E-Newsletter Wednesday 17 th February 2016

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1 Commodore: Peter Bulka Website: Secretary OTB Duty Roster Roster contacts: Juniors Ewan OTB James KB Clarky OTB Wednesday Night Series Sorry to all Wednesday Sailors Due to the conditions and a pain in James back tonights race has been cancelled. Sorry Last Week's OTB Results are not available as Ewan s computer is still at the shop after crashing :( Next Club Sailing Sun 21st Feb Sail Training - All Ages, Skills & Classes Welcome Start Time (H) Duck Duty Brig Duty Helpers Volunteers Series 10:00am Ewan Ciaran Ross Martin Club yard at 9:30am, depart for boat ramp at 9:45am Lions Club Dromana Series Heat 7 & 8 Start Time (H) 14:00 Race Officer Assistant RO Course Boat Driver Course Boat Crew Rescue Boat Driver Rescue Boat Crew Volunteers Rick Potter Robin Owen Ian Woods Natalie Anderson Luke Marchesani Luke Martin Club yard at 11:45am, depart for boat ramp at 12:00pm Definitions of Morning Duties Duck Duty Manage getting the duck on & off the beach. Brig Duty Launch a RIB and come up with a sailing activity for the morning training session. Helpers Some are rostered however anyone is most welcome to step up anytime. Ewan or James will be present many of the mornings however some events are coming up where they will be missing. 2015/2016 Sailing Calendar Feb SBSC Windcraft Owners Rally 28 SBSC & MMYC Challenge MMYV Visit SBSC March SBSC KB Junior & Parent Crew Night 5-6 SSCBC Minnow State Champs 5 7 SBSC KB Cruise to QCYC 20 SBSC OTB Bendigo Bank Series Bgn SBSC KB Around the bay Cruise 27 Lake Boga Easter Regatta Apr Carrum Bright Race May End of Season/Presentation Dinner

2 Keel Boats & Trailables SPORT PHILLIP FRIDAY PURSUIT SERIES #2 Race 5 Big welcome to Anthea and Amadeus who were out for the first sail in the fleet. Congratulations to: 1 st Shanghai 2 nd Miss Marilyn 3 rd Balance Big thanks to Ross Martin and the team from Aphrodite for a great job in the tower. Race 6 is being held Friday 19 th February, pursuit start at 18:00H. Start Sheet is attached ON DUTY: Andrew Stocks and the Duty Boat is Jaslyn 2 crew members are required to assist and will need to arrive in the tower at around 17:15 SAIL PENINSULA 2016 What an excellent weekend. The Passage Race was a great spectacle with a total of 51 boats competing from the three clubs involved and SBSC put up a great showing with 15 of our yachts participating. The fleet on Sunday was substantially smaller but we were very proud to have an AMS team competing for the first time. RESULTS: Saturday Passage Race (Quantum Sails Series Race 2): PHD was sponsored by Marine Pool prizes will presented after the Twilight Race on Friday. PHD: AMS: 1 st Norma Jeane Mr Bojangles 2 nd Maximum Limit Wild Goats 3 rd Fransiska 2Xtreme Sunday Challenge Race 1 (Hidden Harbour CC Race 2): PHD: AMS: 1 st Norma Jeane Mr Bojangles 2 nd 2Xtreme 2Xtreme 3 rd Mr Bojangles Aphrodite Sunday Challenge Race 2 (Hidden Harbour CC Race 3): PHD: AMS: 1 st 2Xtreme 2Xtreme 2 nd Norma Jeane Mr Bojangles 3 rd L etoile Aphrodite Big thank you to Geoff Eldridge, Glenn Collings, Frank Amendola. Peter Bulka and Mark Lawrence for volunteering their time on Sunday morning to run these races. SAIL PENINSULA CHALLENGE RESULTS: All the race results and overall scores can be found on the club website. Overall Results: 1 st BYS 21 points 2 nd SBSC 33 points *YAY!!!* 3 rd MYC 36 points We are look forward to making this a bigger and better event in QUANTUM SAIL SUNDAY SERIES Race 3 Women s Skippers Race Sunday 21 st February - Combined start at 13:30H This Sunday is the Club s Annual Women's Skippers Race. Please show your support to get as many yachts on the water as possible with both women steering & crewing. We have previously had 12 yachts competing so with 50+ boats on the register now, we should be able to get even more!! The weather forecast looks perfect so please see if you can attend. We can assist so please contact me if: You need a female skipper You don t have enough crew You have room to take an extra or two (We have several women from the women's coaching group who would love to join in) Consider coming back to the club afterwards for presentation/coffee/meet other yachties etc. If you need assistance please contact Pauline Cleaver on or When signing in, prior to the start, would you please advise details of your skipper to the tower crew. ON DUTY: Peter Russell and the crew from Wild Goats. 2 crew are required and need to arrive in the tower at around 12:30. SKIPPERS AND CREWS MEETING 10:00H on Sunday 6 th March in the SBSC Clubhouse. Put it in your diary as would like to see a good attendance to review the current season as well as plans for season.

