Notice for Members 135th AGM
Notice for Members 135th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Notice is hereby given that the 135th Annual General Meeting of The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania will be held at the Clubhouse, Marieville Esplanade on Wednesday, the 20th day of July Two Thousand and Sixteen at 6.00 pm.
Only Senior, Senior Family, Country, Country Family, Veterans, Life, 50 Years, Perennial, Intermediate, Intermediate Family are eligible to attend the AGM. As the number of candidates for Flag Officers and Directors did not exceed the number of vacancies, all candidates are appointed and no election is necessary.
Matt Bugg named Tasmanian Male Sailor of the Year
Matt Bugg yesterday was named 2016 Tasmanian Male Sailor of the Year – just one hour after flying back toHobartfollowing his final on-the-water training at Rio in preparation for the Paralympic Games.
Yachting Tasmania President Ron Bugg had the added pleasure yesterday of presenting the Tasmanian Male Sailor of the Year award to his son, Paralympic sailor Matt Bugg. Photo Peter Campbell
Margins of seconds in RYCT Winter Race
Margins of just seconds separated first and second places on corrected times in all three divisions of today’s second race of the RYCT’s Winter Series on the River Derwent.
Racing in today's RYCT Winter Series. Photo Nick Hutton.
Racing Rules Night
Is uncertainty about the rules keeping you from racing?
Could you use a refresher on the current rules of Racing?
Need to know the rules to give you the tactical knowlage for one designe racing?
Danielle Watkins will be running a rules night at the RYCT. This is a free event that will cover the basics including starting, mark rounding and more complex rules.
Danielle Watkins is Australia’s youngest female International Judge. She comes from a sailing family and has been sailing since she was six years old. She started judging in 2005, became a National Judge in 2010 and an International Judge in 2013. Dani was recently appointed as a member of the International Jury for the Paralympic Sailing Competition in Rio de Janeiro later this year. Dani has both sailed and judged at the Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta in the past, and will for the second time be the chairperson of the jury
The rules presentation is on 30 June at RYCT, starting at 19:00.