Month: March 2019

AWKR Upskill Day – Recap

Sumitted by Jaque Conley, AWKR Committee What a day! Over 40 women came together on Sunday 17th March at the club for the first ever AWKR Upskill day – an opportunity to improve skills and knowledge in a fun and social environment. We kicked off with guest presenter Pat Milwright who provided an interesting and well […]

Racing Report – Week Ending 24 March 2019

Wednesday was the perfect end to the twilight season. Close to 40 boats took to the water for the final Start Box Twilight Sprint and there was a bumper crowd at dinner. The best start was hotly contested in one of the closest outcomes ever! Thanks to Andrew Gluth, Selwyn Stokes, Varan Freestone and Jose […]

Winter Season – NOR and Entry

The winter season is upon us (almost)! Wednesday racing will begin next week with the first race of the Midweek Mariners, Doctors of Northcote and Overnewton Trophy.This means that lunch will also be back on! It’s served in the Olympic Bar from 12noon.  The NORs and Entry for all of our winter racing, including Wednesdays, […]

RMYS Protest Committee: Tips on Validity

It is encouraging to hear and see boats taking the self policing principle of our sport seriously and when appropriate, challenging boats that may have broken a rule. Most of the time, these on-water disputes are resolved the best possible way, on the water with the infringing boat opting to take an on-water penalty (when […]

RMYS is now on Twitter!

Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron now has it’s very own Twitter account. This will be a great platform for the club to share photos, videos and updates of all the things happening on and off the water.If you have any recommendations or news to be shared contact the club 03 9534 0227 or email Amy at […]