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Onshore Vol 46, 25 November 2013
L'Attitude scores first IRC win in the Grant Thornton Short Haul Race to Pittwater

A strong fleet of 21 yachts lined up on Saturday 23 November for the start of the Grant Thornton Short Haul passage race to Pittwater. A light south easterly made for a slow but steady start for the trip north heading into a very threatening looking sky....CLICK HERE TO READ FULL STORY

CLUB NEWS
YOUTH SAILING ACADEMY
Chris Steele to defend his Musto International Youth Match Racing Championship title

New Zealander Chris Steele has returned to the Musto International Youth Match Racing Championship to defend his title with a new team and is in red hot form after winning the Harken Youth Match Racing Championship this past weekend.

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REGATTA
Team Beau Geste’s hat trick

Two bullets and a second capped off Team Beau Geste’s Sydney City Marine TP52 Southern Cross Cup round three victory and series hat trick, with one stage remaining.

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Club Noticeboard

CYCA Pond Closure - Tuesday 26 November

Members are advised that the pond will be closed on the below dates to accommodate the launch of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race:

Tuesday 26 November from 0700hours until 1300hours

Members requiring berthing please contact Frank Bergmann, Marina Adminstrator on 0416 228 608.

Your cooperation with regard to this pond closure is appreciated by management


SOLAS Big Boat Challenge Spectator Vessel

The team from Coast Cruises will once again run a spectator vessel for the SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, Tuesday 10 December. Tickets are $65.00 each or $50.00 for CYCA members and ticket price includes a welcome glass of sparkling and a snack on board. BOOK TODAY

COAST will again be front and centre on the race course for one of the great days on Sydney Harbour, the SOLAS BIG BOAT CHALLENGE. This is a day not to be missed, no exclusion zone racing means up close and action packed viewing. COAST welcomes back all our regular sailing aficionados, sailing friends and family of the race competitors.

This is the Classic Sydney yacht race day, a one of a kind international event on our harbour. The race to see who's who before the big one, the Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.

The line up this year is super hot, with WILD OATS  XI and X, the new super hot maxi PERPETUAL LOYAL, the brand new and radical ICHI BAN, and BLACK JACK (ex Telefonica) More entries to flood in over the next few weeks. The best line up of race boats for years. Super hot international yacht racing on our doorstep.

First class commentary team and crew will make your day a memorable one. Auction of team gear on board by past CYCA Commodore Garry Linacre to raise funds for CYCA SOLAS Trusts.

Cruise Details

COAST will embark guests  at King St #9 at 1045 hrs on Tuesday Dec 10, and return approx 1530 hrs.

Tickets are $65.00 each or $50.00 for CYCA members and ticket price includes a welcome glass of sparkling and a snack on board.

Call 0458888831 or e mail coasthc@me.com to secure your place on board. Numbers are capped to ensure your comfort.

www.coastcruises.com.au

Get Decked out for the Warmer Weather !

The new 2013 Spring/Summer range from Musto has arrived at the CYCA.   Current seasons polos, knits and jackets for men and women are now available.

Plan early to avoid the Christmas rush by purchasing gifts for family and friends.

For members that are located outside of Sydney purchase via the CYCA online shop.

NEWS FROM L Eat

Christmas Day at the CYCA Take the stress out of cooking on Christmas Day away and let our chefs do all the hard work. The Christmas Day Buffet has all the traditional favourites including ham, turkey and pork together with some Australian seafood favourites and yummy desserts. Cost is $96.00 per adult (excluding beverages); $50 per child (aged 5-10 years) with children under 5 free. Bookings are essential. Click here to download the menu and booking form

Bistro Hours and Theme Nights

Bistro trading hours: 8am until 9pm. Click here to view the updated menu

Don't forget about our Theme Nights:

  • BarraMonday- Every Monday we are offering NT Grilled  Barramundi served with chips and salad for only $15. Available from 12pm until 9pm.
  • Wednesday- Every Wednesday Steak night, 200g Grain-fed Rump Steak served with chips, salad and gravy for only $15. Available from 5pm until 9pm.
  • Thursday - $12 - $15 Members Badge Draw Special. Each week tempt yourself with the fabulous daily special available from 5pm - 9pm. Catch up with your mates after the Members' Badge Draw. Please collect your token from Bar Staff prior to placing your order at the Bistro.
UPCOMING EVENTS
MONDAY
FRIDAY

25-29
NOVEMBER



Musto International Youth Match Racing Regatta
MONDAY
25
NOVEMBER

18:30 to 20:30

Mount Gay Rum Monday Twilight Race (Spinnaker)
WEDNESDAY
27
NOVEMBER

18:00 to 20:30

Club Marine Wednesday Twilight Race (Non-Spinnaker)
THURSDAY
28
NOVEMBER

18:00 to 19:00

Members Badge Draw
SATURDAY
30
NOVEMBER

10:00 to 18:00

MHYC SSORC / Ocean Pointscore Race
SUNDAY
1
DECEMBER

10:00 to 18:00

MHYC SSORC
MONDAY
2
DECEMBER

18:30 to 20:29

Mount Gay Rum Monday Twilight Race (Spinnaker)
WEDNESDAY
4
DECEMBER

18:00 to 20:30

Club Marine Wednesday Twilight Race (Non-Spinnaker)
THURSDAY
5
DECEMBER

18:00 to 19:00

Members Badge Draw
SATURDAY
7
DECEMBER

10:00 to 23:00

Blue Water Pointscore Race - Port Hacking - Bird Island Race
SATURDAY
7
DECEMBER

12:00 to 18:00

Grant Thornton Short & Ocean Pointscore Races (CYCA)
MONDAY
9
DECEMBER

18:30 to 20:30

Mount Gay Rum Monday Twilight Race (Spinnaker)
BADGE DRAW
Members Badge Draw - Results from 21 November

The JACKPOT Prize for Thursday 28th November 2013 is $2400 Members' Badge Draw LTPS/13/01088 Coasters Retreat between 6pm - 7pm. Thanks to our sponsor ***YOTI***

Members drawn on 21/11/2013 were:

  1. Margaret McLelland    #4481
  2. Susan Mathews          #598
  3. Jonathan Goodman    #1107
  4. Brian Quinn               #896

Members must be present at the CYCA clubhouse at the time their number is drawn.  The first number will be drawn at 1815, followed by 1830 and 1845 with the final number being drawn at 1900.

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