Do you live in Williamstown? Can you assist Tenacious? JST AUSTRALIA requires volunteers to assist with the arrival and departure of Tenacious on 12, 13, 20, 21 and 25 January and 2 February. Due to extensive road works affe...
OTB regatta update Clare and Louis have had a busy month with Sail Melbourne, Sail Sydney and now we are mid regatta for the 9er Nationals. Louis & Tom managed second overall at Sail Sydne...
New Year's Eve at Royals Last Saturday was the perfect day to celebrate the end of 2016, with a modest 25 degrees and sunshine – providing clear firework viewing conditions of the Melbourne CB...
Ocean racing update Our Royals' ocean racers have been working hard this week, some have finished, some are still sailing and thankfully none have had to retire at this stage, despite some ...

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How NOT to start at the beginning of an ocean race!

How hard can it be? On Tuesday, in flat seas and an innocuous 7-10 knot NNE breeze, the 2016 ORCV Tassie ocean racers set off at 11.30h for Devonport and Hobart and it was carnage on the start line, much to the bemusement of spectators, the ORCV Race Officers and RYCV Race Officer David LeRoy.
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Polish Round the World Sailor

The Melbourne Polish Community as well as a number of our Royals members have recently rallied around round-the-world sailor Gregor Wegrzyn to assist him with preparations for the next part of his voyage.
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Flammable goods in lockers

Earlier in the year, WorkSafe conducted a site inspection at the Club, identifying flammable goods stored in lockers in excessive quantities. A further recent inspection has found that a number of lockers still contain more than the acceptable amount of flammable goods or a source of ignition.
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Property Industry Foundation Annual Sailing Challenge

Now in its sixth year, the Property Industry Foundation Annual Sailing Challenge hosted at RBYC has raised over $100,000 per year to support homeless and disadvantaged youth in our city, with funds donated to the likes of the Lighthouse Foundation and Open Families.
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SS Rendezvous Schedule 2016 - 2017

Check out the great sailing adventures this season with SS Rendezvous!
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Burgee Challenge

Take the RYCV Burgee with you when you travel locally, interstate or overseas and share your best photos with us!
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