Rear Commodore Update

19 May, 2015

Rear Commodore House Update May 2015

Hi All,

After a very busy and successful weekend in the club with the Galician evening and the Oppie event, it’s time to now look forward to our upcoming events. This coming Friday we will have the Craemer Stockford Trophy first gun 18.25, sailing suppers will be available in the club, please support this long standing trophy race. Next Sunday 24th May is Sea Sunday with Service at 11am followed by the blessing of the boats and refreshments in the club from 12.30.

SAILABILITY Kyc Sailability Class is commencing this Saturday 23rd May, it runs from 10am to 1pm every Saturday until the end of September. If you are interested in helping out or if you know of any child who would be interested in sailing, please contact Donal Hickey Sailability Class Captain on 086 7332309. Donal would be delighted to hear from you.

SUNDAY BITES! Chef Kevin will be serving his fabulous open sandwiches from 12.30 to 3pm (the locally caught crab is amazing!)

KYC will be hosting the launch of the new Kinsale Video on Tuesday 26th May from 7pm to 9pm. This is in partnership with the Good Food Circle and Kinsale Chamber of Tourism, it is a local business networking evening, members who wish to attend are welcome.

Kinsale Fastnet Race is on Friday 29th May, first gun 19.25pm, on Sunday 31st May the return race from Glandore to Kinsale will be held, we will have a Club BBQ at 5.30pm to discuss weekend events “Down West”!!

Friday 5th June is the date for the Cruise to the Scillys. Friday 12th June is the Bertoletti Trophy in memory of Mario, Pat and the family would encourage as many boats as possible to enter for this wonderful evening.

Saturday 20th June sees the Bubbly Race need I say more……..

Which brings us nicely to Sovereigns Cup! I am attaching the social program for you, you will notice that this year on the Friday we have a new event, a ladies lunch for those of you who do not want to sail but want some fun! So ladies, please support this great event, you will notice from the social program that the entertainment will be kicking off as you finish desert, what more could you ask for? I will update you further closer to the event with the full line up for the afternoon, Valerie Stallard and her committee are hoping to do something different and special for you!

As always, if you would like to organise a private function in the club, please contact any member of the social committee.

Looking forward to seeing you in KYC.

Dave Ross