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Dolphyn Diary #262: 11 June 2018


Members with vessels berthed in the Marina and on swing moorings are urged to ensure that their vessels are adequately secured. There is a strong cold front forecast for this Thursday, accompanied by high winds, rain and swells.

Weather 11 Jun 2018 -
No navigation warnings were received this morning, but please check the Safety at Sea notice board, next to the bathrooms - Red Light will be on if there are Navigation Warnings for the day.


fairwell -
Dear Members,

Please note that Teresa has resigned and will be leaving at the end of June. She will be spreading her wings and joining her family in Scotland in August!

Feel free to join us on Friday 29 Jun at 18h30 in saying farewell to Teresa.


Yacht Grot Market Pic -
The Yacht Grot only had 3 stalls - however many of the sailors and members came down to support those with stands up.


Quiz Night has come to an end.

Here are the final results.

Congratulations to team Nightshift
1st - Nightshift with 369 points
2nd - Mensa Mense with 343 points
3rd - Splattered Toad with 339 points
4th - Pinki with 327 points
5th - Eish with 308 points


Mon, 11 Jun 2018
Committee Room - New Members' Interviews
Sun, 17 Jun 2018
Deck area - School Group
Sun, 17 Jun 2018
Grass/ Braai area - Kiddies Party
Thurs, 21 Jun 2018
Crow's Nest - Talk on Rowing Across the Atlantic with Matthew
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
Committee Room - Gen Com
xmas in july -
Sat, 14 Jul 2018
Christmas in July
Watch this space for further info





Fri, 08 Jun 2018

Winner of last week’s draw was Janet Lee, R6400.00 – roll over as she was not present.

Remember you have to be there to win. Draw takes place at 19h00.
Roman rock 2
NOW OPEN EVERY WEDNESDAY EVENING- the a-la-carte menu plus a delicious selection of curries.
This week's curry specials:
Lamb Rogan Josh
Thai Red Vegetarian Curry
Chicken Massaman Curry
Butter Chicken
Neptune's Curry 2 -
The club is a marine protected environment. Please be on the lookout and report suspicious activity to the office.
Marlin -
A beautiful visitor to our marina this weekend


ORC ratings are available free of charge till the end of June. For further info please contact Andrew MacKenzie on 083 339 3384.


FBYC - Sailing Instructions

5. Shortening Course (Change of Course)
d. A competitor that fails to acknowledge the shortening course broadcast shall have no right of redress.

13. Safety Regulations
f. Every vessel shall display appropriate navigation lights.

Sailing Report

Wed 06 Jun - Annual Prize Giving
Thank you for all our sailors and guest for joining us for our Annual Prize Giving on Wednesday - was so great to see everyone enjoy the evening. Congratulations to all our prize winners.
Sat 09 Jun - Winter RTC 1 of 4
Weather was great for the first Winter RTC series. We had 4 boats out on the water.
Line Honours
1st - Strega
2nd - Pure Magic
3rd - Nebulae
Race 1 of 4
1st - Pure Magic
2nd - Strega
3rd - Nebulae


Wed, 13 Jun 2018
Neptune's Winter Twilight Race 1 of 10
Race start time: 17h45
Wed, 20 Jun 2018
Neptune's Winter Twilight Race 2 of 10
Race start time: 17h45
Sat, 16 Jun 2018
Youth Day Race
Start time: 14h30
Sun, 24 Jun 2018
Winter Medium Distance 1 of 3
Start time: 11h30


Entrants 2018

1 - Nemesis
2 - Silver Girl
3 - Assagai
4 - Xtra - Link Yolo
5 - Banjo
6 - Tam Tam
7 - Compromise
8 - Nitro
9 - Makers Mark
Entry form online - http://mosselbayrace.co.za/online_entry/


Paddlers Racks


11 Jun 2018
Dear Members,

It’s that time of year again when we will be billing annual membership subs on 01 July 2018. This is our busiest time of year for admin and finance. A notice will be sent out to inform you of the proposed subs increase for the coming year, July 2018 / Jun 2019.

For those members who are not currently affiliated to a sporting body such as SA Sailing or WP Deep Sea Angling, please note below. We have to comply with this structure for all Members. There is light at the end of the tunnel if have reached the fabulous age of 70 years prior to July 2018!
SA Sailing has confirmed total annual subscription in its Constitution & By-laws as follows;

4.1. Each affiliated club shall collect from all of their members (except as provided for in cl.4.4 & 4.5) a SA Sailing Subscription based on the TAS as determined above. The subscription payable shall be calculated as follows. If the affiliated club membership is classified or best serves the purpose as:

4.1.1. Family Membership
Being a member, his or her spouse and their children under 19 (nineteen) years of age, 150% of the TAS per Family Membership

4.1.2. Ordinary Membership & Life Membership
Being a single member, the full amount of the TAS per Ordinary or Life Membership.

4.1.3. Student Membership
Being a single member of a registered education institution, 30% of the TAS per student member at a Tertiary Institution, otherwise 20% of the TAS per student member.

4.1.4. Youth Membership
Being a single member, under 19 (nineteen) years of age and not being a member of a registered educational institution, 50% of the TAS per member.

4.1.5. Social Membership
Being a member of an affiliated club who does not ever participate or who is not in any way involved in the activities of sailing, 40% of the TAS per member.

4.1.6. Temporary Membership
Being a single membership valid for the duration of a specified event, 30% of the TAS.

4.1.7. Each club member who is not classified and cannot be classified in 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.1.4, 4.1.5, 4.1.6 above. The full amount of the TAS multiplied by the amount the club member pays in Club subscription and divided by the subscription amount paid by a Full Member of that club, subject to a minimum of 40% of the full amount of the TAS.

4.4.2. The member shall inform the other affiliated clubs of which he is a member, of the name of the of the affiliated club to which he is paying his subscription and provide proof of payment or the arrangements in place for payment.

4.5.2. If a member has attained the age of 70 (seventy) years before the commencement of the club’s financial year, that member shall be exempt from the calculation of the amount payable in terms of 4.1
above, in which event the club concerned shall, in respect of such a member, indicate on the certificate referred to in 8.7 the date of birth of such member.
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