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W H A T S O N A T R I C H M O N D
Friday 29th August
Calm in the face of Storms’ with a speaker from Coastguard as well as Georgina Griffiths from MetService. Can you please let us know you’re coming by Wednesday 27th for catering numbers. Dinner is at 7pm, presentation at 7.30pm.
Sunday 31st August
A reminder of the Lidgard $1,000 prize! This is a skipper’s prize with one entry for each race you enter of the winter series – so the more races you enter, the more chances you have to win! Please note Amendment 1 to Race 9
Saturday 20th September
Details on the website coming soon. The Notice of Race and Online Entry for the Gold Cup Passage Series are now available online at www.goldcup.co.nz
Friday 26th September
To be advised
First Race – Wednesday 1st October
R I C H M O N D N E W S
The club is in need of a new Treasurer as our fabulous Treasurer is in need of a break after 7 years. If you have a little spare time to help us with this important role, please contact the office. It requires approximately 6 hours a month plus a monthly committee meeting. There is an optional honorarium awarded for the position.
O T H E R N E W S
Boat Jumble Sale – Panmure Yacht Club
Sunday 31st August – 9.00 – 12.00
Stall spaces $10. Grab a pie and pint at the club.
New Zealand Sailing Trust now Hiring
Stewart 34 Introduction (on and off the water)
Saturday 23rd August, 11.00 – 3.30 – Westhaven Marina
The Stewart 34s are having an introduction to the benefits of sailing a Stewart 34. There will be a quick introduction by experienced skippers and crews about the benefits of sailing a Stewart and how they operate. Then it’s out on the water to do a few quick sprint races. Stewart 34 Sprints Flyer Stewart 34 Promotion.
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
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