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W H A T S   O N   A T   R I C H M O N D

RYC Spring Regatta – Gold Cup Passage Series – Race 1
Saturday 20th September – Make sure you get to vote before the racing
Notice of Race | Entry Form
The Notice of Race and Online Entry for the Gold Cup Passage Series are available online at www.goldcup.co.nzCelestial Navigation Evening
Tuesday 30th September – 8pm
A fun evening at the Auckland Stardome learning about navigational techniques in a fun and entertaining environment.  More details-Celestial-navigation-flyerPlease note Friday 26th September – Social evening has been cancelled due to a clash of events.

The Original Wednesday Night Racing
First Race – Wednesday 1st October
Notice of Race | Entry Form
Enter before 29th September to save $15 on a series entry.2014-15 Hauraki Singlehanded Series
The Hauraki Singlehanded Series (HSS) links singlehanded races from five Auckland-area clubs into a fun and competitive series. The 2014-15 HSS will consist of seven races from October to April, with a range of racing – from no-extras harbour courses to the challenging 66nm Route 66 race to Whangarei. All skippers and boats are welcome to join!  Notice of Race and Entry Forms

R I C H M O N D  N E W S

New Handbook now available
Your new handbooks have been mailed out.  Please contact the office if you haven’t received one.

Sail Passes Available!
If you haven’t already bought one of our Sail Passes, you should consider it.  For just $220, you get entry into the Spring Regatta, Wednesday Night Racing, Gulf Series, Flap Martinengo Race, Singlehanded Race, His n Hers Racing, Closing Day Regatta and the Winter Series.  For the keen racers amongst us it is a worthwhile investment.  Purchase Sail Pass 

Victoria Friday Night Specials – Call for Skippers!
First Race – Friday 17th October
Many thanks to the skippers that have entered the Friday Night Special which starts on 17th October.  This is our programme that introduces new blood into the club and gives Crew members a chance to get into racing.  We would appreciate many more entries.  Without you, we can’t run it.  Previous years have proved to be lots of fun with the added benefit of an arena to choose your new crew from.
2014-2015 FNS Flyer
Victoria Friday Night Special Crew Entry Form 2014-2015
Victoria Friday Night Special Flyer
Victoria Friday Special-Boat-Entry Form 2014-2015

O T H E R  N E W S 

Advertising Opportunity
A Japanese media coordinator is looking for a kiwi couple with a yacht who enjoy wine, to help them with an ad for New Zealand.  The shooting will be done on one day between 12-14th November 2014 and will take approx 2-3 hours.  If you’re interested, contact Yuka Kurihara on 022 103 2140 or at yukaitokurihara@yahoo.co.nz. 

World Optimist Championships 2014 Fundraiser
At Richmond Yacht Club – Sunday 28th September

Floating Dock Services, Westhaven
Contact Ken Sharp on 09 379-0934 or floatingdock@xtra.co.nz to ask about their Special on Lift and Cleans. 

Coastguard Northern Region School Holiday Programme
Starting Monday 29th September

Swap Meets at Westhaven
Thursday 18th September, 5.30–7.30pm
Swap Meet Details 

Coastguard Boating Education
Coastguard Boating Education is sponsoring us this year with vouchers that can be redeemed for online course booking and call sign applications.  These will be spot prizes for our Destination and Friday Night Special racing.  More Info Here

Marine Vouchers

Volvo Cars

Exclusive discounts for Members on New Volvo Cars: Save up to 12% and benefit the Club!
Because you are a member of this club which is a Yachting New Zealand affiliated club, you will receive a special discount on listed models in the new Volvo range – with up to 12% off the RRP. Plus 2% of the transaction price goes back into supporting youth sailing in New Zealand and this club, so you’ll be helping the club too.  Find out more: Visit www.volvocars.co.nz.  Find out more about the discount levels here:http://www.yachtingnz.org.nz/news/201306/new-offer-for-members-save-up-to-12-on-a-new-volvo.

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