Elwood Sailing Club has a proud history of recreational and competitive sailing for monohulls and catamarans with easy access from Melbourne suburbs, favourable sailing through the season and fresh summer breezes for Windsurfing. Races and Training are held on Saturdays from October to Easter supported by our race & rescue patrol. We host international, national and state title events. To become a member, learn to sail, or hire the facilities for a function don't hesitate to contact us.


George Mac Regatta 3-4 Dec

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The 3rd & 4th of December is the George Mac Regatta, there is NO club racing that weekend, but we encourage all members to enter the George Mac and support our involvement and support of RBYC and this event.

All members are invited to the function on the Saturday night hosted by RBYC.

If you are not sailing in the George Mac can you please contact Mike Wold rearcommodore@elwoodsc.com re volunteering your support with this event is appreciated.

 

ESC Xmas Party Sat 17th Dec

This invite goes out to all our members, their friends, children, grandchildren, extended family, young and old please come along and join us to celebrate Christmas at Elwood Sailing Club.

We will have Santa handing out gifts to all the kids so make sure you reply to this email with the names and ages of kids that will be attending so I can let Santa know who will be there.  We will have food, games and of course the bar will be open!

RSVP by 5th Dec to manager@elwoodsc.com

KEY FOB ACTIVATION

ALL MEMBERS
FOB KEY ACCESS

Due to the re installation of the door access program all fobs have now been deactivated. To reactivate your fob please come and see me, the manager at the club and I can set this up. I am onsite this week today Monday 31st till 4pm, I will be here tomorrow for Cup Day so come join in the fun and get your key activated.  I am also here on Wednesday 2nd Nov 9am – 4.30pm and Saturday 5th 9am – 2pm if these times do not suit please contact me, Amanda at manager@elwoodsc.com or call 0422 175 969 and I can arrange to meet you. Normal days at club Monday, Wednesday, Fridays and Saturday.

 

AGM 2016 Vote in New Committee

Elwood Sailing Club’s annual general meeting was held on August 25th, 2016.
Thanks to all members who attended.
Following the meeting the club’s new directors are:
Joseph Picone           Commodore
Ross Lloyd                 Vice Commodore
Mike Wold                   Rear Commodore
Rob Anderson            Treasurer
David Wilkinson         Secretary
General Committee seats held by, Doug Haig, Dan Osinga, Ben Dixon, Freek Wetzel and Robert McQuade.
The meeting thanked outgoing commodore Mark Foster for his leadership and commitment to the club and also to Fay Foster for her ongoing support.

2016 ESC Presentation Night Photos


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This year the 2016 ESC Presentation Night was held in the Banquet Room of the Milanos Brighton Beach Hotel, and a very enjoyable time and meal was had by all who attended.

Club Person of the year was very well deserved by Mike Wold, who was the ESC main organiser of the ISAF world championship, held at St Kilda (Royal Melbourne Yacht Club).
Junior Sailor of the Year was Clement Lambert,
Female Sailor of the Year was Elizabeth Lambert,
Veteran Sailor was Ken Robinson,
John Pyers Trophy went to Ross Lloyd,
The Bill Mac Trophy went to Dan Osinga and Craig Fingers, and
Champion of Champions was awarded to Geoff Craig and his two sons.