Announcements/Messages/Reminders

Online Racing:

Wednesday and Saturday racing. Do one or do both it’s up to you. There is the one registration page and you will be emailed on the day to see if you want to race.

RESULTS:

For those that would like to get involved please see details and registration via this LINK.
See if you have registered HERE.

ORCc rating: Renewal
Please remember that this needs an annual renewal and expired 30th June. A reminder was supposed to be sent out but you may not have received it. Please use the below link for Revalidation. It is important to note that ratings have been adjusted since last sailing season so mixing out of date ratings with current ratings can happen.

https://www.sailing.org.au/events/102244/

COVID Fun: Have a go and send me your results at boating@rmys.com.au

A. Crossword: Boats: https://crosswordlabs.com/view/boats7

B. Jigsaw: https://www.jigsawplanet.com/?rc=play&pid=29c681d18b8c
Last week’s answer:

C. Mystery Object: (Last week’s Answer: Astrolabe)

D. What is this a picture of? Item and brand required.

Last week’s answer:

How well do you know your sails: Answer

This week’s general Questions: Vessel handling

Question 1:
Describe how you would handle your vessel in heavy weather with a following sea.

Question 2:
List the items that would receive your attention in preparing your vessel for heavy seas if
your were caught 80 miles offshore.

Last weeks general questions – Instruments

Question 1
Under what conditions would you NOT engage the auto pilot?
Answer: Areas of high traffic density. Restricted visibility or other hazardous navigation situations.

Question 2.
What is the difference between the GAIN and SENSITIVITY controls on and echo sounder?
Answer: Gain adjusts amplification of the received pulse.
Sensitivity adjusts the transmitter power.

Last week’s General Questions

Volunteers: help is still needed.

Check out our Volunteer page to see what it’s all about… the club needs you.