Hello Members, We are back on the water!!!!! Following the Premier’s announcement yesterday and clarification from Australian Sailing today, sailing may resume although initially with restrictions. Sailing at RMYS will return this Saturday with a “shakedown race” , twilight racing will commence Wednesday 4 November 2020. While sailing, crews must be 1.5m apart for 90% [...]
Intro: Sailing is on the horizon. With restriction being lifted we are planning our first outing Sat 31st as a shake down sail, it will be run from the tower as a combined start at 1330 hrs. Racing: In preparation for getting back on the water I want to remind you all of the new [...]
Andrew Fisk takes second in Uruguay to Cascais Race 2020 Last week RMYS member Andrew Fisk (Fisky) finished in second place in Sail Online's 5,000nm race from Uraguay to Cascais bringing to three the number of RMYS members who have featured on the podium this year. The 5081nm race is the fourth and final leg [...]
Some simple sailing questions to keep your mind active. Don't forget to send your answers in to me
View the results of the RMYS Virtual Regatta and Sail Online races.
During the COVID lock down we have had a new starting light boxed commissioned and it is now installed and ready to be used. The designer/builder is Byran Drummond, a RBYC member who also designed their start box. The RMYS version is a much more modern version and allows all aspects of race starting to [...]
Dear Members, This week we will be meeting Cameron Leitch. A returning member who brings a new toy with him, find out why he left and then came back and what he brought with him. Date: Friday 30th OctoberTime: 5.30pm (Chat starts at 5.45)Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86129193636?pwd=RWxRbjZIdVFDSFR6WVBDY0FNR3ZoZz09 Members Draw: $170
Recently I ran a skippers briefing to run over a few new things in the club.(New App, New Start Light Box, Current sailing available & course updates) It has been brought to my attention that this maybe something other members would also like to have the opportunity to listen to. If you would like to [...]
RMYS Communications co-ordinator After three years at RMYS Amy Corcoran is leaving us. Amy started as the weekend receptionist and then moved to communications when the position was created, she has done an outstanding job building the new website with key landing pages ranking very high for SEO. Amy has developed and implemented a social [...]
Please welcome the following new members to RMYS Dr Sandra Lynch – Associate Member Ashley Murdoch – Senior Member and owner of a power boat “Investigator” & it will arrive into Pen A16 early November Thank you for choosing RMYS and we all look forward to seeing you both around the club – hopefully soon!