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Zeekoevlei Draw Down 2016

The 19th annual draw down took place at the Zeekoevlei weir (where else?) yesterday. Below are a couple of pictures of the event as we watched the vlei go free! For a short video on the event go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pi4yAPtinMs

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Carp Fish dying

Common Carp (Cyrprinus carpio) have been dying in large numbers in Zeekoevlei over the past few weeks. This is assumed to be as a result of the Koi Herpes Virus that is presently active in the vleis in the south of Cape Town. Common Carp are an alien species of fish originating in Europe and […]

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13 Jan Posted by in Sailing | 2 comments

Zeekoevlei Yacht club – Boat Show 2015

ZVYC Boat Show 2015

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03 Mar Posted by in Sailing | 2 comments

EMPLOYMENT OFFERED – Zeekoevlei Yacht Club

Anna & Ron Keytel are wanting to cut back on the time they are currently spending at the Club, they will continue to carry on being involved with helping the Club but on a much lower scale. below are 2 job opportunities / adverts for permanent positions. Preference will obviously to Vlei residents with the […]

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13 Jan Posted by in News and Events, Sailing | Comments

Zeekoevlei Yacht Club Open Day and Dinghy Boat Show

Dear Zeekoevlei residents and interested people, Compliments of the season to you all! We are very excited to officially invite you to take part in the upcoming Zeekoevlei Yacht Club Open Day and Dinghy Boat Show. On the 19th of January ZVYC is hosting a dinghy boat show and will open its gates to all […]

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03 Sep Posted by in Sailing | Comments

12- HOUR MAC CHALLENGE

Hi everyone Mail in from MAC. Ahoy all sailors – yes you read right – 12- HOUR MAC CHALLENGE – South African sailors have thrown down the gauntlet & are challenging their British counterparts, in an Historic Endurance Sailing Event. You are all invited to sail in this inaugural 12-Hour MAC Challenge which will be […]

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15 Aug Posted by in News and Events, Sailing | Comments

Zeekoe Vlei Yacht Club Trophy Series

The Club Trophy Series, round one starts the sailing season on Sunday 17th at 11h00. This series will be sailed over four rounds, and throughout the season these events will vary from standard round the buoy class racing to pursuit races. Last season’s Club Trophy, ‘The Eric Burner Trophy – Eric Burner was the Club […]

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08 Aug Posted by in News and Events, Sailing | 1 comment

Optimist Training Course / Opening Cruise

Dear All Please will all those doing the Optimist Training Course be at the club to register from 9.30 on Sunday August 10th. The Opening Cruise is on Saturday, August 16th at 14.00.  Please note the slightly earlier start time which is to enable us to complete the proceedings in time for those who want […]

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01 Aug Posted by in Environment, News and Events, Sailing | Comments

The draw up has taken place and the weir has been closed.

Dear all The draw up has taken place and the weir has been closed. The Vlei is filling rapidly; rowing and probably sailing as well should be possible this weekend. Herewith Jimmy’s report back on what has recently been done at the Vlei: The Vlei and False Bay Ecology Park At the FBEP committee meeting […]

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31 Jul Posted by in News and Events, Sailing | Comments

Frostbite Regatta

We are concerned the water level will not be high enough for this weekend. I believe the next weekend 9TH & 10TH is the Dinghy Longhaul regatta. Can you please inform your members that UCTYC would like to HAVE THE FROSTBITE REGATTA ON SUNDAY 10TH. If this date should changes we will let you know. […]

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