Sailing and Training Circular

Sailing Circular - 29er Hong Kong Open & Rolex China Sea Race - Enter Now
 
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NEWS

 
 
 
 
 
 

29er HONG KONG OPEN - 27 TO 29 DEC - ENTRY DEADLINE - 24 DEC
Enter online now for the 29er Hong Kong Open 2017, registration can be completed here.

ZHIK 29er WORLDS 2018 - 2 TO 8 JAN
We need you! Sign up to volunteer onshore here

HKRNVR MEMORIAL VASE  - 10 FEB
Now that 2 of the 4 events that constitute the Top Dog Trophy Series have been completed, it's time to get ready for the HKRNVR.  Early bird entry deadline is: 1800hrs on Sunday 4 February 2018.

HONG KONG RACE WEEK 2018 - 20 TO 25 FEB - EARLY BIRD ENTRY CLOSES 15 DEC
Enter online now for the Hong Kong Race Week 2018, registration can be completed here.

CHINA SEA 200 DASH - 10 TO 11 MARCH
The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club cordially invites entries to the third China Sea 200 Dash, a Category 3 offshore race with liferaft using virtual marks to create a course which starts and finishes in Hong Kong waters. The intent is to help boats get tuned-up and their crews ready for night sailing before the start of the Rolex China Sea Race 2018. Boats not entering the Rolex China Sea Race are also welcome to enter, subject to meeting the requirements outlined in the Notice of Race.  It is the intent of the Race Committee that course lengths will differ between divisions to enable the majority of boats to finish around the same time on Sunday afternoon. Registration can be completed here.

MONSOON SERIES - 2017 - 2018
Incorporating the HHYC Monsoon Winter Series, HHYC Monsoon Spring Series and the RHKYC Monsoon Spring Cup. Click here for more information. 

VOLVO OCEAN RACE COMMENTATORS
On behalf of Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18, we are looking for candidates to take on the role of commentators on spectator boats for the Hong Kong events in Jan 2018. For more information click here

COA COMMODORES' CHRISTMAS CUP - 9 DEC 
"COA Commodores' Christmas Cup" is an annual cross yacht clubs race organise by COA and generously supported by Commodores of the main yacht clubs in Hong Kong. For more information visit the COA website here

SUBIC BAY TO BORACAY RACE & BORACAY CUP REGATTA - 23 FEB TO 2 MAR 
Entry is open, registration can be completed online here.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Offshore Racing

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

ROLEX CHINA SEA RACE

Starts 28 March 2018
565nm Category 1 Offshore Race from Hong Kong
to Subic Bay Philippines.

Online Registration »

 

 
 
 

ROLEX CHINA SEA RACE - SEA SAFETY & SURVIVAL COURSES

Please note that due to the number of events taking place in January/February the pool at Kellett Island will not close until after 7 February and therefore may not reopen until after the race has started.  If you need to update your Sea Safety & Survival certificate please book in early with Asia Pacific Yachting as the course dates below are the only courses that will be run before the start of the Rolex China Sea Race 2018. 
COURSE 1 – 12 AND 13 DEC
COURSE 2 – 13 AND 14 JAN

 
 
 
 
 
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VOLUNTEER THIS SAILING SEASON! 
Thank you to our volunteers who contributed a massive 862 days during the 2016-2017 season! If you would like to offer your help for any of our sailing events, please give us a preliminary indication of your availability by filling in the registration form.
Register to volunteer »

VOLUNTEER VOLVO OCEAN RACE
For the first time ever, the Volvo Ocean Race is visiting Hong Kong. Kai Tak Runway Park will play host to the boats and Race Festival with over 100,000 visitors expected and we want you to be part of this new and exciting event!

The key to the success of the Volvo Ocean Race Festival are the amazing volunteers. You will be the face of our event, a vital team which provides the atmosphere, positive vibe and personal touch.
Do you want to be part of our amazing team and the unique Volvo Ocean Race experience?
Please email volvooceanrace@mayoandcalder.com for more information on volunteering on shore.

 
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

 

 
HKRNVR Memorial Vase   10 February   
 
 
Tomes Cup   21 April  
 
 
Nations' Cup   22 April   
 
 
Spring Regatta    19 to 20 May   
 
 
Sunset Series   1 June - 17 August  
 
 
Sunshine Series   2 June - 7 July  
 
  Sailing Calender  
 
 
 
 
 
 

Sail Training

 
 
 
 
 
 

SAILING COURSES 

CORPORATE SAILING Team building, Client and Reward Days. Book your team in here!

APPROVED HELMS LIST Members wishing to hire RHKYC dinghies/yachts must first be on the Approved Helm list. Download application

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Shore Courses

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

SHORE COURSES
RUSTY RIB TRAINING - 16 DEC
Are you on the Club's approved RIB driver list but feel that you are out of practice and need to refresh your RIB handling skills? We are offering Rusty RIB Training sessions to get you back out on the water with confidence. Click here to learn more! 

HKSF Safety at Sea   click here
First Aid CPR and AED   click here
RYA Powerboat Training   click here
HK Pleasure Vessel Operators    click here
HF/ GMDSS/DSC Radio Operator   click here
 
 
 
 
 
 

Youth Sailing

 
 
 
 
 
 

For information about our Sharks racing squads, please check out their Facebook page!

UPCOMING YOUTH RACING EVENTS
29er Hong Kong Open - 27 to 29 Dec 2017
Zhik 29er World Championship - 2 to 8 Jan 2018
Hong Kong Race Week - 20 to 25 Feb 2018 
Inter-School Sailing Festival - 10 to 11 Mar 2018

YOUTH SAILING COURSES
Youth Sail Training Courses - click here

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Marine

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

WESTERN STEPS AT KELLETT ISLAND
Please note that the Western steps at Kellett Island are closed for the remainder of the development. 

TYPHOON SHELTER CONSTRUCTION MEMO
Increased marine traffic due to construction at KI, please be careful when mooring and make sure to secure your boats properly.

MARINE MEMOS - click here
MARINE NOTICES - click here
 

 
 
 
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Tel: (852) 2832 2817 Fax: (852) 2572 5399 Email: office@rhkyc.org.hk

 
 
 
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