The Port Owen Yacht Club’s members had been able to sail for a couple of months, under the umbrella of SAS (South African Sailing) and observing the applicable safety regulations. Now came the Opening Cruise. … Read more
It’s happening here on the West Coast and you don’t want to miss out! Diarise the dates – more details to follow shortly.
Over the last weekend of January 2020, a total of 35 dinghies took part in races, one in the safe waters of the St Helena Bay, and two in the wide, slow-moving Berg River. Several … Read more
25th & 26th January 2020 Come join in the fun of sailing this special event on the Western Cape sailing calendar! Beat, run, reach all on the same leg as the river meanders through the … Read more
The Annual Dinghy Race held between Port Owen Yach Club and the Velddrif Yacht Club took place on 16th December 2019. Results of this year’s River Race are as follows: Laser class: 1st Frank, 2nd … Read more
Sailing on the weekend of 12th and 13th October 2019 As we had missed out on the previous event due to wind conditions, it was decided to have a sleepover in Stompneusbaai on the evening … Read more
Quiz Report – Monday 30 September 2019 The FUNDIS presented yet another challenging quiz with a few old seasoned questions to test the memories of the quizzers! This was another varied quiz contested fiercely by … Read more
We had a very successful Opening Cruise. The sail past was held in perfect weather conditions. Please see below photos of this festive occasion.
The opening cruise ceremony in the morning was very sociable. Our guest speaker, Mornè Dettmer, the station commander of the Mykonos NSRI station, gave an inspiring talk about their work, conveying the passion, drive, dedication, and … Read more
Quiz Report – Monday 9 September 2019 Cheryl & Andrew Mestern presented a challenging quiz themed around The Long and the Short and the Tall. This was another varied quiz contested fiercely by four Teams. … Read more