For Sale : Two Sunbursts

Please contact Mike Wespel-Rose 027 562 6341 Apricot Sox This is advertised on Trade Me so all the details are there. I am OK to negotiate the price a bit. She is a bit rough in places – but should

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New Season’s Rosters

For all those hardy souls who put their names forward for the morning, afternoon race officers, and food and bar rosters it gives the club much pleasure in announcing the lucky rostered club members. The rosters are shown for September

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Working Bee : Sunday 24 August

Backup day Sunday 31 August. Our usual annual tidy up before the club opens for the season. Tasks to undertake: check that club rooms generally ready for opening day water blast the ramp  (low tide is around 9am) sweep out

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Future of the Clubrooms

From Maurice’s newsletter of 22 July Following the conclusion of the AGM on Sunday 20 July Jamie McDowell gave a report concerning the future of the clubhouse – a matter that was raised at the 2013 AGM when at that time

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AGM Summary

From Mr Scott’s email newsletter of 22 July 2014. Between 35 and 40 members turned up for the AGM on Sunday 20 July. Commodore John Kliffen presented his report that covered, governance, membership and finance, buildings and maintenance, club boats,

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WYA Calendar

The Wellington Yachting Association calendar for the 2014-2015 season can be found here. You’ll find lots of useful information at WYA. Worser Bay Regatta 15 November 2014 Kapiti Regatta 14 December 2014 Muritai Junior Regatta 31st January 2015 Paremata Regatta

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Kayaks and Windsurfers in the PD Shed

Our shed masters have been working hard to finalise allocation of shed space before the new season. Due to demand we are looking to reconfigure racks on the South side of the PD Shed, immediately as you enter. There are

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Subscriptions and Boat Storage

Our Treasurer is working on invoices right now. To make it easier for him, can you advise now (rwshaw@paradise.net.nz) if you wish to change your membership category or intend to resign from the club. Boat storage details for invoicing purposes

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New Season Membership Application

Beat the rush! Fill out the form and pay the subscription. What could be more fun on a gray, wet winter’s day. 2014-2015 Membership Application Form (Word | PDF)

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AGM Sunday 20th July

Notice is hereby given that the 88th Annual General Meeting of the Worser Bay Boating Club Inc will be held in the club house on Sunday 20 July 2014 at 1600 hours. Quorum: 10 non Junior members within 30 minutes

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Regattas

Sep
6
Sat
12:00pm Opening Day
Opening Day
Sep 6 @ 12:00pm
The Opening Day Race for seniors (combined start) is scheduled for 1.30 p.m. and the junior start 1.40pm. Around 4pm we will have the official opening ceremony.
Mar
14
Sat
all-day Wellington Centreboard Regatta
Wellington Centreboard Regatta
Mar 14 – Mar 15 all-day
The regatta is open to all dinghy classes including catamarans and sailboards and including a separate division for Green Fleet Optimists.

All Events

Sep
5
Fri
7:30pm Clubroom Re-development Meeting
Clubroom Re-development Meeting
Sep 5 @ 7:30pm
Earmarked to update members on the proposed clubhouse re-development. Keep an eye on the weekly newsletter for my information.
Sep
6
Sat
12:00pm Opening Day
Opening Day
Sep 6 @ 12:00pm
The Opening Day Race for seniors (combined start) is scheduled for 1.30 p.m. and the junior start 1.40pm. Around 4pm we will have the official opening ceremony.
Sep
13
Sat
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Sep 13 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Sep
20
Sat
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Sep 20 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Sep
29
Mon
all-day Junior Learn to Sail
Junior Learn to Sail
Sep 29 – Oct 3 all-day
Either morning 0930-1200 (J09) or afternoon 1300-1430 (J10) For 8 to 15 year olds and held over five half days, mornings or afternoon sessions, during the school holidays. Cost is $200. The course uses the club’s Optimists. Application form will
all-day Kick Start Clinic
Kick Start Clinic
Sep 29 – Oct 1 all-day
Optimist Open, P Class, Starling and Laser 4.7 Previous years clinics were a mixture of activities to develop speed skills along with a series of starts with short races. The sailors will be split into groups for the activities with each
Oct
4
Sat
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Oct 4 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Oct
11
Sat
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Oct 11 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Oct
18
Sat
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Oct 18 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Oct
25
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Oct 25 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Oct 25 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Nov
1
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Nov 1 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Nov 1 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Nov
8
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Nov 8 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Nov 8 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Nov
22
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Nov 22 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,
10:00am Club Racing
Club Racing
Nov 22 @ 10:00am
Check Sailing Programme in Almanac for details First Junior race at 1000 First Senior race at 1300 Second Senior Race 1430
Nov
29
Sat
9:00am Optisquad
Optisquad
Nov 29 @ 9:00am
This is for those who have learnt (or are still learning) the basics but are not yet up to venturing too far out. Focus is on fun and skill development.  We meet in clubrooms at 9am for sign-in and briefing,

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