3 SBSC Keel Boat Racing Junior & Parent Crew Night Friday Night 4 th March Our 4 th Annual Junior Crew Night with Keel Boat Fleet is coming around again and will be held on Friday March 4 th. SBSC and the Keel Boat Members would like to extend an invitation to all Junior Sailing Members to come and experience sailing on a Keel Boat on this night. Further this year we are also extending the invitation to the junior s parents if they would like to join their junior on the Keel Boat for the race. Whilst this invitation is addressed to all Juniors those under 12 years old must be accompanied by a parent. Juniors & their parent/s will need to be ready to launch from Martha Cove at approximately 5 5:30 pm. (please with personal PFD s & appropriate shoes) Afterwards there will be live music at the club and everyone s families are welcome back for dinner and drinks. A Special Junior Meal Offer will be available for all junior members and the sailing juniors are welcome to sit at reserved tables to debrief. (Please book separately at It will be a great Family Night at the Club for everyone. Please let us know ASAP if your Junior Sailing Member with or without a parent is able to sail at so we can assign sailors to boats. We will be in touch with individuals then with further details. Women's Skipper Race Sunday Feb 21st This Sunday is the Club's Annual Women's Skippers Race - please show your support and we will see how many yachts we can get out on the water with as many women, steering and crewing as possible. We had 12 a couple of years ago, but with 50+ on the register now, we should be able to get even more!! The weather forecast looks perfect so please see if you can attend. We can assist so please contact me if: You need a female skipper You don t have enough crew You have room to take an extra/two (We have several women from the women's coaching group who would love to join in) Consider coming back to the club afterwards for presentation/coffee/meet other yachties etc. Many Thanks Pauline Cleaver YV Women's Rep

4 Social Events What s going on at the Club

5 Catch up News Please No Cars Inside the Club For everyone s safety With the growth of the club and for the safety of all those in the yard we request that cars do not enter the yard. Please could member s boats be unloaded in the court outside the club & the trailers pushed into the yard. Trailors may be stored for the day through the back gates in the rear of the yard. Yoga Sanctuary Wednesday Mornings at 9:30am Yoga class is held at the SBSC. Cost: $21/class or $180 for 10 classes Enquiries to Tara No booking necessary Offers & news Yoga Class Thursday Nights 6:00pm 7:30pm Yoga class is held at the SBSC. Cost - $20 casual or $16 by the full term. Booking Essential: Jan Earls Advertisement Space Available Purchace an add in the Enews Advertising space is now available in enews for approved member s businesses. Available is quarter & half page adds for the following charges. 1/4 Page 1/2 Page 1 mth $100 $160 3 mth $200 $320 6 mth $300 $ mth $500 $800 The General Committee will review/ approve all advertisement applications prior to a contractual agreement. Qigong Class Monday Mornings 9:30am 10:30am Qigong class held at the SBSC Cost - $15 casual or $12 by the full term. Bookings: Jan Rabinowitz Pilates Group Tuesday Nights 5:30pm 6:30pm Pilates class is held at the SBSC. Cost: $15/class Bookings: Sherryle Dowling Fore sail For Sale FIBREGLASS MINNOW SAIL NO: Ruff Weather 2 x Sails, Cover & Trolly $1000 Contact David For Sale National Solo Dinghy sail number Celeste' A fibreglass boat, complete to sail in GC 3 sails; 2 large and 1 small. fully battened. On trolley with 2 large pneumatic wheels. $1,000 Russ /

6 Lost Life Jacket Ewan need your help Ewan has been missing his black Rooster PFD for a few weeks now, if anyone has seen his little black rooster can they please send him home? Cheers, Ewan Safety Beach Sailing Club Contacts SBSC Website: SBSC Secretary: Membership: Sailing enquires: or phone: Louise Warren or phone: Katrina Mackie (Keel Boats) or phone: Andrew Clark Sailing enquires: (Off the Beach) or phone: James Baldam Commodore: Treasurer: SBSC Venue/Hall/Room Hire: SBSC Friday Dinner Bookings: (Message System Club Phone number: Dining Room Enquires - Leave number of diners and a contact number) Snooks Catering manages the SBSC Dining area on behalf of it s Members. For Catering Inquiries & Member Events contact David directly. David Snooks: or phone:

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