This coming week is National Volunteer Week. This is an opportunity for us to say thanks to the many people who willingly give their time, knowledge and experience, both on and off the water, and who make our sport successful and enjoyable for others.
By Jill Connell
In light, shifty breezes five Etchells competed on Saturday April 26th in three windward/leeward sprint races for the Gwen Slade Ladies Etchells trophy.
Raffle tickets are now available for purchase at reception at $2.50 or 5 for $10 to help support RPAYC youth sailors Jim Colley (16) and Shaun Connor (15) in the 29er class as they represent their country.
This years’ Boating Industry Association of Victoria’s (BIA) Melbourne Boat Show will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) from 12 -16 June 2014.
By Malcolm Derry
As the summer sailing season comes to a close, the optimist sailors are ramping up their preparations for their winter schedule.
The NSW State Optimist Championships were held at St Georges River Sailing club last weekend (29/30 March). The RPAYC were once again well represented with a large contingent of 21 optimist sailors (the largest participation by any one club) covering all three fleets generating some fantastic results, as follows: