please ensure that your club account is not in arrears, as members in bad standing are not eligible to vote