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 firstname.lastname@example.org re volunteering your support with this event is appreciated.
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 email@example.com
The Elwood Seahorse Old Boys 2016 annual dinner and reunion will be held at the ESC club rooms on Friday 4th November 2016.
Price includes 2 course meal
Drinks will be available at bar prices.
Please reply to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 31st October 2016
Payments can be made by using our online shop below. Continue reading
The new Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020 will be available for free download to IOS, Android and Kindle, and PDF for printing, in September 2016. Visit the following link for further information http://www.sailing.org.au/blue-book-online/
No need to buy a hard copy of the Blue Book, it won’t be available for purchase anyway.
The General Committee has decided there will be no increases in annual membership fees or storage fees for the 2016-2017 season. All fees are due on or before 29th July 2016 and members are urged to pay them fully by this date. Continue reading
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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.
Winter sailing is on at Elwood again this year.
Dates are first and third Saturdays of the month, except for July because of Federal Election.
4 June , 18 June
9 July, 23 July
6 August, 20 August
3 September, 17 September
Racing from 1200hr (decision to race 1100hr).
We will be using a low-key format, up to 3 races with target time 30min, simple course. No aggregate score for series, presentation at the bar on conclusion of racing each day.
Entries on the Day: Elwood Members and Associates no fee, visitors $5.00 per day.
Enquiries: Mike Wold 0404 724 502, Croften Dawson 0417 571 281
Elwood Sailing Club Presentation Night 2016 will be held on the 28 May at
Bay View Room
4 The Esplanade, Brighton
Drinks and canapes at 6.30pm for a 7.30pm sit down two course dinner.
Dress formal. The cost per head $45.
RSVP Wednesday 18th May with numbers and names attending to email@example.com
Payment in CASH which will be collected on entry by Daniel Osinga & Craig Finger. We look forward to seeing every member on the night.
On ANZAC Day we hosted the annual Elwood community ANZAC memorial service with the ‘Friends of Elwood RSL’.
The sun was shining and a large crowd gathered for the service on the lawn, Continue reading
The International A Class lightning Championships and Victorian Titles recently hosted by the Elwood Sailing Club attracted over fifty entrants. This included past World Champions,current Australian Champion and many State Champions which made for high quality fleet racing. Continue reading