Author Archives: Rod Thomas

Thursday Snippets, 21 September

Race 3 of 3 of the annual Bill Hooper Series on Saturday 23rd at 2pm. Another windy day with winds from the northerly quarter predicted. Monday 25th to Wednesday 27th we have our ASC Spring holiday program, 9.30 to 3pm each day. Juniors mainly sailing club Ozi Opti boats on the Lake and having fun […]
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Thursday Snippets, 14 September

A Full day of activities at ASC on Saturday 16 September. Laser Class Activate Day from 9am. Bill Hooper Race 2 club race from 2pm. In the evening we have ASC’s annual Trivia Night including a spit roast food meal from 6pm, preceded by short Winter season trophy presentation at 5.30. Register on Home screen […]
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Thursday Snippets, 7 September

On weekend of 9 and 10 September no ASC club racing, with the Women & Girls CitySail event at Albert Park Yacht Club. Casual sailing on Lake possible both days provided give those participating in the Regatta a wide berth. On the sunday afternoon it is also the second last week of the Optimist winter […]
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Thursday Snippets, 31 August

On Saturday 2nd September we have race 1 of the 3 race Bill Hooper series. Also day one of the 2 day Mum’s and Girls weekend for the Victorian Optimist Association – have a good weekend girls ! On Thursday 7 Sept there will be some introductory training for Top Yacht results processing at Hobsons […]
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Thursday Snippets, 24 August

On saturday 26 August there is a club working bee from 9.15. Usual cleaning and maintenance activities plus Aerial II anchor positioning work. Come prepared in older clothes, and work gloves if you have them. No ASC club racing with the annual Sea Scouts Regatta on Albert Park Lake. APYC have their AGM followed by […]
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Thursday Snippets, 17 August

The 7th and final race of the Winter Series is on Saturday 20th August from 2pm. The VIODA junior Optimist class training continues on Sunday 21st, also from 2pm. No club racing on weekend of 26/27 August, with the annual Sea Scouts Regatta on Albert Park Lake both days. The club’s Spring Newsletter is fast […]
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Thursday Snippets, 10 August

Saturday 12 August is Winter Series 6 club race at 2pm. The Race Office/OOD is our dynamic Aero sailor Ron Fergusson. There are a few committee members away at the annual Australian Sailing Clubs Conference at Sandringham, and some members at an Impulse training weekend at Cairn Curran near Bendigo. If anyone is intending not […]
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Thursday Snippets, 3 August

On Saturday 5th August a Winter Series resail has been scheduled to replace one of the Series races not able to be sailed the last two Saturdays. 2pm start time, with 1.15 Information Session. Geoff Saliba is ASC Race Officer for the day. VIODA junior Optimist winter training program continues Sunday afternoon. Should be action […]
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Thursday, 27 July

On saturday 29th July we have Winter Series 5 club race scheduled for 2pm start. ASC is lead club for Start Boat and Duty. We are a RIB crew (driver+1) short. With a BOM forecast for moderate/ possibly strong Northerlies (again!), we will need a couple of volunteers for RIB on the day. On sunday […]
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Thursday Snippets, 20 July

Our ASC Winter Sailing Season re-commences on Saturday 22nd July with Winter Series 4 race at 2pm, and Information Session at 1.15. On Sunday 23rd the Victorian Optimist Association winter training program recommences at 2pm. The Ocean Racing Club Victoria has booked the ASC clubrooms for a Radio Training course 12 noon to 5pm, so […]
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