False Bay Yacht Club

DOLPHYN DIARY #421

23 NOVEMBER 2021

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"Those that can bend with the wind, will weather the storm." Unknown

NOTICES

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We'd like to take this opportunity to offer a warm welcome to our newest members!

See you around the club,
or on the water!

(Joining dates: June 2021 - November 2021)
JUNE 2021
Mark Sykes
Ricardo & Olivia Rangasamy
Adrian Scholtz

JULY 2021
Anthony Harris & Anneke Skidmore
Richard Murray-Bett
Roderick Dean-Smith & Laura Kingma
Phillip Kingma
Patrick Duffy & Kim Wostenholm
River Moncek
Thomas Madoda
Tom Coetzee
Owen Coetzer
Nic Van Zyl & Sam Van Wyk
Kate Brink & Tobin Davenport
Liam Casey

AUGUST 2021
Dylan & Tarryn Thomson
Tony Shrosbree
Dylan Midlane
Evert Groenewald
Chloe Blumenthal
Whitney Tennant
Ralph & Erica Loebenberg

SEPTEMBER 2021
Simon Fordham
Leon & Leigh Swartz
Jonathan Endersby
Graeme Grant
Rheece & Lain Kriel

OCTOBER 2021
Wane Mealing & Colleen Clarke
Craig & Nicola McKenzie

NOVEMBER 2021
Zelda & Alexandria Stromberg Bernstein
Anthony & Diane Fernandez
Warren & Lee-Anne Lamb
Clive & Linda Wiliamson

CLUB DRESS CODE

Smart casual attire. Men may wear short trousers.

NB: No bathing costumes or fishing boots allowed and please wear shoes or sandals.

This applies to the entire 1st floor, including the deck, Thank You.

ADVERTISING

Advertising has been re-allocated to the FBYC Classified Group and the Commercial notice board at the club.

PLEASE BE PATIENT!

We know it's noisy. We are working on
upgrading the club.
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CLUB WIFI

Members, please note that we have changed our service provider. The new password is available on request from the club admin office.

SAILING

SAILING NEWS

Wednesday's Twilight Race was cancelled due to the weather.

Thank you to all that attended the sailing meeting on Wednesday.

Sunday's Round the Cans Fun Race was cancelled due to the weather.

RACING FOR THE NEXT TWO WEEKS

  • Wednesday Spring Twilight Series comes to an end this Wednesday, 21st November, but looks like it may be blown out.
  • Sunday 28th November – Medium Distance Race.
  • Next Wednesday, 1st December, sees the start of the new Twilight Summer Series.
  • Saturday 4th / Sunday 5th is scheduled as a Fun Sailing Weekend.

CONGRATULATIONS
ARE IN ORDER

Makers Mark

Congratulations to Anthony Montagu-Fryer and his crew on Makers Mark for winning the Class A Division of the recently held SAS WC Double Cape Race. It's not often that a yacht starting from False Bay wins this Race.

Astra

This week saw the launching of the classic yacht Astra. Well done to Carl Odendaal on a fantastic job! You can get some more about Astra here:
https://www.duckworksmagazine.com/06/designs/astra/index.htm
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As always, many thanks to our partners and sponsors

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WhatsApp Groups

We have the following three 'Sailing' WhatsApp groups:
  • FBYC Sailing
  • FBYC Club Racing
  • FBYC Classifieds
Visit https://fbyc.co.za/fbyc-sailing/whatsapp-groups to find out more about each group.

Please contact Colleen at the Club Office
on 021 786 1703 or email admin@fbyc.co.za
to request to be added to a group.

ANGLING

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FBYC boat trailer parking protocol for anglers

PLEASE TAKE NOTE: Members with trailer boats are reminded of the parking protocol.
Members are reminded to park their vehicles and trailers in a responsible manner at all times!

WPDSAA NOMINATION CALL FOR 2022

GAMEFISH INTER-PROVINCIAL

Please note the WPDSAA nomination call for the 2022 Gamefish Inter-Provincial, to be held at Pennington Ski Boat Club between 3rd March - 6th March 2022 and hosted by Natal Deep Sea Angling Association.
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PLEASE NOTE THE CLOSING DATE FOR NOMINATIONS OF

10th JANUARY 2022 AT 21H00

2021 BILLFISH INTER CLUB – Richards Bay

24th to 27th February 2022

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You are hereby invited to enter teams for the above-mentioned Tournament. Contact Anza at the Zululand office (zdsaa.office@gmail.com)

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WhatsApp Group - FBYC Angling Group

Please contact Colleen at the Club Office on 021 786 1703 or email admin@fbyc.co.za to request to be added to a group.

COVID-19 MANDATORY INFO

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Members, please note:Whilst you are on Club premises, please adhere to all Covid protocols. The wearing of masks is COMPULSORY. NO MASK, NO ENTRY

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS

Members, please note Club Rules under Adjusted Lockdown Level 1,
following normal COVID protocols such as wearing of masks, sanitizing,
temperature checks, and signing in at the main access point.

Curfew:
Between midnight and 04h00. No access to the Club during curfew hours.

Crow’s Nest Bar:
Open from 15h00 on weekdays and 11h00 on weekends & public holidays. Last rounds will be called by 22h00 at the latest and the bar must close by 23h00. Members to have please settled all tabs and leave the premises once the bar is closed.
Pier 23 Restaurant:
Open to all from 08h00-16h00, and from
08h00 – 20h00 on Wednesdays and Fridays.
Braai, Lawn & Swimming:
Large social gatherings are still prohibited, but members may use the club facilities, following COVID regulations. Please call the office (021 786 1703) if you wish to use the braai/lawn facilities, bearing in mind capacity limits.
Your password is your membership number, which appears on your invoice/statement.
You may also call the club office to find out your membership number.
Members are encouraged to use the
FBYC Covid App for easy access at the entrance and to avoid having to touch the pens and paper.
How to save the Covid - App to your home screen.

iPhone :
1. Open the link in your Safari browser
2. At the bottom of your screen in the center is a square icon with an arrow pointing up, click on that.
3. Scroll up until you see the option Add to Home Screen.
4. You all set to go, just look for the FBYC logo. You might need to move it to your landing screen.

Any Android device:
1. Open the link in Chrome
2. On the top right-hand side of the screen, tap on the 3 dots.
3. Tap on Add to Home screen.
4. You all set to go.
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Simon's Town, 7975
021 786 1703

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