Ann Asker, a member for 13 years, was awarded Club Volunteer of the Year at the 2013 Annual Prize Giving recently. A cruising stalwart and tireless worker, Ann consistently ensures that cruising events, especially the First Friday dinner events, run smoothly from start to finish.
Members are advised that nominations for elected office opened on Wednesday 29 May 2013.
At the recent Marina Industry Awards Night held at the end of April, the RPAYC was announced as the runner up to Sandringham Yacht Club in the Club Marina of the Year Award.
RPAYC has entered a team in the 2013 Invitational Cup to be sailed in Swan 42’s at Rhode Island in September. Details of the event can be found at New York Yacht Club website.
17 MAY 2013
After the tragic death of Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson last week during a training session with Artemis Racing’s AC72 on San Francisco Bay, there has been some speculation about both the America’s Cup and the Youth America’s Cup.
Wed 15 May
By Jan Scholten
Report on the High School NSW Team Racing Championships completed last Sunday.
There was one more day of sailing left to compete the unfinished NSW High School Team Racing Championships held in early April.